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Cloud Computing Applications in Social Work and Education

Cloud Computing Applications in Social Work and Education
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Author(s): Estabraq Abbas Fadhil (Atilim University, Turkey) and Sacip Toker (Atilim University, Turkey)
Copyright: 2022
Pages: 27
Source title: Handbook of Research on Cyber Approaches to Public Administration and Social Policy
Source Author(s)/Editor(s): Fahri Ă–zsungur (Mersin University, Turkey)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-6684-3380-5.ch002


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This chapter provides overall information related to cloud computing technology. Initially, it explains an overview history of the technology. In addition, the components of cloud computing and how these components interact each other are described for a better understanding of lay persons. The distinctive fundamental characteristics of cloud computing are also listed. The chapter illuminates the service and deployment models of cloud computing. Moreover, the benefits and challenges are examined. Another section of the chapter highlights possible implementations of cloud computing in education and compares these implementations between the developing and developed country perspectives. More specifically, the services currently being used in the education domain are also emphasized. Finally, the possibility of using cloud computing in social work as an information technology or systems solutions is considered.

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