Metron, leading global provider of Capacity and Performance Management software, announces that it has selected Aktek Bilgi İletişim Tekn.San. Tic. A.Ş., Istanbul, as partner for their software products and services, including their flagship solution Athene, in Turkey.
Metrons successful business development program for 2010 is focussed on expanding its international presence, both in EMEA and across the globe.
As a leading provider of Capacity and Performance Management software and services Metron were looking to increase their market visibility in Turkey and have chosen to work with Aktek A.Ş, Istanbul Aktek A.Ş, as an experienced and well-respected IT service provider in Turkey, makes the ideal partner for Metron and will help Metron to expand its penetration of new accounts and sectors across the Turkish market.
Commenting on the partnership Ian Upton, Metron SVP, UK Sales and Business Development said We are pleased to partner with Aktek A.Ş, their skills and knowledge combined with our leading edge Athene Capacity Management software will ensure that our partnership is a productive and successful one.
Virtualization and Cloud computing are at the forefront of IT currently and there has never been a greater need for Capacity Management.
We are confident that Aktek A.Ş will be able to provide a quality service in the area of Virtualization to both existing and new clients, helping them to efficiently and accurately provision to avoid server sprawl, capacity manage their virtual environments alongside their physical and predict their requirements for the future.
With more Companies moving to the cloud Aktek A.Ş will also be ideally placed to assist their customers in provisioning for cloud services, helping them to put in place accurate service level agreements and monitoring performance levels to ensure that they are getting what they are paying for.
Hakan Korkmaz, General Manager from Aktek A.Ş commented We are the leading provider of innovative Infrastructure solutions in Turkey and our alliance with Metron will allow us to expand on our expertise and provide end to end solutions for both new and existing clients. We look forward to a successful and profitable alliance
Metron (metron-athene.com) has been leading the way in Capacity Management since 1986 and is justifiably proud of its history.
An independent company, Metron delivers Capacity Management solutions across the Globe and has an impressive client list of Fortune 500 and FTSE 100 Companies including ACS, Internal Revenue Service, LA County, Deloitte, Marriott, US Customs, T-Mobile, WH Smith, Telefonica O2, Nestle and LloydsTSB.
Metron believes its expertise in this area is second to none, after all Metron literally wrote the book, having co-written and advised on the original Capacity Management processes and guidelines contained within the UK Office of Government Computing Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) and continues to be involved in the ongoing formulation of the latest versions.
Metrons 350+ man-years of experience, amassed helping businesses to implement successful capacity management solutions, are available to help Companies meet the challenges of managing their physical and virtual environments. All that expertise has been built into the Athene capacity management software that Metron develops and sells in the US and UK, and through partners around the world.
Metron works in partnership with leading IT suppliers such as Hewlett Packard, Microsoft Systems, VMware, Computer Associates, IBM, Capgemini, and Oracle and alongside the worlds leading Outsourcing Companies, assisting with expert ITIL® consultancy and training services.
About Aktek A.Ş.
Founded in 2007 Akteks mission is to prepare feasibility reports for IT projects for its customers and to implement those projects with minimum cost and maximum profit.
Aktek (aktekbilisim.com) was established initially to provide IT support for the Akkök Group including WAN, LAN, system management, ERP implementation and support, web hosting and various back office applications.
With broad experience of customers requiring custom applications, Aktek has developed a deep knowledge of integrating ERP systems, third party systems, including dying machines, fabric machines, PLCs, DCSs, hand-held terminals and barcode devices.
Beyond its support for Akkok Group of companies, Aktek today provides IT support to more than 30 commercial companies such as Turkcell, TAV, Securitas, AIG Insurance, Kanal 24 and TSPAKB.
The company works in partnership with the leading IT suppliers such as Oracle, Sun Microsystems, HP, Cisco, Symantec and VMware.