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Table 3 List of hypotheses

From: An exploration of the determinants for decision to migrate existing resources to cloud computing using an integrated TOE-DOI model

No Hypotheses
H1 Organisations that perceive high relative advantages of cloud computing are more likely to migrate
H2 Perceiving cloud computing as a complex technology will negatively affect the decision to migrate
H3 Ease of testing in the cloud will positively influence the decision to migrate
H4 High perception of risks will negatively influence the decision to migrate
H5 The perception that cloud computing is less compatible with existing systems will negatively affect the decision to migrate
H6 High volumes of data are less likely to be migrated
H7 Organisations readiness will positively influence the decision to migrate to the cloud
H8 The impact of migration on the internal social network will negatively influence the decision to migrate
H9 The impact of migration on external social network will positively influence the decision to migrate
H10 Upper management support is positively related to the decision to migrate
H11 The process of selecting a cloud provider is difficult which negatively influences the decision to migrate
H12 Concerns about legal implication are negatively related to the decision to migrate
H13 Difficulties of information gathering will negatively influence the decision to migrate