PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON: Data centers and cloud Computing



The Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) announces the floating of a public consultation on “Data Centers and Cloud Computing”. The document is available to download in the link below.

Data Center offers physical and virtual space for companies to store and manage their servers and data infrastructure. Many companies are running their entire service-based businesses through a data center. Cloud computing makes it easier to simplify and streamline operations. Leveraging third-party computing capability over the network is a good way to cut costs, increase scale, and improve agility.

The TRA invites all relevant parties to submit written comments with regard to the issues addressed in this consultation document. This consultation is open for all stakeholders to submit their comments.

Submission Date

Your feedback to the consultation document before 30th March 2021 is highly appreciated.

Ways to Submit Responses

Any comments provided in response to this Public Consultation Document should be provided in hard or soft copy (both in PDF and Word format) to the following addresses:

  • E-mail to: telecomlicense@tra.gov.om
  • Delivery (hard and soft copy) by hand or by courier to:
    Telecommunications Regulatory Authority
    TRA Premises at Seeb Airport Heights
    P.O. Box 3555, P.C. 111,
    Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.


  1. Ministry of Transport, Communications and Information Technology (MTCIT)
  2. Central Bank of Oman (CBO)
  3. Oman Broadband (OBB)
  4. Oman Telecommunications Company (Omantel)
  5. Omani Qatari Telecommunications Company (Ooredoo Oman)
  6. Majan Telecom
  7. Friendi Mobile
  8. Oman Data Park (ODP)
  9. Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  10. Huawei
  11. MENA Cloud Alliance (MCA)