Interesting Points•3 types of Cloud Computing •Software-as-a-Service •Infrastructure-as-a-Service •Platform-as-a-Service•Life Sciences and the Cloud •Benefits (budget, time, scalability) •Limitations (security)
Key Takeaway•Consideration for Implementation •Compliance with Food and Drug Administration’s 21 Code of Federal Regulations •Security (Authentication, Data, Infrastructure, Personnel)•Comparison of Cloud & In-House
Personal Rating•In-depth view of Cloud Computingusing Life Sciences as an example•Disadvantages of Cloud Computing?
Issues for Discussion•What are the disadvantages of usingcloud computing? •Security (Data, Models, Availability) •Dependency (Migration, 3rd Party) •Flexibility (Special Customization, Lower Rate of IT Innovation) •Cost (Hidden Cost, Future Charges) •Knowledge (Service Provider) •Integration (Local Devices)
Issues for Discussion•Will cloud computing dominate theworld? •71% Information Transactions by 2020 (Study - Pew Internet & American Life) •In-House Services •The future is about developing innovative business models that use the technological advantages that cloud computing enables.
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