Microsoft & Atos unite to accelerate tech sector development in Qatar

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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American multinational technology corporation, Microsoft has expanded its partnership with French information technology service company, Atos to jointly manage the accelerated pace of digital transformation and the opportunities of the cloud, supporting their largest customers and other prospects in Qatar.

According to the statement, the announcement comes ahead of the launch of the Microsoft Cloud Data Center in Qatar as part of Microsoft’s commitment to utilize its unparalleled global partner ecosystem to help clients succeed and accelerate Qatar’s broader digital transformation agenda.

Lana Khalaf
Lana Khalaf
General Manager
Microsoft – Qatar

“As the momentum for cloud adoption in Qatar continues to thrive, great opportunities arise for organizations to reinvent their businesses and reimagine their industries. We are reshaping our partner ecosystem to empower our customers with the most choice and flexibility on our trusted and secure cloud platform. Our unmatched global partner ecosystem is the last mile in ensuring our customers succeed with our solutions. We are pleased to expand our collaboration with Atos as they combine an extended knowledge of Microsoft offerings with a global footprint and a vision for ensuring the success of our customers on their journey to the cloud.”

The partners have built a joint team that will guide developments and go-to-market activities for their respective field organizations, with a common engagement model.

“Atos is pleased to announce its partnership with Microsoft in Qatar, which aims to accelerate the digital transformation journey of the public and private sectors in line with Qatar National Vision 2030. With this, we aim to provide more agility for our Qatar clients and help them to achieve their goals. By leveraging Atos Middle East & Turkey footprint and vast experience across the globe, Atos and Microsoft will bring a rich and unique offering to Qatar,” said Mr. Taha Mohsen, General Manager at Atos Qatar.

With Microsoft Azure, Office 365, Dynamics 365, and Power Platform, Microsoft has established plans to deliver intelligent and trusted Microsoft Cloud services from the new cloud data center in Qatar, as per the statement.

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