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A University of Greenwich Case Study of Cloud Computing – Education as a Service

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This paper proposes a new Supply Chain Business Model in the Education domain and demonstrates how Education as a Service (EaaS) can be delivered. The implementation at the University of Greenwich (UoG) is used as a case study. Cloud computing business models are classified into eight of Business Models, this classification is essential to the development of EaaS. A pair of the Hexagon Models is used to review Cloud projects against success criteria; one Hexagon Model focuses on Business Model and the other on IT Services. The UoG case study demonstrates the added value offered by Supply Chain software deployed by private cloud, where an Oracle suite and SAP supply chain can demonstrate supply chain distribution and is useful for teaching. The evaluation shows that students feel more motivated and can understand their coursework better.

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Chang, Victor and Wills, Gary (2013) A University of Greenwich Case Study of Cloud Computing – Education as a Service In, E-Logistics and E-Supply Chain Management: Applications for Evolving Business. IGI Global

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Published date: January 2013
Keywords: Education as a Service (EaaS), Simulations for teaching, Supply Chain and Cloud, Hexagon Models, Cloud Computing Business Framework (CCBF).
Organisations: Electronics & Computer Science, Electronic & Software Systems

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Local EPrints ID: 341629
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/341629
PURE UUID: 1a374119-126e-48ef-9a8e-ca78b1e71321
ORCID for Gary Wills: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0001-5771-4088

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Date deposited: 30 Jul 2012 12:59
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 05:33

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