Microsoft Qatar Datacenter, the Qatar’s Invent the future.

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Microsoft Cloud Datacenter Region in Qatar – An Investment In The Future Of Innovation & Digital Transformation


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Microsoft Launches first Cloud Datacenter Region in Qatar

Microsoft Corp. announced the launch of the first hyperscale cloud datacenter region in Qatar with with Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365, giving organizations access to hundreds of scalable, highly available and resilient cloud services.

Microsoft Qatar Datacenter, the Qatar’s Invent the future.

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Snapshot : Qatar

Read the insights from IDC and Microsoft's whitepaper around economic and community impact of launching a data center in Qatar.

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Virtual Datacenter Tour

The Qatar Central Region is now part of Microsoft’s global infrastructure. Find Qatar on the map and experience the virtual Datacenter tour.

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Create, deploy, and manage applications across multiple clouds, on-premises, and at the edge. Start with $200 Azure credit. You'll have 30 days to use it - in addition to free services.

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Your learning journey starts here

Opening doors to new opportunities, creating job entries and transforming education in Qatar.

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Microsoft's cloud journey in Qatar

On December 11th, 2019, in partnership with the State of Qatar as represented by the Ministry of Transport and Communications, Microsoft announced its intention to launch a cloud region in Qatar. Today, Microsoft has delivered on that promise to help in Qatar’s journey to becoming a regional data hub.

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FAQs

Who can access the services offered through the Qatar Central Region? What services with comprise the Microsoft cloud in Qatar? Why did Microsoft build a datacenter region in Qatar?

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Success Stories with The Microsoft Cloud


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GWC changes the game by migrating to RISE with SAP on Azure

GWC is a powerhouse name in Qatar, with good reason. The company maintains a sweeping infrastructure that includes more than 3.84 million square meters of logistics infrastructure.

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Qatar's public transportation company drives better employee engagement and improves operations with Microsoft Teams

Founded in 2004 by the Qatar Government, Mowasalat is the country’s end-to-end transport service provider.

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beIN MEDIA GROUP and Microsoft Expand Collaboration to Accelerate the Media Industry’s Cloud Adoption and Digital Transformation

Global sports and entertainment broadcaster, beIN MEDIA GROUP (“beIN”), and Microsoft have reinforced their commitment to transform the media sector and reinvent the broadcast experience by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that furthers their longstanding partnership.

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Qatari ministry leveraged the Microsoft Teams platform to streamline communication with 60,000 public employees

More than 60,000 government employees in Qatar use the Mawared platform to manage their work-related resources

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Mada Center transforms education for persons with disabilities with Microsoft Education tools

Based in Qatar, the Mada Center optimizes technology to create digital accessibility for persons with disabilities.

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Boeing and Microsoft deepen partnership in digital aviation

As part of a significant investment in the company’s digital future, Boeing will leverage the Microsoft Cloud and its AI capabilities to update its critical infrastructure, streamline business processes and accelerate new innovations in digital aviation.

Latest News


Lana Khalaf, Microsoft GM Qatar, receiving the NIA certificate from H.E. NCSA President.

Microsoft, the first global cloud provider to achieve Qatar’s National Information Assurance Certification

Microsoft has become the first global cloud provider in Qatar to receive the National Information Assurance Certification issued by the National Cyber Security Agency.

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Microsoft deepens investment in Qatar with the opening of new state-of-the-art office and expansion of operations to empower economic growth

Microsoft has expanded its operations in Qatar with the opening of a new Lusail City facility, the company’s fourth and largest in the country, part of a significant investment in Qatar which includes the soon to be launched Microsoft Cloud Datacenter Region.

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