E-Learning Based on Cloud Computing
The popularity of learning on the internet, the construction of perfect web-based learning environment has become one of the hot points on researching remote education. It is envisioned that, in the near future, cloud computing will have a significant impact on the educational and learning environment, enabling their own users (i.e., learners, instructors, and administrators) to perform their tasks effectively with less cost by utilizing the available cloud-based applications offered by the cloud service providers. This paper discusses the use of cloud computing in the educational and learning arena, to be called "Education and Learning as a Service" (ELaaS), emphasizing its possible benefits and offerings.
Provided by: Dehradun Institute of Technology Topic: Cloud Date Added: Feb 2012 Format: PDF