Common Modules in a SaaS Application

If you are a software designer or consultant you will often be designing service modules for every SaaS application.

I am Rana Jayant, A marketing and technology consultant and I am listing all the common modules for reusability.


In a Software as a Service (SaaS) application, there are several common modules or components that are typically present to provide various functionalities and features to users. Here are some common modules you might find in a SaaS application:

This blog will list most of them.

No Module Name Description
1 User Management Handles user authentication, authorization, and profile management.
2 Dashboard Provides an overview of key metrics and personalized insights.
3 Subscription and Billing Manages subscription plans, payments, upgrades, and billing information.
4 Content Management Enables users to create, edit, and manage various types of content.
5 Data Storage and Database Manages data storage, and retrieval, and ensures data security and backups.
6 Communication Facilitates user communication through messaging and notifications.
7 Reporting and Analytics Offers detailed reports, charts, and insights based on user data.
8 Integration and API Provides APIs for third-party integrations and data exchange.
9 Workflow Automation Automates business processes and tasks to improve operational efficiency.
10 Security and Compliance Ensures data security, encryption, and compliance with standards.
11 Support and Helpdesk Offers customer support features like ticketing systems and knowledge bases.
12 Customization and Personalization Allows users to customize the interface and features for a tailored experience.
13 Notifications Handles real-time notifications to keep users informed.
14 Search and Filtering Provides search and filtering options for content discovery.
15 Mobile App Develops and maintains a mobile app version of the SaaS application.

You can use these modules to build you next software as a service application or any other software that has its relevancy.