Cloud Computing and Data Security Challenges: A Nepal Case

International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology (IJCTT)          
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Volume-67 Issue-3
Year of Publication : 2019
Authors : Shailendra Giri
DOI :  10.14445/22312803/IJCTT-V67I3P128


MLA Style: Shailendra Giri "Cloud Computing and Data Security Challenges: A Nepal Case" International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology 67.3 (2019): 146-150.

APA Style:Shailendra Giri (2019). Cloud Computing and Data Security Challenges: A Nepal Case. International Journal of Computer Trends and Technology, 67(3), 146-150.

Cloud computing is being an alternate choice of computer and mobile users for the data storage and access. Cloud computing and data security both are being major issues in Nepal. The author is trying to explorer about cloud computing and data security in cloud. The content analysis method is used to conduct the study. The study concludes that the cloud computing is essential for Nepal means of data accessible, regulation and storage. Nepal is under developed country as well it has not sufficient technological knowhow, sufficient financial resources, huge digital divide, and skilled human resources so the data security issue is genuine in this time. The storage, virtualization, and networks are the major security concerns in Cloud Computing. Virtualization allows multiple users to share a physical server is one of the key concerns for cloud users and providers. Cloud networks are in target for attacks particularly while communicating with remote virtual equipment basically their target in data. It is clear that Nepal is facing many challenges in cloud computing are securities, storage, data centre operation, costing model, charging model, service level agreement, locality, integrity, access, segregation, breaches and confidentiality. Nepal is one of the developing country, it should start to use own sever and satellite for communication as well as data centre or data bank.

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