Cloud Computing Adoption Decision Modelling for SMEs: From the PAPRIKA Perspective

  • Salim Alismaili
  • Mengxiang Li
  • Jun Shen
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 375)


The popularity of cloud computing has been growing among enterprises since its inception. It is an emerging technology which promises competitive advantages, significant cost savings, enhanced business processes and services, and various other benefits. The aim of this paper is to propose a decision modelling using Potentially All Pairwise RanKings of all possible Alternatives (PAPRIKA) for the factors that have impact in SMEs cloud computing adoption process.


Potentially all pairwise RanKings of all possible alternatives (PAPRIKA) Cloud services Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) 



The authors thank 1000minds decision-making software (the software that supports PAPRIKA method) for providing us a free license and open access for the duration of the research, and Paul Hansen for his suggestions to our thinking in this area.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Computing and Information TechnologyUniversity of WollongongWollongongAustralia

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