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Cloud Computing: An Aspect of Information System

Md. Abdullah-Al-Shafi, Ali Newaz Bahar. Published in Distributed Systems

International Journal of Applied Information Systems
Year of Publication: 2016
Publisher: Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Authors: Md. Abdullah-Al-Shafi, Ali Newaz Bahar
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  1. Md. Abdullah-Al-Shafi and Ali Newaz Bahar. Article: Cloud Computing: An Aspect of Information System. International Journal of Applied Information Systems 10(4):46-50, January 2016. BibTeX

    	author = "Md. Abdullah-Al-Shafi and Ali Newaz Bahar",
    	title = "Article: Cloud Computing: An Aspect of Information System",
    	journal = "International Journal of Applied Information Systems",
    	year = 2016,
    	volume = 10,
    	number = 4,
    	pages = "46-50",
    	month = "January",
    	note = "Published by Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA"


Cloud computing sometimes called on-demand computing is ascending nimble along its data-centre flourishing at a remarkable standard. It appears as a unique and attractive computing pattern that intent to furnish customized, decisive and quality of service guaranteed effective computing situations. Cloud computing offers immense convenience to the IT industry also revamp the IT industry just as revolt although the advancement of this technology is presently at its inception, with many concerns still to be addressed. This paper, an analyzation of cloud computing along its components, architectural basis and challenges of cloud computing also an analysis of mobile cloud computing is presented. The purpose of this paper is to contribute a superior understanding of the architecture challenges of cloud computing.


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Cloud computing, Information resources, Information security, Mobile cloud computing.