Migration of Cloud Services and Deliveries to Higher Education

Raed Alsufyani, Fash Safdari, Victor Chang


This paper discusses the adoption of cloud computing in education. It emphasizes the view that cloud computing is vital in the education sector because of its ability to reduce the overall costs of IT infrastructure installation and maintenance, improvement of efficiency, and the sharing of IT resources among students. The flexibility of cloud computing and its reliability makes it more appropriate for use in the educational environment. The Leeds Beckett University cloud project utilizes the SAS Educational Value-Added Assessment System, which gives lecturers the opportunity to deliver accurate content to students while monitoring their progress. Contemporary educational institutions must look forward to improve their research and education through cloud computing.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Alsufyani R., Safdari F. and Chang V. (2015). Migration of Cloud Services and Deliveries to Higher Education . In Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Emerging Software as a Service and Analytics - Volume 1: ESaaSA, (CLOSER 2015) ISBN 978-989-758-110-6, pages 86-94. DOI: 10.5220/0005528500860094

in Bibtex Style

author={Raed Alsufyani and Fash Safdari and Victor Chang},
title={Migration of Cloud Services and Deliveries to Higher Education},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Emerging Software as a Service and Analytics - Volume 1: ESaaSA, (CLOSER 2015)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Emerging Software as a Service and Analytics - Volume 1: ESaaSA, (CLOSER 2015)
TI - Migration of Cloud Services and Deliveries to Higher Education
SN - 978-989-758-110-6
AU - Alsufyani R.
AU - Safdari F.
AU - Chang V.
PY - 2015
SP - 86
EP - 94
DO - 10.5220/0005528500860094