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Sunday, November 27, 2016

EXPOTECH Palestine Technology Week

EXPOTECH Palestine Technology Week: 27 November - 1 December 2016

Published on November 16, 2016

Paul Tjia, Managing Director of GPI Consultancy, specialist in offshore sourcing, co-author of "Offshoring Information Technology"

Over the last decade, the ICT-sector in Palestine has shown continuous growth in products and services. 13 universities have ICT-faculties, with 2500 yearly graduates. There are more than 300 ICT-related companies, both in the West Bank as in Gaza, with a total of around 5000 employees.

The companies offer a broad range of services, such as software programming, testing, smartphone development, e-commerce and localization into Arabic. Expertise is available in Oracle, SaaS, Ajax, SQL, Java, J2EE, .NET, PHP, C#, SAP, etc. It is also possible to use local firms for the production of computer games or animation, data processing or for graphics design.