Cloud computing¿ in library automation: benefits and drawbacks

Autores UPV
Revista The Bottom Line Managing Library Finances


In recent years it has become common to hear about the virtues and benefits of the so-called ¿cloud¿ for the use of corporate software. Although the use of the cloud in the business environment has already transformed the concept of data storage and resource management, its use in the field of libraries and information centers is somewhat less widespread. This article aims to outline its benefits and drawbacks.