I Turkey, Amazon Web Services (AWS); organized the first Pop-Up Loft which provides free activities, workshops and events to startups, businesses and ones who interested in AWS.
AWS, opening its first office in Istanbul in 2015, has moved to a new office with its growing team. AWS’s Turkey team, consisting of Account managers, solution architects, business developers, it specialists, startup developers, give support to businesses during transition to AWS solutions.
Many of the Turkey’s leading brands, such as Arҫelik, Blutv, Boyner, Digitürk, Doğuş Grubu, FLO, Pegasus Havayolları and Vestel switch to AWS products. Right alog with the successful stratups AirTies, Armut.com, Foreks, Peak, Insider, Opsgenie, Obilet, Onedio and V-Count; software developers like Etiya and Logo, prepare their substructures on AWS products to gain scale fast and to grow worldwide.
AWS custormers and shareholders share their experiences
AWS Pop-up Loft Istanbul was organized with contributions of Peak, Commencis, Tech Data, Netapp, Hitachi, Cisco, Equinix, Bestcloudforme, Insider, Logo, V-count, Türk Telekom, and as education sponsor, Bilgeadam and Yönetim Akademi.
The event started with Dr. Werner Vogels’s, CTO of Amazon.com, opening speech on 17 September. Vogels emphasised that how cloud computing technology changes industries around the world by ensuring businesses to focus on the growth o the products and services.
There were be presentations of AWS’s customers and shareholders where Dr. Vogels spoke. Vestel told how to use AWS IoT technologies to operate smart home solutions which makes household appliances interact with Amazon Alexa, Amazon Fire TV and other smart home technologies. Peak, the technology company, told how their products which reach more than 350 million users, is developed as “cloud-narrative” and how to use AWS services to launch new ones. Also, Logo shared how AI and ML services help them to generate one of the billing and the accounting applications.
To support new generation business
AWS supports the new generation businesses and startups with AWS Activate Program. The program, working with the business incubators and accelerators, provides supplies to help startups to start their business via AWS and globalize. AWS, working with Kolektif House, Startershub and ITU ARI Teknokent, provides such assistance like AWS credits, personal technical support, workshops and GTM startegies