IQSTC benefits from a local, professional staff as well as the advantages of being in the DHI Telecom family. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, DHI Telecom has offices, operations and personnel in: Africa, Afghanistan, Belgium, Germany, Jordan, Kuwait, Poland, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Romania and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Established in 2011, IQSTC has demonstrated incredible growth, while attaining high levels of customer confidence on the way to becoming a preferred ISP in Iraq and Kurdistan Region. With thousands of satisfied customers, as well as personnel, offices, facilities and bandwidth capacity already in place throughout the country, IQSTC stands ready to bring a rapid deployment of high-quality, city-wide broadband network.
One by one, we’ve connected individuals, small businesses, banks, hospitals, hotels, Government Agencies, NGO’s, and oil and gas companies to the world.
At every IQSTC site, our main office includes administration, technical and customer support staff and a compliment of field technicians, network engineers and system engineers. Every technician is IT-certified and every technician speaks fluent English. Technicians are available 7 days a week, 365 days a year including all local, national, International, and religious holidays.
THE EXECUTIVE TEAM.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Jalal Aljaff is a well-versed information technology solutions architect proficient in analyzing information system needs, evaluating end-user requirements and custom-designing complex solutions for telecommunications infrastructures. He has lead all aspects and phases of network projects, including: needs assessment, client relations and sales support. Aljaff is adept at network and systems design, configuration, installation administration and maintenance of secure telecommunications and network systems.
Aljaff's technical expertise includes deploying converged networks and enterprise WAN/LAN solutions to optimally provide data, voice, video and other real-time applications extending over a shared network infrastructure. He has designed and implemented BGP, OSPF, and EIGRP solutions to enhance resiliency in the enterprise environment and provide tier-3 support for NOC and GOC operations. Aljaff specializes in Cisco core routing, switching hardware and enterprise-level routing platforms to invoke advanced network services and enhance real-time awareness of the core global information technology solutions he designs and implements.
CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER
With over 16 years of enterprise system administration and network security experience, Bermudez is certified in a variety of Information Technology disciplines including: domain and cloud computing, Active Directory management, USG, EMC/IBM/Brocade SAN management, server installation and upgrades, high-availability clustered servers, security baseline configuration management, security patch management and antivirus software, definition management, software rollouts, mass user account creation and management, mass network permission management, DNS, DHCP, subnetting IP networks, mass VPN design and support, network design, and network analysis and assessment.
Bermudez has led senior IT assignments in Afghanistan and Iraq and became a top level member responsible for monitoring the status of all DOD classified and unclassified networks, systems, nodes, and links for over 15,000 users across Bosnia, Hungary, Macedonia, and Kosovo. Today, he oversees networks serving over 120,000 users.
SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT GLOBAL OPERATIONS
Heath Irlbeck has unmatched, global experience supporting clients and discovering new opportunities for IQSTC Communications. His track record of performance in diverse locales such as Baghdad, Dubai, Istanbul, Kandahar, London and Washington DC directly translates into reality-based solutions for companies and individuals operating in the most austere and unconventional environments.
In addition to his worldwide experience, Heath’s experience working for, and with Government organizations, Military Commands, NGOs and private corporations translates into a keen insight, and likely, many parallels to your unique needs. A quick thinker with an innate ability to predict obstacles and propose reality-based solutions on the spot. Heath has grown IQSTC’s list of satisfied customers thanks to his dedication to existing relationships and keen eye for new partnerships.
The International Gateway is the hub of all international voice and data traffic to and from Iraq and Kurdistan region. IQSTC now offers exclusive management services of the Gateway on behalf of the Government of many worldwide countries.
The Gateway provides you with a high caliber international traffic system allowing for more calls to be made and received. Our combined networking systems provide high quality international phone calls to and from mobile and fixed networks giving you affordable, global accessibility.
International Gateway capacity usage is monitored and managed by an IQSTC account manager. Hourly, daily, weekly, monthly and yearly reporting and advising services are available to measure capacity usage and key performance indicators.
Data Filtering Systems.
Our staff of experienced professionals are able to regulate and create filters for specific customer needs. Design a custom system to regulate content such as violence, gambling, hacking and more.
We've dedicated years in creating a comprehensive billing system and portal for customers that is accurate and simple to use. Our system handles financial operations for any business, large and small.
We strive to prevent and prohibit the operation of illegal gateways by daily monitoring, reporting and identification of any potential unlicensed international gateways.