Accounting Information System - Cloud-Based Accounting Name: Institution: Cloud-Based Accounting Cloud computing refers to the act of keeping and accessing programs and data over the internet of the hard drive of the personal computer. Correspondingly cloud-based accounting is presently considered as the solution for modern businesses for it is reliable convenient and for its quick payroll and bookkeeping software that is accompanied by proficient online accountancy services. This innovation ensures that businesses are running effectively through offering affordable and flexible accounting packages. For instance clouding technology is providing accounting capabilities in a design which are similar to Software as a Service (SaaS) trade model; hence facilitating data sending into “the cloud” where it can be easily processed and sent back to the user. Indeed this exploratory research indicates that cloud-based accounting has outweighed traditional software hence getting applied by various small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in conducting immense internal J. R. (2013). The usage and adoption of cloud computing by small and medium businesses. International Journal of Information Management 33(5) 861-874. Padhy R. P. Patra M. R. & Satapathy S. C. (2012). Design and implementation of a cloud based rural healthcare information system model. Univers J Appl Comput Sci Technol 2(1) 149-157. Sah S. K. Shakya S. & Dhungana H. (2014 February). A security management for cloud based applications and services with diameter-AAA. In Issues and Challenges in Intelligent Computing Techniques (ICICT) 2014 International Conference on (pp. 6-11). IEEE. Sibanda M. (2016). Security Fears Hinder Africa Cloud Adoption. Africa News Service From Opposing Viewpoints in Context. Singh S. & Chang I. (2013). Cloud based development issues: a methodical analysis. International Journal of Cloud Computing and Services Science 2(1) 73. White S. (2012). Accounting competition moves to the cloud. Globe & Mail (Toronto Canada) From Opposing Viewpoints in Context. [...]
Persuasive Essay with opposing viewpoints (counterargument) 5-7 pages , APA Format, four references Thesis statement: Cloud based accounting software, is this the current trend over traditional software used to buy and install on a company’s internal network?