A Case Study on the Adoption of Cloud Computing in Malaysia from The Perspectives of Cloud Providers

  • Noor Hazwani Mohamad Puad Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Asma Md Ali Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Mohd Adam Suhaimi Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Husnayati Hussin Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia, Malaysia

Abstract

The objective of this study is to discover the perspectives of cloud providers towards cloud computing adoption in Malaysia in terms of the challenges faced by cloud providers and reasons for the adoption. Data were collected through semi structured interviews with three cloud providers. The findings indicated security concern, difficulties in learning cloud computing infrastructure, changes in IT roles, high cost of bandwidth and life span of IT equipment as challenges faced by cloud providers in providing cloud service in Malaysia. This study also discovered cloud scalability, end-to-end management, high level security, and customizable as the reasons on cloud computing adoption. The findings of this study help people to understand more about the current situation of cloud computing adoption in Malaysia

Published
2019-03-13
How to Cite
PUAD, Noor Hazwani Mohamad et al. A Case Study on the Adoption of Cloud Computing in Malaysia from The Perspectives of Cloud Providers. International Journal of Innovation in Enterprise System, [S.l.], v. 3, n. 01, p. 42-47, mar. 2019. ISSN 2580-3050. Available at: <http://ijies.sie.telkomuniversity.ac.id/index.php/IJIES/article/view/114>. Date accessed: 22 mar. 2019. doi: https://doi.org/10.25124/ijies.v3i01.114.