Information Technology Landscape in Israel


Welcome to the Information Technology Landscape of Israel. This site offers a comprehensive view of the issues related to technology in Israel, including its infrastructure, regulatory policy, trends in  e-commerce, software development, and government support of the industry.


Israel has emerged as a dynamic force in the Global Information Technology industry. With a population of less than six million, very limited natural resources and political unrest, Israel has succeeded in becoming a world leader in technology.  Israel can attribute many of its successes to its highly skilled population,  government programs and incentives, extensive R&D programs and funding, and its overall innovative atmosphere. The following links cover the details and analysis of Israel's high-tech industry.

About Israel                                     

  Telecommunications Infrastructure

  Privatization and Deregulation

  Computing and Internet Diffusion

  Electronic Commerce

  Hardware Manufacturing

  Software Development

  IT Labor Market

  IT Geographics

  IT Financing

  Government Policies

  Legal Environment

  Transborder Data Flows

  Analysis: IT Strengths and Weaknesses

  Analysis: IT Impacts on the Non-IT Business

  Analysis: IT Impacts on the IT Business

  Sources and Links

  About the Authors

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