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IT Market in Qatar 2014-2018

  • Published: July 2014
  • Region: Qatar
  • 59 pages
  • TechNavio


  • Accenture plc
  • Argus Technologies
  • Cisco Systems Ltd.
  • E - Solution Co.
  • Hewlett-Packard Co.
  • Infosys Ltd.
  • MORE

About IT

IT can be defined as an integrated platform that includes IT hardware, software, and services. The IT department of an organization is responsible for storing, protecting, processing, transmitting, and retrieving information. The role of IT in an organization is to integrate various business processes through IT hardware, software, and service solutions as well as various technologies. IT is mainly required to develop a secure cyber environment, maintain uniform flow of information, and build positive economic conditions over the long term. The rapid economic growth in the IT market in Qatar has encouraged many business organizations including SMEs to invest in the IT sector and contribute to the development of IT infrastructure in the country.

The analysts forecast the IT market in Qatar will grow at a CAGR of 11.89 percent over the period 201 3-2018.

Covered in this Report
This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the IT market in Qatar for the period 2014-2018. The IT market in Qatar is categorized into three main segments: Hardware, Software, and Services. The report also covers the IT spending across key end-user segments READ MORE >

01. Executive Summary
02. List of Abbreviations
03. Scope of the Report
03.1 Market Overview
03.2 Product Offerings
04. Market Research Methodology
04.1 Market Research Process
04.2 Research Methodology
05. Introduction
06. Market Landscape
06.1 Market Overview
06.2 Market Size and Forecast
06.3 Five Forces Analysis
07. Market Segmentation by Category
07.1 IT Hardware Market in Qatar
07.1.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.2 IT Software Market in Qatar
07.2.1 Market Size and Forecast
07.3 IT Services Market in Qatar
07.3.1 Market Size and Forecast
08. Role of Government in Qatar
Market Segmentation by End-users
09. Buying Criteria
10. Market Growth Drivers
11. Drivers and their Impact
12. Market Challenges
13. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
14. Market Trends
15. Trends and their Impact
16. Vendor Landscape
16.1 Competitive Scenario
16.2 Market Share Analysis 2013
16.3 Other Prominent Vendors
17. Key Vendor Analysis
17.1 Hewlett-Packard Co.
17.1.1 Business Overview
17.1.2 Business Segmentation
17.1.3 Key Information
17.1.4 SWOT Analysis
17.2 IBM Corp.
17.2.1 Business Overview
17.2.2 Business Segmentation
17.2.3 Key Information
17.2.4 SWOT Analysis
17.3 Microsoft Corp.
17.3.1 Business Overview
17.3.2 Business Segmentation
17.3.3 Key Information
17.3.4 SWOT Analysis
17.4 Oracle Corp.
17.4.1 Business Overview
17.4.2 Business Segmentation
17.4.3 Key Information
17.4.4 SWOT Analysis
18. Other Reports in this Series

List of Exhibits
Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology
Exhibit 2: Overview of the IT Market in Qatar
Exhibit 3: IT Market in Qatar 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 4: IT Market in Qatar by Category Segmentation, 2013
Exhibit 5: Category Segmentation of IT Market in Qatar 2013-2018
Exhibit 6: IT Hardware Market in Qatar 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 7: IT Software Market in Qatar 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 8: IT Services Market in Qatar 2013-2018 (US$ million)
Exhibit 9: Steps taken by Government for Development of Qatar
Exhibit 10: Business Segmentation of Hewlett-Packard Co.
Exhibit 11: Business Segmentation of IBM Corp.
Exhibit 12: Business Segmentation of Microsoft Corp.
Exhibit 13: Business Segmentation of Oracle Corp.

Commenting on the report, an analyst from the team said: “Cloud computing is a technology that allows data and applications to be stored with the help of central remote servers. Cloud computing can simplify the way of doing work and enable the information to be accessed from anywhere. SMEs in Qatar are adopting cloud services because of the benefits such as payment based on usage, reduced infrastructure costs, less dependency on in-house IT skills, minimal need to license new software, and flexibility to work from anywhere and at any time. Many SMEs in Qatar are adopting SaaS and IaaS cloud services and it is expected that more small businesses will adopt cloud services in the future. Therefore, there is huge potential for cloud services to grow in Qatar in the forecast period.”

According to the report, sustained and systematic support by the government to improve the IT infrastructure is one of the major drivers. The government has implemented a number of initiatives that have benefited the IT market in Qatar. Initiatives such as the ICT Master Plan, which is expected to improve IT infrastructure in the country, help the IT market in Qatar to expand.

Further, the report states that the Software segment suffers from a high level of piracy, which results in heavy financial losses for vendors and is one of the major challenges faced by the IT market.

The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.

- Hewlett-Packard Co.
- IBM Corp.
- Microsoft Corp.
- Oracle Corp.
- Accenture plc
- Acer Inc.
- Al Rabban Computer Technology
- Almana Computer Services WLL
- Apple Inc.
- Argus Technologies
- CA Technologies Inc.
- Capgemini SA
- Cisco Systems Ltd.
- Dell Inc.
- Delta Computer
- Epicor Corp.
- E - Solution Co.
- Fujitsu Ltd.
- iGate Solutions
- Infosys Ltd.
- Lenovo Group Ltd.
- Logic Information Technology Co. WLL
- Qatar Datamation Systems
- Stratiss Qatar

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