University of kwazulu-natal a study of cloud computing technology adoption by small and medium enterprises (smes) in gauteng province by lufungula osembe. In this paper, a literature review is performed on smes with respect to ict adoption and cloud computing an overview of existing work done on cloud computing and smes in general is then carried out using the pest analysis. Chapter a literature review on cloud computing adoption issues a literature rev iew on cloud computing a doption issues in cloud computing services  smes are concerned with variou. Literature review witnessed that a few studies on cloud computing adoption in organizations used different adoption frameworks such as the toe framework (see, for example, hsu et al, 2014), the technology acceptance model (tam). The objective of this study is to analyze available literature on the subject of risk management for small- and medium-sized enterprises from 1999 to 2009 the analysis derives interesting characteristics from the scientific studies, highlighting gaps and guidelines for future research.
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Based on the literature review, this paper discussed how the traditional e-commerce businesses and in- dustry were influenced by cloud computing in technical architecture, service modes and the industrial chain. Cloud computing has become the buzzword in the industry today though, it is not an entirely new concept but in today's digital age, it has become ubiquitous due to the proliferation of internet, broadband, mobile devices, better bandwidth and mobility requirements for end-users (be it consumers, smes or enterprises. Cloud computing private servers, though the organization has to bear the initial according to the official nist definition  , cloud computing is a model for enabling ubiquitous, convenient, on. Case study 2: cloud computing cloud computing has made company information systems more flexible and accessible it uses the internet to offer computing resources, such as software, as a service there are many benefits associated with switching over to cloud computing.
Ha3: a security model for cloud computing can guide smes to achieve security in the cloud 14 objectives of the study the main objective of this study is to investigate the strategies for smes to achieve effective security in the cloud. In this paper, a literature review is performed on smes with respect to ict adoption and cloud the adoption of cloud computing by smes are shown in. Based on the literature review, table 1 summarizes major strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and treats related to the implementation of cloud technologies in the. Cloud computing is a new business model, which is particularly valuable for smes with limited budgets for ic t investment (mudge, 2010) cloud computing is commercially viable for many. Literature review cloud computing cloud computing is among one of the emerging trends in technology and business currently national institute of standards and technology (nist) in 2011 defined cloud computing as.
Abstract research in cloud computing is undergoing rapid growth since its evolution less than a decade ago this paper seeks to contribute to the understanding of this growing research area and by this, consider the potential for cloud computing in small and medium enterprises (smes) in developing countries (dcs. This paper presents a systematic literature review, to explore the current key issues related to cloud computing adoption in small medium enterprises smes this is achieved by reviewing 55 articles published about cloud computing adoption in smes. Cloud computing can be defined as a computing method to provide computing as the utility to meet the everyday needs of the general business community cloud computing refers to the applications, the hardware and software delivered as services over the internet . Cloud computing is a distributed architecture that centralizes server resources on a scalable platform so as to provide on demand computing resources and services [1.
Literature review according to the organization information processing theory, organizations are characterized as systems that possess both need and ability to process information as a means to reduce uncertainty (bagchi, & bhattacharya, 2014) such as demand for sizes in fashion retail (kurz et al, 2015. Cloud computing for smes the goal of this research is to investigate the concern and challenges that smes needs to consider prior deploying it resources to cloud also the. Of a literature review aiming at identifying variables that play a significant role on the decision of smes to adopt cloud or fos accounting and enterprise information systems organizational, business policy, environmental, technological and accounting information. Smes' intention to adopt cloud computing as a dependent variable was influenced by six independent variables: cloud relative advantages (cra), cloud flexibility (cf), quality of service (qos), cloud security (cs), cloud privacy (cp) and awareness of.