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Ongoing change means ongoing business alignment, searching for new opportunities, restructuring teams, and looking for the best solutions. That is why IDC continues to offer various platforms to help CIOs and business leaders embrace change. We strongly believe that sharing thoughts onsite, brainstorming with peers, and being inspired by practical examples is the best way to reflect and refuel the organizational machine.
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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. Savvy companies know that in today’s data-driven, highly distributed world, there are serious threats that must be addressed head-on. IBM® Security delivers an integrated system of analytics, real-time defenses and proven experts, so you can make strategic decisions about how to safeguard your business. 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.
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 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 300,000 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 a global system integrator operating in Turkey and Middle East since 2005. Headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey, the company currently has offices in the UAE and the Kingdom of Bahrain. NGN’s ‘‘Star of Bosphorus’’ Data Center has Tier III design certificate and is targeting to obtain facility and operational sustainability certifications from the Uptime Institute, which regulates international standards for fault-tolerant data center design, construction, and operation. Located in approximately 24 thousand sq m indoor area near Istanbul with total power of 16 MW, ‘‘Star of Bosphorus’’ operates over 2 thousand standard racks and guarantees a unique level of service in data center infrastructure.
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
TI Sparkle Turkey Telekomünikasyon Anonim Şirketi, formerly known as Mediterranean Nautilus Telekomunikasyon Hizmetleri Ticaret A.S., is part of Sparkle Group, a leading global telecommunication provider of IP, Data, Cloud, Data Center, Mobile and Voice solutions. Sparkle Turkey provides Network, Data Center and Cloud Services in Turkey with its privately owned Premium data center facilities in Istanbul, offering cost effective solutions that best fulfill the performance, efficiency, flexibility and quality standards required by customers.
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.
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
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.
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 600 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.
Biznet is a leading information security solutions power house that combines end to end project delivery, consulting and auditing services. Since its inception in 2000, the company is based on the core principles of providing high customer satisfaction and top quality services. Biznet contributes to the growing local industry by investing in R&D, and develops its own innovative and unique software products such as electronic signature, electronic invoice and ISO 27001 Information Security Management Tool. Biznet has the broadest Information Security product and service range in Turkey by successfully combining the world’s leading security products with its own remarkably talented and certified team of experts. In addition to its exceptionally broad information security auditing services, Biznet is qualified by Payment Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) as Approved Scanning Vendor and is the only Turkish company authorized to assess and validate PCI DSS compliance.
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 (NASDAQ : CYBR ) is the only security company laser-focused on striking down targeted cyber threats, those that make their way inside to attack the heart of the enterprise. Dedicated to stopping attacks before they stop business, CyberArk is trusted by the world’s leading companies — including more than 45% of the Fortune 100 — to protect their highest-value information assets, infrastructure and applications. For over a decade CyberArk has led the market in securing enterprises against cyber attacks that take cover behind insider privileges and attack critical enterprise assets.
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.
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.
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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