It’s safe to say the ‘cloud’ has fully begun to cover the construction industry. In 2011, many construction technology providers came to market with SaaS (software-as-a-service) offerings and managed services programs for cloud computing for the industry, giving contractors the option to choose between on-premise applications and hosted solutions. While some construction companies are still going the way of traditional desktop applications, more and more firms are latching onto the concept of the cloud.