Adoption of Cloud Computing in Hotel Industry as Emerging Services

Vella, Elaine, Yang, Longzhi, Anwar, Naveed and Jin, Nanlin (2018) Adoption of Cloud Computing in Hotel Industry as Emerging Services. In: Transforming Digital Worlds. iConference 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (10766). Springer, Cham, pp. 218-228. ISBN 9783319781044, 9783319781051

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The hotel industry is experiencing forces of change as a result of data explosion, social media, increased individualized expectations by customers. It is thus appealing to study the cloud computing adoption in the hotel industry to respond such changes. This paper reported an investigation on such topic by identifying the cloud computing services and summarising their benefits and challenges in organization, management and operation. The research findings were comparatively studied in reference to the results appeared in the literature. In addition, recommendations were made for both cloud service providers and hotels in strategic planning, investment, and management of cloud-oriented services.

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cloud computing, Cloud service adoption, Hospitality
Subjects: G400 Computer Science
G500 Information Systems
N100 Business studies
Department: Faculties > Engineering and Environment > Computer and Information Sciences
Depositing User: Naveed Anwar
Date Deposited: 27 Mar 2018 08:43
Last Modified: 31 Jul 2021 20:33

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