Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing

Abstract In the 21st century, the world has transformed a lot and so are the virtual software, tools and techniques. An emerging trend for cloud computing has been observed all over. To remain competitive, companies preferably depend more on this technology. Despite the benefits of cloud computing it also led to exposure to certain risks which are not only related to the physical machines but also the virtual risks and threats. This research work focuses on exploring the possible risks and security issues related to this technology and how they can be managed and eliminated. The information regarding cloud computing was collected by applying primary data collection method, through an open-ended questionnaire. There were total 6 questions in the questionnaire; first two questions were general, about the business of the respondents. While, the next four questions were related the different risks or issues they might have faced in adaptation of cloud computing and how they overcome them. The findings and analysis of this research work highlights different risks, problems, issues and complexities faced by businesses in adopting cloud computing and the measures taken by them to overcome such issues. More info →