A Decision Framework Model for Migration into Cloud: Business, Application, Security and Privacy Perspectives

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Islam, S., Weippl, Edgar R. and Krombholz, Katharina 2014. A Decision Framework Model for Migration into Cloud: Business, Application, Security and Privacy Perspectives. in: Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services New York, NY, USA ACM. pp. 185-189
AuthorsIslam, S., Weippl, Edgar R. and Krombholz, Katharina
Abstract

Cloud computing offers a different, affordable approach for supporting the IT needs of organisations. However, despite the unprecedented benefits cloud migration may bring, there are numerous difficulties involved in moving business critical applications, legacy systems or corporate data into the cloud. It is necessary to consider a broad view over all business areas, and taking into account the technical and business minutiae of a full scale cloud migration, as well as the wider concerns of security, privacy and other business and technical risks. A detailed understanding of all these areas is required in order to make the correct decisions concerning cloud migration. This paper aims to take a broad view of the issues relating to migration. We propose a process model to identify risks and requirements, as well as to provide control assurance during the migration decision. We also define an outline migration strategy by focusing on the context of the organisation.

Keywordscloud migration; risk management; security; privacy
Book titleProceedings of the 16th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services
Page range185-189
Year2014
PublisherACM
Publication dates
Print04 Dec 2014
Publication process dates
Deposited09 Mar 2017
Accepted2014
Place of publicationNew York, NY, USA
Event16th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services (iiWAS2014)
ISBN978-1-4503-3001-5
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)doi:10.1145/2684200.2684301
FunderAustrian Science Fund (FWF)
Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG)
Austrian Science Fund
Austrian Research Promotion Agency
Web address (URL)http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=2684354
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© ACM 2014. This is the author's version of the work. It is posted here for your personal use. Not for redistribution. The definitive Version of Record was published in Islam, S., Weippl, E.R. & Krombholz, K., 2014. A Decision Framework Model for Migration into Cloud. Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services - iiWAS ’14.
Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2684200.2684354.

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