Nir Kshetri’s book Big Data and Cloud Computing for Development: Lessons from Key Industries and Economies in the Global South

April 11, 2017

Nir Kshetri’s book Big Data and Cloud Computing for Development: Lessons from Key Industries and Economies in the Global South with coauthors Torbjorn Fredriksson (United Nations) and Diana Rojas (Universidad de la Sabana) has just been published by Routledge (New York).

This book provides a framework for evaluating big data and cloud computing based on how they evolve to fit users’ needs in developing countries in key areas, such as agriculture, education and e-commerce. The authors discuss how this framework can be utilized by businesses, governments, and consumers to accelerate economic growth and overcome information and communication barriers.