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Dell Technologies’in parçası olan Dell EMC, endüstri lideri yakınsanmış altyapılar, sunucular, depolama ve veri koruma teknolojileri kullanarak kurumların veri merkezlerini modernize ve otomatize ederek dönüştürmelerini sağlıyor. Hibrit bulutun oluşturulması aracılığıyla işletmelerin BT birimlerini dönüştürmeleri ve büyük veri çözümleri ile bulut üzerinde geliştirilen uygulamaların oluşturulması için güvenilir bir organizasyon yapısı sunuyor. Dell EMC, Fortune 500’de yer alan şirketlerin yüzde 98’si dahil olmak üzere 180’den fazla ülkede, buluttan en temel altyapıya kadar endüstrinin en kapsamlı ve inovatif portföyü ile hizmet veriyor.
IBM Turk has been pioneering development of Turkish information technologies industry with its experienced and intellectual employees since 1938. IBM holds the leader position on various vertical IT service groups ranging from software to hardware, servers to data storage products, business consulting to strategic outsourcing. You can overcome real business challenges with IBM Industry Solutions by increasing your asset reliability, improving quality and maximizing supply chain efficiency. IBM Turk has a wide experience and know-how on automobile, banking, logistics, health, energy, tourism, retail and public sectors. Thanks to its experienced and wide ranged solution and business partners on software and hardware, IBM Turk has successfully closed a lot of value added projects.
As a member of Koç Group of Companies, KoçSistem is a long-established and leading information technology company, presenting technology to the business world for over 70 years. Offering a competitive edge and productivity to companies with its innovative products and services, KoçSistem maintains its leading position in the industry, with its vision, modes of operation, and the value it attaches to its stakeholders. Playing a leading role in the digital transformation of companies, KoçSistem offers a wide range of products and services in areas such as Internet of Things, Big Data & Analytics, Security, Corporate Cloud, Corporate Mobility, Business Solutions, Digital Workforce and RPA. With the proactive products and services offered for the business needs of customers in the industries such as banking, retail, energy, durable consumer goods, automotive, government, insurance, and many more, it digitalizes the total value chain of its customers from the supply chain to the customer experience. KoçSistem carries the industries into the future with its innovative solutions and innovative technologies. KoçSistem has developed strong strategic partnerships with the major technology producers in the world. With its strategic sectoral perspective creating value for customers and shedding light on the future, market-oriented product management, R&D and innovation power steering the technology, KoçSistem is ready for new transformations!
BI Technology, the official distributor of Qlik, is an innovative and leading company in business intelligence industry in Turkey. It provides various services such as sales of software licenses, project implementation, technical support & maintenance, training and consultancy for over 12 years with its extensive experience and qualified staff. BI Technology believes in partnership ecosystem to grow & has a partnership network that consists of 40 companies, all of which are specialized in different areas. Believing that business intelligence should be for the business units, Qlik Business Discovery & Analysis Platform has focused on the principle of simplifying decision-making process as much as possible; thus has become an alternative approach to the traditional business intelligence platforms which are complex, unwieldy and difficult to manage and use.BI Technology, serving within the framework of this vision, offers its expert consultants who are specialized in necessary process, methodology and technology issues to the organizations.
Forcepoint is transforming cybersecurity by focusing on what matters most: understanding people’s intent as they interact with critical data and intellectual property wherever it resides. Our uncompromising systems enable companies to empower employees with unobstructed access to confidential data while protecting intellectual property and simplifying compliance. Based in Austin, Texas, Forcepoint supports more than 20,000 organizations worldwide.
Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) secures the largest enterprise, service provider, and government organizations around the world. Fortinet empowers its customers with intelligent, seamless protection across the expanding attack surface and the power to take on ever-increasing performance requirements of the borderless network - today and into the future. Only the Fortinet Security Fabric architecture can deliver security features without compromise to address the most critical security challenges, whether in networked, application, cloud or mobile environments. Fortinet ranks #1 in the most security appliances shipped worldwide and more than 360,000 customers trust Fortinet to protect their businesses.
Founded in 1975, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions. Microsoft products, in 30 different languages are being distributed in 275 countries and help people and businesses realize their full potential. The mission of Microsoft Turkey, founded in 1993, is to contribute to the increased usage of computers and technology in the country. Microsoft Turkey, shares the worldwide experience of the company in contributing to the IT based development of Turkey which will have a positive impact on economy, education and on the competitive role of Turkey in international markets.
NGN is pioneering
digital transformation through its new investment Star of Bosphorus Data Center
with the vision of becoming the largest technology group of Turkey and the
region. Star of Bosphorus Data Center is one of the most advanced data centers
in Turkey with its technology, experienced team and international
certifications; and a unique facility for enterprises that make reliability and
uptime their number one priority. Star of Bosphorus is the first ‘carrier
neutral’ commercial data center in Turkey certified by the Uptime Institute
with Tier III Design & Facility certificates and located in an indoor space
of of 24.000 sqm with total power of 16 MW and operates over 2.000 standard
racks in an approximately 5.000 sqm white space. Tier III Facility Certificate
of Uptime Institute guarantees a unique level of service in data center
Star of Bosphorus offers
uninterrupted operation and data security at high standards thanks to its
structural seismic isolation designed to reduce earthquake risk, which is the
first in Turkey and one of the few facilities in the world.
Star of Bosphorus
provides advanced cloud infrastructure on NGN Cloud where companies accelerate
their business, IT and cloud strategies. In NGN Cloud, all device and user
performance points are collected in a single platform with the aim of providing
cost-effective and reliable solutions, full redundant infrastructure, expert
staff and quality service for all needs.
Nutanix delivers web-scale IT infrastructure to medium and large enterprises with its software-driven Virtual Computing Platform, natively converging compute and storage into a single solution to drive unprecedented simplicity in the datacenter. Customers can start with a few servers and scale to thousands, with predictable performance and economics.
* Red Hat client data and Fortune Global 500 list, 2014
Sparkle is TIM Group’s fully owned Global Operator and among the top ten international service providers worldwide, with a proprietary backbone of around 530,000 km of fiber spanning from Europe to Africa, the Americas and Asia. Leveraging its global IP, Data, Cloud, Data Center, Mobile Data and Voice Platforms, Sparkle offers a full range of ICT solutions to Internet Service Providers, OTTs, Media and Content Players, Application Service Providers, Fixed and Mobile operators as well as Multinational Enterprises. Its sales force is active worldwide and distributed over 36 countries.
Turkcell is an integrated communication and technology services player in Turkey. Turkcell Group has approximately 67.9 million mobile subscribers in nine countries as of March 31, 2015. It has been listed on the NYSE and the BIST since July 2000, and is the only NYSE-listed company in Turkey.
With its offices in Istanbul (headquarters), Ankara, London and New York, UITSEC providing cyber security services for many leading organizations in Turkey and abroad since 2002 is one of the most prominent companies in the field of cyber security. UITSEC which has become a valuable information security and cyber security brand in our country and abroad conducts studies with technology institutions. UITSEC, which has united forces with Doğanlar Investment Holding, continues proving its success every day with its advanced cyber security products and services, expert staff, software and hardware infrastructure and most importantly customer satisfaction.
Veeam® has pioneered a new market of Availability for the Modern Data Center™ to help companies solve the challenges of keeping their businesses up and running at all times. Veeam enables the Always-On Business™ with solutions that provide recovery time and point objectives (RTPO™) of less than 15 minutes for virtualized applications and data.
Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) is leading the transition to software-defining the workplace, uniting virtualization, mobility management, networking and SaaS solutions to enable new ways for businesses and people to work better. Citrix solutions power business mobility through secure, mobile workspaces that provide people with instant access to apps, desktops, data and communications on any device, over any network and cloud. With annual revenue in 2015 of $3.28 billion, Citrix solutions are in use at more than 400,000 organizations and by over 100 million users globally. Learn more at www.citrix.com.
Founded in 2002, Detech Bilişim Teknolojileri A.Ş aims to cooperate with the leading and visionary software vendors to provide advance technology solutions to the market of Turkey as a principle.
Detech also aims to contribute to project management power of its business partners and institutions by means of its powerful and dynamic organization structure, expert technical staff and experience.
Detech is the Turkey distributor of software solutions of leading companies in the world in the fields of data classification and labeling, data loss prevention, secure data sharing solutions, cloud data security and SAP security solutions.
TITUS is the leading provider of security and compliance software that
helps organizations share information securely while meeting policy and
compliance requirements. Involving end-users allows organizations to
ensure all of their important information is identified or classified as
it is being created and shared with TITUS. Whether it is during the
creation of emails, documents, other file types, the users become part
of the solution, instead of part of the problem.
Interoute is the owner operator of Europe's largest network and a global cloud services platform, which encompasses over 70,000 km of lit fibre, 12 data centres, 14 Virtual Data Centres and 31 colocation centres, with connections to 195 additional partner Data Centres. Our full-service Unified ICT platform serves Start Ups and international Enterprises, as well as every major European telecommunications service provider and major operators across the world, global internet giants, governments and universities. Interoute’s Unified ICT strategy provides solutions for enterprises seeking connectivity and a scalable, secure advanced platform on which they can build their voice, video, computing and data services, as well as service providers in need of high capacity international data transit and infrastructure. With established operations throughout Europe and USA, Interoute also owns and operates 24 connected city networks within Europe's major business centres.
Nexthink provides digital experience management for the enterprise. Leading global companies know that satisfied employees generate more satisfied customers. With Nexthink, organizations can deliver consumer-grade experiences to their employees to increase satisfaction and productivity. Nexthink combines data collection and monitoring, analysis & intelligence and communication, with the ability to take automated action and engage with employees to gather the right context for continuous optimization. Nexthink is privately held with headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland, and U.S. headquarters in Boston, Mass.
SOTI is the world's most trusted provider of Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) solutions, with more than 17,000 enterprise customers and millions of devices managed worldwide. Our innovative portfolio of solutions and services provide the tools organizations need to truly mobilize their operations and optimize their mobility investments. SOTI has grown from a one-man operation to a significant global player of over 700 employees in 28 countries. The company is headquartered in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, and has regional offices worldwide including Turkey as a regional office.
Univera is an international solutions company that helps business with a total command in their daily operations. As the leader in mobile business solutions, we deliver unparalleled solutions for sales and distribution, warehouse and logistics and business management. Our Panorama Platform harnesses the world’s leading organizations in sales and distribution, warehousing and manufacturing, supplier and logistics together. Powered with dynamic reporting tools our solutions help our users to make better and faster business decisions and thrive in competition.
VMware software powers the world’s complex digital infrastructure. The company’s compute, cloud, mobility, networking and security offerings provide a dynamic and efficient digital foundation to over 500,000 customers globally, aided by an ecosystem of 75,000 partners. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, this year VMware celebrates twenty years of breakthrough innovation benefiting business and society.
Biznet Bilisim was founded in 2000 in Ankara, Turkey to create solutions for corporate users’ information security requirements. Our goal since our inception has been to create solutions to secure the most valuable asset of organizations – the information – against any threat and create the big picture of information security. Today, we have a significant portfolio of products and services that include all pieces of the big picture of Information Security including project designing and installation, consultancy, test and audit services in both IT and OT (ICS / SCADA) systems. Biznet Bilişim is the first company in Turkey that has beed approved by Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) in making PCI DSS audits. We, at the same time, make R&D invesments and develop genuine software in cyber security.
Bulutistan, Türkiye'nin ilk bulut brokerı olarak iş dünyasının günümüzün teknolojisi bulut bilişimden maksimum faydayı sağlaması için kurulan bir teknoloji köprüsüdür. Bu anlamda bulut teknolojilerinin Türkiye ekonomisinin gelişimi ve firmaların büyümesi için önemli olduğuna inanmaktadir. Bulut teknolojisiyle ilgili en doğru servisin seçimi, kurulumu, yönetimi ve desteği konularında hizmet veren Bulutistan, gücünü yerli ve yabancı iş ortakları (Microsoft, Amazon, Google…) ile kurulmuş güçlü ilişkilerden almaktadır.
Technology is everywhere and it is much more complicated. Thus, it needs test and optimization more than ever. Cemtech provides test and measurement solutions in order to design, optimize and operate networks more effectively. Cemtech helps to optimize networks and technologies such as fiber optics, copper, Wi-Fi, 4G/LTE, GSM-R, ADSL/VDSL/G.SHDSL etc. Cemtech is currently representing Calnex, Ekahau, ERTMS Solutions, Ixia, Klein Tools, Kurth Electronic, Metageek, Softing IT, T3 Innovation, VIAVI Solutions (ex. JDSU), Savvius (ex Wildpackets) which are leaders in their field of Test and Measurement solutions for communication technologies.
CyberArk is the global leader in privileged account security, a critical layer of IT security to protect data, infrastructure and assets across the enterprise, in the cloud and throughout the DevOps pipeline. CyberArk delivers the industry’s most complete solution to reduce risk created by privileged credentials and secrets. The company is trusted by the world’s leading organizations, including more than 50 percent of the Fortune 100, to protect against external attackers and malicious insiders. www.cyberark.com
A.Ş. is a technology company which provides consultancy, system design,
installation, networking, use of outsourcing, technical/maintenance services,
and offers collective, value added solutions to its’ customers. Destek A.Ş., celebrating its’ 20th
anniversary this year, serves with 2
Management Offices in İstanbul and Ankara – the Main Office, 5 Regional Offices
and 10 Liaison Offices.
FireEye is the leader in stopping advanced cyber
attacks that use advanced malware, zero-day exploits, and APT tactics.
The FireEye solutions supplement traditional and next-generation
firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways, which cannot stop advanced
threats, leaving security holes in networks. FireEye offers the
industry's only solution that detects and blocks attacks across both Web
and email threat vectors as well as latent malware resident on file
shares. It addresses all stages of an attack lifecycle with a
signature-less engine utilising stateful attack analysis to detect
zero-day threats. Based in Milpitas, California, FireEye is backed by
premier financial partners including Sequoia Capital, Norwest Venture
Partners, and Juniper Networks.
In collaboration with the pioneering and visionary
producers in their fields, Prolink, one of the value added distributors
of the IT Market in Turkey, has adopted the principle of offering the
most advanced and up to date technology in the most effective manner to
its customers. Providing scalable services in line with the needs and
expectations of the customers within the fields it has been focusing on,
Prolink offers solutions with its technical staff of specialists,
strong financial structure, and marketing activities and thus
contributes to its business partners network’s rapid growth and power in
project management. Pioneering for 20 years with its strong and
reliable structure and with the attention it has paid to new
collaborations and customer satisfaction Prolink continues to be the
leader in the IT industry.
Logsign is a Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solution which provides security analyses and compliance to regulations in one platform. Founded in 2010, Logsign believes that cyber security is a teamwork and that security products have to be much smarter. With this conviction, it focused its endeavors on Security Intelligence and SOC solutions. It actively provides services for more than 500 medium and large scale firms and governmental agencies. It is working to be an irreplaceable team-mate for all of its stakeholders in the field of cyber security, to raise its customers' security awareness to the maximum and to reinforce their position concerning security.
PeakUp Information Technologies propose a value both in private and public cloud solutions within the scope of Microsoft cloud technologies. While providing end to end cloud based solutions from infrastructure to application is reflecting the consultancy side, PeakUp also organizing IT based technical trainings and role based IT recruitment processes for companies. Developing Cloud Based Business Applications and IoT Solutions are another working area for PeakUp. PeakUp believes that creating innovative and sustainable way of thinking only possible with technology hence PeakUp is founded on the definitions “Society and Technology” which identically means “Mission and Vision”.
Cisco is the worldwide leader in IT that helps companies seize the opportunities of tomorrow by proving that amazing things can happen when you connect the previously unconnected. At Cisco customers are a priority and creating long-lasting partnerships is very important for us. It is our goal to provide solutions that contribute to their success.
Lostar has been offering consultancy, training and audit services in IT governance, risk and compliance (IT-GRC) since 1998. The Company is specialized in ensuring the continuity and security of information, an asset with increasingly growing value, as well as providing its regulatory compliance. The primary objective is to offer solution-oriented services with its multi-disciplinary team, which is able to provide brand-independent service. Lostar is Turkey’s leading firm in COBIT-related activities and CISA training programs, and offers a methodology that ensures human-independent and permanent information security management systems (ISMS) that also guarantee conformity with ISO 27001, and Security Checkup services that reveal security vulnerabilities. Recognizing that corporate changes will not succeed unless they are espoused by employees, Lostar implements the leading method in employee awareness and behavior change in Turkey.
Treo, a company which provides more than 40 vertical professions on the 12 main topic with it’s competent and experienced team, is providing services and technological assistance from tip to toe. Due to it’s hundred percent customer satisfaction mission; Treo provides high value added services to it’s customers and that services gave competitive advantage to these customers. Thanks to Treo’s beneficiaries and difference creations for it’s customers, Treo is transforming every project into a success story.
Faselis is a media and client relations management (MCRM) solution. In 2008, it was launched as a media relations management service for the public relations and communication consultancy industry. It aims to keep the public relations sector away from traditional inefficient PR implementations and let PR professionals focus on innovative methods to improve productivity in their media relations activities. With this mission as a base, Faselis is designed as a cloud based platform to incredibly speed up the media and client relations process and to reduce regular costs. Shortly after its foundation, Faselis has had a wide-range portfolio including global PR networks (like Cohn&Wolfe, Edelman, Grayling, Burson Marsteller, Hill+Knowlton, Ogilvy and Weber Shandwick) and international corporations (Adidas, Fox International Channels, IFC, Lilly, Puma, RedBull, Renault, Reebok, Osram, The Ritz Carlton Hotels, Shangri-La Hotels). In 2016, Faselis moved its headquarters to San Francisco by targeting not only to be a global actor in the global PR market but also to change the game. Faselis provides its services in Turkey, the Netherlands and South Africa for now.
About the publication: Bilgi Çagi is a monthly magazine of Turkish Informatics Foundation. It is distributed to 7500 top level decision makers in Turkey. The mission of the magazine is to lead the Turkish companies to grow with innovation and extensive usage of IT cababilities. The readship includes the high level executives of various companies, all the universities and technoparks, the members of technology related commitees of Turkish parliament, the owners of leading SME’s, selective members of press etc…
BT Gunlugu provides real-world insight and advice to guide business and technology decision makers through the maze of information and communication technology investment. BT Gunlugu is fast becoming the essential place for all IT coverage in the Turkey, offering breaking IT news, along with analysis and comment, interviews, reviews, opinion, multimedia content and more and more.
With corporate technology and consumer electronics market growing each day, to provide a unique perspective on technology ecosystem and to make valuable informative news, Global Tech Magazine aims to provide it’s followers with latest news about the industry, technical articles, information about technologies being recently developed, software and hardware reviews and success stories.
www.teknolojioku.com that has serviced since 2011 structure within Fiber Yazılım offer not only reader but known media sites most current and global technology news and reviews. At the same time Teknolojioku Android application is the most visited and downloaded, also has the best point in the technology news applications field.
Tele.com.tr is a “Telecommunication culture” magazine, aiming to reach not only industry professionals, but also anyone interested in telecommunication technologies. It is published by “Kaynak Publications Group”, a company that has over 36 years of experience in industrial publishing in Turkey.
The turk.internet.com network attracts one of the most demographically attractive online communities on the Web nationally and internationally: a community that consists of highly educated professionals with buying power, who hold technical or corporate management job titles and who use turk.internet.com as integral parts for their Web enabling expenditures and Internet education.
Wise.TV is the leading business web channel with more than 1400 interviews and 5000 videos, and also offers companies video services. We conduct interviews with managers of brands, prepare news that include these videos; and publish them on leading news platforms. Wise.TV is the leading service provider in the industry that has served many prominent brands including Microsoft.
Last year we brainstormed about how to embrace the digital forces that are reshaping industry and disrupting old models,
including Internet of Things, Big Data, Cloud, Mobility, and who is best placed to wrestle with the Minotaur –
the Chief Information Officer, Innovation Officer, or Digital Officer. Watch our 3 minute executive cut and get a glimpse.
Mobility, Big Data, cloud, and social technologies have changed every aspect of the way customers are interacting, relating
to their brands, and expecting their digital and physical lives to interact seamlessly as one. The focus on customer experience
has already started disrupting traditional business models, and, with the advent of the next IoT generation, this disruption
will continue to impact retailers, manufacturers, banking, healthcare, and government services.
CIO events across the CEE region have attracted more than 1,000 CIOs in the past couple of years. See the highlights from past events in this photo gallery.
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