Qatar Airways and Qtel today announced the successfully completed migration of the National airline's primary IT infrastructure to the purpose-built Qtel Data Centre.
As Qatar Airways primary IT infrastructure business partner, Qtel will provide a broad range of strategic enterprise services, enhancing the performance and redundancy of the airline's IT systems.
Under the agreement, which was signed by Qtel Chairman H.E. Sheikh Abdulla bin Mohammed bin Saud Al-Thani and Qatar Airways Chief Executive Officer Akbar Al Baker, Qatar Airways' core business systems are now operated from the Qtel Data Centre in the country’s capital Doha.
Qtel Chief Executive Officer Dr. Nasser Marafih said: "Much has been written about how Qatar Airways changed the game in the airline industry. Now Qatar Airways has enlisted the full range of Qtel's IT and communication solutions to help take its business to an even higher level. Our solutions will harness the power of IT to become an enabler for Qatar Airways business."