About Us


Ankabut is a leader in the region for information technology transformation, data center services, software define cloud, application, network, and cyber security. 

Ankabut co-creates the services needed with clients through the latest software-defined data center for infrastructure as a service to complete virtual data center and high-performance computing.

OUR Vision

To create an opportunity for the UAE to be a global leader in the IT industry.


Provide leading edge network infrastructure and cloud services to our clients within the UAE.

Builds Partnerships
Members of Ankabut network form valuable partnerships within its specialized communities of interest
Endless Possibilities
The nationwide, high-performance Ankabut Network reaches not only the UAE member institutions, but through international partnerships
Brings Prestige
Ankabut membership differentiates your organization from your competitors.
Brings Recognition
Ankabut represent a powerful, technology-savvy market segment.
Fahem Salem Al Nuaimi
Mr. Fahem Al Nuaimi
Ankabut CEO
Ankabut is an advanced technology community founded by the nation’s leading higher education institutions in 2009. Ankabut provides a collaborative environment where UAE research and education organizations can solve common technology challenges and develop innovative solutions in support of their educational, research and community service missions with the most cost optimized solution. Our community touches nearly every major innovation that defines our modern digital education lives – and continues to define the future.
Arif Sultan Al Hammadi
Dr. Arif Sultan Al Hammadi
Khalifa University
Executive Vice President

Ankabut is the UAE’s National Network for Research and Education and the leader of other National Research and Education Networks (NREN’s) establishments in the GCC countries. Aspiring to be the hub for connectivity and education in technology in the region and the globe, Ankabut has successfully connected big number of campuses around the UAE with high-speed internet service, providing the education community with seamless connectivity to provide the necessary collaboration and partnership between the different campuses.