TECH SUPPLIER Feb 2019 - Market Note - Doc # CEMA44867219
MENA ICT Key Market Developments Update, December 2018 and January 2019
By: Jawad KhalilProgram Manager – Telcom and IoT, Saudi Arabia, IDC, Megha KumarResearch Director, Software and Cloud Services, Taher Abdel-HameedResearch Analyst, Uzair MujtabaProgram Manager - IDC Saudi Arabia, Krishna ChintaProgram Manager, Telecommunications and IoT, IDC Middle East and Africa
This IDC Market Note provides a summary of select ICT market developments that occurred across the MENA region in December 2018 and January 2019 and assesses the potential impact they could have on related markets.
"Vendors and organizations in the region are clearly aiming to utilize innovation accelerators to introduce diversified services or align themselves with national visions. Organizations therefore increasingly need regulations and frameworks that allow them to adopt innovation technologies in the right manner. This is a key aspect that needs to be addressed by governments and industry regulators." — Research Director Megha Kumar, IDC MEA