Internet Society Qatar Blog.

  • The Internet as the Engine of the Digital Economy: Understanding the Importance and Impact of a Strong and Resilient Internet Infrastructure

    The digital economy has transformed the way we live, work, and interact with each other, and it continues to evolve and grow at an unprecedented pace. At the heart of this transformation is the internet, which has become the cornerstone of the digital economy and a driving force behind the continued growth of the global […]

  • The Impact of Free Internet on Promoting E-Government Services

    In today’s fast-paced digital world, access to the internet has become a critical component of modern society. Governments around the world have recognized the importance of the internet in delivering efficient and effective public services, and as a result, many are exploring ways to increase access to the internet and promote the use of e-government […]

  • The Internet Ecosystem: An Overview

    The Internet has come a long way since its inception in the 1960s. What started as a small network of computers connected for academic and military purposes, has now grown into a vast network of billions of devices and users. The Internet ecosystem is a complex system of interdependent components that work together to enable […]

  • Children protection in Qatar 

    Qatar is a country that is committed to protecting the rights of children. Over the last decade, measures have been taken to ensure that children are treated fairly and are given access to education, health care, and other essential services. The government has also put in place laws and regulations to ensure their safety and […]

  • Internet privacy

    Internet privacy is a hot topic today with so many people concerned about their privacy online. The Internet Society Qatar Chapter is taking steps to promote best practices when it comes to internet privacy for website usage. They are encouraging webmasters to become more aware of the implications of collecting user data and how it’s […]

  • AI and data protection

    Qatar Internet Society Chapter is taking a proactive approach to raising awareness of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and data protection among the public. The organization is actively engaging with the community to ensure that citizens are informed of the potential threats posed by AI, as well as measures that can be taken to protect their data […]

  • How to choose a password

    ISOC Qatar (Internet Society of Qatar) recently released a guide on best practices for choosing passwords to help users protect their online accounts. According to the guide, users should select a unique password that they never reuse with any other account. This way, if someone manages to hack one account, they won’t be able to […]

  • ISOC Qatar and Education

    The Internet Society Qatar Chapter (ISOC Qatar) is calling for collaboration and involvement from academics, schools, colleges and universities in Qatar in order to help build a strong digital presence in the country. Through partnering with key stakeholders, we are working to create an open and inclusive digital environment that will benefit Qatar’s citizens and […]

  • Advantages and disadvantages of Qatar IXP

    Qatar is a small country on the eastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula. As such, it has become an important regional hub for data and internet traffic, and its international exchange point (IXP) is one of the most vital components in making this possible. The IXP provides a gateway for communication between local service providers […]

  • IXP in Qatar

    Promoting Internet Exchange Points (IXPs) is essential for the establishment of a robust digital infrastructure that can support Qatar’s increasing demand for reliable and secure internet access. By connecting multiple networks together, IXP’s allow for more efficient data sharing, which in turn leads to improved performance, reliability and scalability of services and applications. The Internet […]