Web Based Software

What's web-based software and why should I use it?

Web-based software is quickly replacing traditional desktop software due to it's many advantage, however we still get lots of questions about what web-based (or cloud) software is and what it's advantages are for the child care industry. Since Sandbox is web-based childcare software, we decided to post some information about it here.

 

So what exactly is web-based software?

Web-based software is software that runs in a web browser over the Internet, and it doesn't require installation on your computer. You simply login to the software through your web browser, and you can do it securely from anywhere. Here are some of the many advantages to using web-based software versus traditional desktop software.

Compatibility

Since web-based software runs in a web browser, it's compatible with any device that has one of the major four web browsers installed: Google Chrome (recommended), Windows IE, Safari, or Firefox. No need toworry about compatibility issues. You can even use the software on different operating systems within your center at the same time. Sandbox childcare software will also run on tablet devices such as Apple's iPad, and Android devices like the Samsung Galaxy.