More IT Resources Ltd. (MORE) announced that Turkcell, Turkey’s leading communications and technology company, installed MoreVRP virtual resource partitioning software to optimize the allocation of database resources across their applications, eliminate IT system downtime and improve its external and internal users’ experience. With the assistance and cooperation of Sun Microsystems Turkey, the system was installed smoothly, involving no system shutdown and minimal interruption of systems in production.
“MoreVRP offers a revolutionary approach to database and application management and we expect the system to help us significantly improve utilization of our existing software and hardware, streamline application performance and have a positive impact on customer satisfaction,” said Bülent Saltürk, IT Manager, Turkcell.
Commented Eliran Malki, MORE CEO, “We are very pleased to add Turkcell to our growing list of customers and hope that they will be the first of many successful implementations in Turkey, not only in the telecom sector, but in all market segments depending on stable, robust performance and 24/7 accessibility of their enterprise applications, whether in banking, manufacturing, healthcare and many other segments. We salute Turkcell on their selection of MoreVRP and look forward to a long and productive working relationship.”
About More IT Resources Ltd (MORE)
A subsidiary of the leading Oracle VAD Veracity Group, More IT Resources Ltd. (more-resource.com) develops, markets and maintains the innovative MoreVRP Virtual Resource Partitioning software solution. MoreVRP revolutionizes database and IT application resource management by enabling optimized resource allocation at the transaction level. Using MoreVRP, leading enterprises across diverse market sectors such as Orange™ (Partner Communications), NICE Systems, VISA C.A.L. and the Generali Group (Insurance) optimize their IT system performance, stability and HW utilization, reduce downtime and ensure high quality of service (QoS) for their mission-critical applications. Via strategic partnerships with Oracle, IBM, HP and other IT leaders, as well as through active development of its sales channels and operations, MORE is committed to rapidly developing the value and business potential of MoreVRP. MORE maintains its HQ in NY, resellers across North America, EMEA and Asia-Pacific.
Turkcell is the leading communications and technology company in Turkey with 35.4 million postpaid and prepaid customers and a market share of approximately 56% as of December 31, 2009 (Source: the Authority). Turkcell provides high quality data and voice services to approximately 70% of the Turkish population with its 3G and EDGE technology supported network. Turkcell reported TRY 8.9 billion ($ 5.8 billion) net revenue for the year ended December 31, 2009 and its total assets reached TRY 14.0 billion ($ 9.3 billion) as of December 31, 2009. Turkcell is the only Turkish operator among the global operators to have implemented HSDPA+ and has become one of the first operators in the world to reach to 42.2 Mbps speed with its 3G network, as of March 5th 2010. Turkcell is a leading regional player and has interests in international mobile operations in Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Northern Cyprus and Ukraine which, together with its Turkish operations, had approximately 62.7 million subscribers as of December 31, 2009. Turkcell has been listed on the NYSE and the ISE since July 2000 and is the only NYSE-listed company in Turkey and is among the top 15% companies listed on NYSE by its size. 51.00% of Turkcell's share capital is held by Turkcell Holding, 0.05% by Cukurova Group, 13.07% by Sonera Holding, 2.32% by M.V. Group and 0.08% by others while the remaining 33.48% is free float.