451 Research Expands its Reach and Coverage to the Middle East and Africa


Leading technology analyst and advisory firm extends to accommodate and support these regions as it continues its growth around the world


New York, October 3, 2019 451 Research, a leading technology research and advisory firm, today announced its expansion into the Middle East and Africa. This move signifies the firm’s commitment to providing essential insight on technology innovation and market disruption to enterprise leaders around the world.

“Given the remarkable growth we have seen in many areas of the IT industry within the Middle East and Africa, it is beneficial for us to make the necessary expansions to support our global view and, more importantly, our view in the areas where our clients need the insight and support,” said Kiran Shah, Global Head – Professional Services at 451 Research.

451 Research covers IT innovation from investment to adoption through a variety of research techniques, including face-to-face briefings, end-user surveys, forecast modeling, revenue tracking, in-depth interviews and acquisition tracking. 451 Research provides quantitative and qualitative insight and comprehensive coverage of disruptive technologies such as IoT, smart cities, cloud-native, blockchain, AI and robotics. The analyst firm also provides unparalleled global and regional coverage of the evolving cloud, infrastructure and multi-tenant datacenter markets, and offers professional services that include strategy planning, consulting services, analyst speaking engagements, hosted webinars, commissioned research reports and much more – around the world.

Today, 451 Research analysts have been able to gain more in-depth insight into the Middle East and Africa as their networks and coverage have increased. 451 Research analysts have visited multi-tenant datacenters in South Africa and Bahrain, and have scheduled trips to the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, Egypt and more. The insight gained from these site visits allows these analysts to identify datacenter services, capacity and capabilities; assess financing and investment opportunities; and analyze new market opportunities for the existing facilities and new builds. To learn more about:

·         Middle East or Africa coverage, email media.inquiry@the451group.com to speak to an analyst.
·         451 Research services and research deliverables, email sales@the451group.com.

About 451 Research

451 Research is a leading information technology research and advisory company focusing on technology innovation and market disruption. More than 100 analysts and consultants provide essential insight to more than 2,000 client organizations globally through syndicated research, advisory services and live events. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in New York, 451 Research is a division of the 451 Group. Learn moreand connect with 451 Research on Twitter and LinkedIn.