Moving Academic Department Functions to Social Networks and Clouds: Initial Experiences

George K. Thiruvathukal, Loyola University Chicago
Konstantin Läufer, Loyola University Chicago
David Dennis, Loyola University Chicago

© 2011 IEEE. Personal use of this material is permitted. Permission from IEEE must be obtained for all other users, including reprinting/ republishing this material for advertising or promotional purposes, creating new collective works for resale or redistribution to servers or lists, or reuse of any copyrighted components of this work in other works.


The ability to move locally hosted services to cloud-based technologies is a key element in the scientific programming toolbox.