E-commerce cloud: Opportunities and challenges

Mariam Al-Jaberi, Nader Mohamed, Jameela Al-Jaroodi

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    5 Citations (Scopus)

    Abstract

    Cloud computing is drawing the attentions of all sectors - such as health care, telecommunications, entertainment and e-commerce. It offers services online by providing a complete set of information technology (IT) solutions which promise to cut costs and efforts and enhance performance and efficiency of delivering services for customers. In e-commerce applications, the cloud can contribute enormously in enhancing business processes leading to better economic value for the business enterprise. In this paper, a set of opportunities and challenges have been discussed based on related research to highlight the main advantages provided by the cloud for e-commerce applications and discuss the relevant concerns and issues.

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationIEOM 2015 - 5th International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, Proceeding
    PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
    ISBN (Electronic)9781479960651
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Apr 23 2015
    Event5th International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, IEOM 2015 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Duration: Mar 3 2015Mar 5 2015

    Publication series

    NameIEOM 2015 - 5th International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, Proceeding

    Other

    Other5th International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, IEOM 2015
    Country/TerritoryUnited Arab Emirates
    CityDubai
    Period3/3/153/5/15

    Keywords

    • Cloud Computing
    • Internet
    • e-Commerce

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
    • Management Science and Operations Research

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