Volume 2 Issue 11

ADOPTION OF CLOUD COMPUTING IN HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTION IN NIGERIA (140343)

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Abstract : The study is to examine the adoption of cloud in th e higher educational institution in Nigeria. The nine variants were used to investigate the adop tion of cloud computing in order to make a decision by HEIs management in Nigeria to perceive the usefulness to adopt cloud as well as the benefit and significance on cloud computing. The ni ne factors were examined in this study there are:relative advantage,compatibility,complexity,trailibility,top management,firm size,amount of information,pressure coercive and qualit y of internet connection. This study was adopted innovation diffusion theory. Technological,organizational and environmental (TOE) to explain the adoption of cloud computing in HEIs in Nigeria. Quantitative method was used to collect data by distributing the questionnaire to 1 27 people from higher educational institutions in Nigeria. The finding in this study was used smar tPLS to analyze the date which seven variables were supported and the three were not sup port to explain the adoption of cloud computing in higher education in Nigeria. Keyword:cloud computing,Technological,organizati onal and environmental (TOE),innovation diffusion theory (IDT)

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Modified Date : 2015-11-20

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Jibril Sahban Ibrahim , Dr. Arafan Shahzad , "ADOPTION OF CLOUD COMPUTING IN HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTION IN NIGERIA", IJIERT - International Journal of Innovations in Engineering Research and Technology, Volume 2 Issue 11, ISSN : 2394-3696, Page No.