This Infoline focuses on the emergence of cloud computing,
its role in driving an important shift in information technology,
and its growing presence in the lives of everyone who uses
computing and telecommunications technology, with an emphasis on
its role for workplace learning and performance professionals. This
Infoline defines cloud computing, and discusses the benefits
and potential issues it brings.
Through the use of specific examples and case studies, this
Infoline examines the role cloud computing will play for a
number of workplace learning professionals, particularly those who
deal directly with technology companies and organizations; in
addition, it provides suggestions for short- and long-term action.
It also includes a valuable job aid to assess how cloud computing
might affect workplace learning professionals and their
organizations, along with recommendations on how to proceed.
Product SKU: 251104 ISBN: 978-1-56286-790-4
Pages: 20 pages Publisher: ASTD Press
Pub Date: April 2011 Format: Booklet