Web-based software is software you use over the internet and accessed through a web browser. All you need is an internet connection.  You don’t have to install anything onto your computer in order to make it work.

Web-based software is great for businesses because you everything is handled for you from a technical side.  Here are the top reasons to go with web-based software:
• No installation: There is nothing you need to install to make the system work.  As long as you have an internet connection, you can access the system from your pc.
• Security:  Your data is safe and secure with us.  Our hosting facility is SAS 70 complaint. Our software and infrastructure is updated regularly with the latest security patches. The traffic on our network flows behind an enterprise-class firewall to keep your data safe.
• Backups:  We backup your data daily.  You do not have to rely on a process within your office or an IT person.  We backup your data securing and at multiple locations for disaster recovery purposes.
• Upgrades:  With web-based software you are always on the latest version of the software.  There is no need to perform upgrades on your side as it is always taken care of by our team.

Blitz sales follow-up software is a good example of software that is used on the web.