The impact of Cloud Computing in the banking industry resources

Document Type : Research Paper


Department of Information Technology Management, Electronic Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran


Today, one of the biggest problems that gripped the banking sphere, the high cost of implementing advanced technologies and the efficient use of the hardware. Cloud computing is the use of shared services on the Internet provides a large role in developing the banking system, without the need for operating expenses including staffing, equipment, hardware and software Reducing the cost of implementation of advanced information technology and efficient use of hardware banking industry is one of the biggest goals require and the main problem is widespread and practical application of cloud computing solutions in the banks, it is a good proposal. In this research, information was collected from the IT department of an Iranian bank on the basis of statistical analysis on reducing energy consumption and costs in the current structure and the structure offered by cloud computing platform.