Cloud-Based Management Information System: A Systematic Review and Future Research Scope

  • Raed Kareem Kanaan, Dr. Amman Arab University, Amman, Jordan
  • Ghassan Abumatar Amman Arab University, Amman, Jordan
  • Alhareth Mohammed Abu Hussein Amman Arab University, Amman, Jordan

Abstract

Several organizations, mostly governmental, have adopted information systems for management. They are considered especially helpful for large projects that have a high degree of complexity. Due to this, most firms, especially in developing countries like Jordan, can remain on their core functions with the successful adoption of cloud-based management information systems. This study primarily focuses on the systematic review of several studies in the literature that have evaluated management information system through cloud computing technology. In order to achieve the aim of this study, a systematic review of management and business process journals is conducted Results returned are evaluated and assessed to understand principle functioning of information systems, their uses in management, and adaptation of cloud-based MIS. Results of the assessment are compiled and a collective conclusion about the adoption of cloud-based MIS have been discerned for our present study. Findings indicate a structural focus on cloud-based management information systems among small and medium enterprises, several organizations, mostly governmental as well as industrial giants. Therefore, through this research study, the applicability of cloud-based MIS into the management processes is explored and highlighted. Various advantages and applications of cloud-based MIS in outsourcing and management are compiled from related studies in the literature

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

References

Abdulhamid, S.I.M., Latiff, A., Shafie, M., & Bashir, M.B. (2014). Scheduling Techniques in on-Demand Grid as a Service Cloud: A Review. Journal of Theoretical & Applied Information Technology, 63(1).

Abrishami, S., & Naghibzadeh, M. (2012). Deadline-Constrained Workflow Scheduling in Software as a Service Cloud. Scientia Iranica, 19(3), 680-689.

Aghdam, S.M., & Navimipour, N.J. (2016). Opinion Leaders Selection in the Social Networks based on Trust Relationships Propagation. Karbala International Journal of Modern Science, 2(2), 88-97.

Alenezi, H., Tarhini, A., & Masa'deh, R. (2015). Investigating the Strategic Relationship between Information Quality and E-Government Benefits: A Literature Review. International Review of Social Sciences and Humanities, 9(1), 33-50.

Alenezi, H., Tarhini, A., Alalwan, A., & Al-Qirim, N. (2017). Factors Affecting the Adoption of E-Government in Kuwait: A Qualitative Study. Electronic Journal of e-Government, 15(2), 84-102.

Alghamdi, B.S., Elnamaky, M., Arafah, M.A., Alsabaan, M., & Bakry, S.H. (2019). A Context Establishment Framework for Cloud Computing Information Security Risk Management Based on the STOPE View. IJ Network Security, 21(1), 166-176.

Ali M. Alakeel (2010). A Guide to Dynamic Load Balancing in Distributed Computer Systems. International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security, 153-160.

Almarabeh, Tamara, & Yousef KhMajdalawi. (2019). Cloud Computing of E-commerce. Modern Applied Science, 13(1).

Altamony, H., Alshurideh, M., & Obeidat, B. (2012). Information Systems for Competitive Advantage: Implementation of an Organizational Strategic Management Process. Proceedings of the 18th IBIMA Conference on Innovation and Sustainable Economic Competitive Advantage: From Regional Development to World Economic, Istanbul, Turkey, 9th-10th May.

Archetti, F., Giordani, I., & Candelieri, A. (2015). Data Science and Environmental Management in Smart Cities. Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 14(9), 2095-2102.

Ardalan, A., Hammesfahr, J., & Pope, J. (1992). Total Quality Control: The Repair Facility. Industrial Management & Data Systems, 92(8), 7-10.

Armbrust, M., Fox, A., Griffith, R., Joseph, A.D., Katz, R., Konwinski, A., Lee, G., Patterson, D., Rabkin, A., Stoica, I., & Zaharia, M. (2010). A View of Cloud Computing. Communications of the ACM, 53, 50-58.

Asatiani, A. (2016). Impact of Cloud Computing on Business Process Outsourcing-Case: Accounting in Small and Medium-sized Enterprises. PhD Thesis, Department of Information and Services Economy, Aalto University.

Asghari, S. & Navimipour, N. (2016). Review and Comparison of Meta-Heuristic Algorithms for Service Composition in Cloud Computing. Majlesi Journal of Multimedia Processing, 4(4).

Banerjee, S., Adhikari, M., Kar, S., & Biswas, U. (2015). Development and Analysis of a New Cloudlet Allocation Strategy for QoS Improvement in Cloud. Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 40(5), 1409-1425.

Belton, P. (2017). Competitive Strategy: Creating and Sustaining Superior Performance. Macat International Ltd.

Boos, D., Guenter, H., Grote, G., & Kinder, K. (2013), Controllable Accountabilities: The Internet of Things and its Challenges for Organisations. Behaviour & Information Technology, 32(5), 449-467.

Brous, P., Janssen, M., & Herder, P. (2019). Internet of Things Adoption for Reconfiguring Decision-Making Processes in Asset Management. Business Process Management Journal, 25(3), 495-511.

Celesti, A., Fazio, M., Villari, M., & Puliafito, A. (2012). Virtual Machine Provisioning through Satellite Communications in Federated Cloud Environments. Future Generation Computer Systems, 28(1), 85-93.

Chiregi, M., & Navimipour, N. (2016). A New Method for Trust and Reputation Evaluation in the Cloud Environments Using the Recommendations of Opinion Leaders' Entities and Removing the Effect of Troll Entities. Computers in Human Behavior, 60, 280-292.

Daraghmi, E.Y., & Yuan, S. (2015). A Small World based Overlay Network for Improving Dynamic Load-Balancing. Journal of Systems and Software, 107, 187-203.

De Falco, I., Laskowski, E., Olejnik, R., Scafuri, U., Tarantino, E., & Tudruj, M. (2015). Extremal Optimization Applied to Load Balancing in Execution of Distributed Programs. Applied Soft Computing, 30, 501-513.

Dodonov, E., & de Mello, R. (2010). A Novel Approach for Distributed Application Scheduling based on a Prediction of Communication Events. Future Generation Computer Systems, 26(5), 740-752.

Gangwar, H., Date, H., & Ramaswamy, R. (2015). Understanding Determinants of Cloud Computing Adoption Using an Integrated TAM-TOE Model. Journal of Enterprise Information Management, 28(1), 107-130.

Goscinski, A., & Brock, M. (2010). Toward Dynamic and Attribute based Publication, Discovery, and Selection for Cloud Computing. Future Generation Computer Systems, 26, 947-970.

Hoefer, C.N., & Karagiannis, G. (2010). Taxonomy of Cloud Computing Services. IEEE Globecom Workshop on Enabling the Future Service-Oriented Internet.

Kalra, M., & Singh, S. (2015). A Review of Metaheuristic Scheduling Techniques in Cloud Computing. Egyptian Informatics Journal, 16(3), 275-295.

Kanaan, R., & Masa'deh, R. (2018). Increasing Citizen Engagement and Participation through eGovernment in Jordan. Modern Applied Science, 12(11), 225-231.

Karajeh, H., & Maqableh, M. (2014). Security of Cloud Computing Environment. The 23rd IBIMA Conference on Vision 2020: Sustainable Growth, Economic Development, and Global Competitiveness, USA, 2202-2215.

Katyal, M., & Mishra, A. (2014). A Comparative Study of Load Balancing Algorithms in Cloud Computing Environment. arXiv preprint arXiv:1403.6918.

Khalid, H., Noor, A., Iqbal, J., Farid, S., & Chang, V. (2018). Development of Public Sector Information Management Systems: Challenges and Promising Practices. Information Discovery and Delivery, 46(3), 184-195.

Khanli, L.M., & Razavi, S. (2008). LGR: The New Genetic Based Scheduler for Grid Computing Systems. Computational Intelligence for Modelling Control & Automation, 2008 International Conferenceon Computational Intelligence for Modelling Control & Automation, IEEE. Vienna, Austria.

Khwaldeh, S., Al-Hadid, I., Masa'deh, R., & Alrowwad, A. (2017). The Association between E-Services Web Portals Information Quality and ICT Competence in the Jordanian Universities. Asian Social Science, 13(3), 156-169.

Koo, D., Piratla, K., & Matthews, C.J. (2015). Towards Sustainable Water Supply: Schematic Development of Big Data Collection Using the Internet of Things (IoT). Presented at the Procedia Engineering, 118, 89-497, Available at: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2015.08.465

Kupiainen, E., Mäntylä, M.V., & Itkonen, J. (2015). Using Metrics in Agile and Lean Software Development–A Systematic Literature Review of Industrial Studies. Information and Software Technology, 62, 143-163.

Leavitt, N. (2009). Is Cloud Computing Really Ready for Prime Time?. Computer, 42(1), IEEE. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/4755149

Lee, C.S. (2001). Modeling the Business Value of Information Technology. Information and Management, 39, 191-210.

Li, K. (2012). Optimal Load Distribution for Multiple Heterogeneous Blade Servers in a Cloud Computing Environment. Journal of Grid Computing, 11(1), 27-46.

Liu, Y., Zhang, C., Li, B., & Niu, J. (2017). DeMS: A Hybrid Scheme of Task Scheduling and Load Balancing in Computing Clusters. Journal of Network and Computer Applications, 83, 213-220.

Low, C., Chen, Y., & Wu, M. (2011). Understanding the Determinants of Cloud Computing Adoption. Industrial Management & Data Systems, 111(7), 1006-1023.

Lu, Y., Xie, Q., Kliot, G., Geller, A., Larus, J.R., & Greenberg, A. (2011). Join-Idle-Queue: A Novel Load Balancing Algorithm for Dynamically Scalable Web Services. Performance Evaluation journal, 68(11), 1056-1071.

Marston, S., Li, Z., Bandyopadhyay, S., Zhang, J., & Ghalsasi, A. (2011). Cloud Computing-The Business Perspective. Decision Support Systems, 51(1), 176-189.

Mehrtens, J., Cragg, P., & Mills, A. (2001). A Model of Internet Adoption by SMEs. Information & Management, 39(3), 165-176.

Melville, N.P. (2010). Information Systems Innovation for Environmental Sustainability. MIS Quarterly, 34(1), 1-21.

Menzel, M., & Meinel, C. (2010). Secure SOA Modelling Security Requirements for Service-Oriented Architectures. IEEE International Conference on Services Computing.

Milani, B.A., & Navimipour, N. (2016). A Comprehensive Review of the Data Replication Techniques in the Cloud Environments: Major Trends and Future Directions. Journal of Network and Computer Applications, 64, 229-238.

Mirchandani, A.A., & Motwani, J. (2001). Understanding Small Business Electronic Commerce Adoption: An Empirical Analysis. Journal of Computer Information Systems, 70-73.

Mohamed, N., Al-Jaroodi, J., & Eid, A. (2013). A Dual-Direction Technique for Fast File Downloads with Dynamic Load Balancing in the Cloud. Journal of Network and Computer Applications, 36(4), 1116-1130.

Mohemed Almorsy, Grundy, J., & Ibrahim, Amani, S. (2011). Collaboration-based Cloud Computing Security Management Framework. In Proceedings of 2011 IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD 2011). (Washington, USA).

Navimipour, N.J., Rahmani, A.M., Navin, A.H., & Hosseinzadeh, M. (2015). Expert Cloud: A Cloud-based Framework to Share the Knowledge and Skills of Human Resources. Computers in Human Behavior, 46, 57-74.

Navimipour, N.J., & Soltani, Z. (2016). The Impact of Cost, Technology Acceptance and Employees' Satisfaction on the Effectiveness of the Electronic Customer Relationship Management Systems. Computers in Human Behavior, 55, 1052-1066.

Navimipour, N.J., & Zareie, B. (2015). A Model for Assessing the Impact of E-Learning Systems on Employees’ Satisfaction. Computers in Human Behavior, 53, 475-485.

Pan, M.J., & Jang, W.Y. (2008). Determinants of the Adoption of Enterprise Resource Planning within the Technology-Organization-Environment Framework: Taiwan's Communications Industry. Journal of Computer Information Systems, 48, 94-102.

Patil, D.H., Bhavsar, R.R., & Thorve, A.S. (2012). Data Security over Cloud. International Journal of Computer Applications, 5, 11-14.

Rath, A., Kumar, S., Mohapatra, S., & Thakurta, R. (2012). Decision Points for Adoption Cloud Computing in Small, Medium Enterprises (SMEs). In 2012 International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions, 688-691, IEEE.

Repschlaeger, J., Zarnekow, R., Wind, S., & Klaus, T. (2012). Cloud Requirement Framework: Requirements and Evaluation Criteria to Adopt Cloud Solutions. ECIS 2012 Proceedings, 42. https://aisel.aisnet.org/ecis2012/42.

Rose, J., Flak, L.S., & Sæbø, O. (2018). Stakeholder Theory for the E-government Context: Framing a Value-oriented Normative Core. Government Information Quarterly, 35(3), 362-374.

Sharma, M., Mehra, A., Jola, H., Kumar, A., Misra, M. & Tiwar, V. (2010). Scope of Cloud Computing in India. Journal of Computing, 2(5), 144-149.

Soufi, B., & Maguire, M. (2007). Achieving Usability within E-government Web Sites Illustrated by a Case Study Evaluation. In Symposium on Human Interface and the Management of Information (pp. 777-784). Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg.

Stone, B., & Vance, A. (2010). Companies Slowly Join Cloud-Computing. New York Times 19 April 2010. https://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/19/technology/19cloud.html

Sultan, N. (2010). Cloud Computing for Education: New Dawn?. International Journal of Information Management, 30, 109-116.

Tarhini, A., Al-Badi, A., Almajali, M., & Alrabayaah, S. (2017a). Factors Influencing Employees’ Intention to Use Cloud Computing. Journal of Management and Strategy, 8(2), 47.

Tarhini, A., Al-Busaidi, K., Bany Mohammed, A., & Maqableh, M. (2017b). Factors Influencing Students' Adoption of E-Learning: A Structural Equation Modeling Approach. Journal of International Education in Business, 10(2), 164-182.

Tarhini, A., Mgbemena, C., & Trab, MSA. (2015). User Adoption of Online Banking in Nigeria: A Qualitative Study. Journal of Internet Banking and Commerce, 20(3), 1-8.

Tuncay, E. (2010). Effective Use of Cloud Computing in Educational Institutions. Procedia- Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2, 938-942.

Wade, M., & Hulland, J. (2004). The Resource-based View and Information Systems Research: Review, Extension, and Suggestions for Future Research. MIS Quarterly, 28(1), 107-142.

Yassien, E., & Mufleh, M. (2017). The Impact of ERP System's Usability on Enterprise Resource Planning Project Implementation Success via the Mediating Role of User Satisfaction. Journal of Management Research, 9(3), 49-71.
Published
2019-07-01
How to Cite
KANAAN, Raed Kareem; ABUMATAR, Ghassan; ABU HUSSEIN, Alhareth Mohammed. Cloud-Based Management Information System: A Systematic Review and Future Research Scope. Journal of Social Sciences (COES&RJ-JSS), [S.l.], v. 8, n. 3, p. 509-525, july 2019. ISSN 2305-9249. Available at: <http://centreofexcellence.net/index.php/JSS/article/view/jss.2019.8.3.509.525>. Date accessed: 19 july 2019. doi: https://doi.org/10.25255/jss.2019.8.3.509.525.
Share |