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Title Cloud computing for teaching and learning : strategies for design and implementation / Lee Chao, editor
Published Hershey, Pa. : IGI Global (701 E. Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA), 2012
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Description 1 online resource (305 pages) : digital files
Contents 1. Overview of cloud computing and its application in e-learning / Lee Chao -- 2. A semantic framework for cloud learning environments / Alexander Mikroyannidis -- 3. Utilizing open source cloud computing environments to provide cost effective support for university education and research / Patrick Dreher, Mladen Vouk -- 4. Conducting research in the cloud / Bay Arinze, Cheickna Sylla -- 5. Cloud computing for education and research in developing countries / Hong-Linh Truong ... [and others] -- 6. Teaching clouds: lessons taught and lessons learnt / Lee Gillam, Bin Li, John O'Loughlin -- 7. Implement virtual programming lab with cloud computing for web-based distance education / Harris Wang, Dusty Philips -- 8. Cloud computing for on-demand virtual desktops and labs / Christoph Reich, Sandra H̐Μưubner, Hendrik Kuijs -- 9. Developing a private cloud based IP telephony laboratory and curriculum / Dongqing Yuan, Cody Lewandowski, Jiling Zhong -- 10. Harnessing the potential of cloud computing to transform higher education / P. Thomas -- 11. Mobile cloud services as catalysts for pedagogical change / Thomas Cochrane -- 12. Cloud computing: next generation education / Paul Jeffery Marshall -- 13. Legal and contractual issues of cloud computing for educational institutions / Niall Sclater -- 14. Security issues in cloud computing / Kevin Curran, Sean Carlin, Mervyn Adams -- 15. Cloud computing solution for internet based teaching and learning / Lee Chao -- 16. Data partitioning for highly scalable cloud applications / Robert Neumann ... [and others] -- 17. Intelligent clouds: by means of using multi-agent systems environments / Mauricio Paletta -- 18. Large-scale systems and society / Lambert Spaanenburg
Summary "This book provides the latest information about cloud development and cloud applications in teaching and learning, including empirical research findings in these areas for professionals and researchers working in the field of e-learning who want to implement teaching and learning with cloud computing"--Provided by publisher
Analysis Education cloud
Cloud services in e- learning
Cloud platform for teaching and learning
Teaching and learning in the cloud
Open source cloud computing
E-leaning
Collaboration and group learning
Cloud based research
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Mode of access: World Wide Web
Description based on title screen (IGI Global, viewed April 22, 2012)
Subject Cloud computing.
Web-based instruction.
Computer-assisted instruction.
Form Electronic book
Author Chao, Lee, 1951-
IGI Global.
LC no. 2011047365
ISBN 9781466609587 (ebook)