TECH SUPPLIER Oct 2019 - Market Note - Doc # META45583219
MENA ICT Key Market Developments Update, August and September 2019
By: Krishna ChintaProgram Manager, Telecommunications and IoT, IDC Middle East and Africa, Victoria MendesSenior Research Analyst, Enterprise Infrastructure, Middle East & Africa, Tolga Yalcin, Suraj Godse, Akash BalachandranResearch Analyst
This IDC Market Note provides a summary of select ICT market developments that occurred across the Middle East and North Africa in August and September 2019 and assesses the potential impact that these developments could have on related markets.
"Regional and industry compliance requirements in the GCC region are attracting global technology providers to set up in-country datacenters to tap the growing market opportunities. This is also having a positive impact on the region's enterprise infrastructure market, which experienced year-on-year value growth of 18% in the first half of 2019." — Victoria Mendes, Senior Research Analyst, IDC MEA