Turkcell Wins GSMA Internet of Things Security Leadership Award

BARCELONA, Spain–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As leading companies in mobile industry gathers at the Mobile World
Congress 2019 in Barcelona, digital operator Turkcell (NYSE: TKC) (BIST:
TCELL) won the award ‘IoT Security Champion’ for its works on the
security of IoT followed by two other awards during the event.

Gediz Sezgin, Turkcell Chief Technology Officer, received the award from
Alex Sinclair, GSMA CTO, at a ceremony at Mobile World Congress 2019.

“With security, technologies will bring many opportunities”

Turkcell CTO Gediz Sezgin underlined that security in IoT business is
among the prominent topics discussed in the technology world. He added:
“IoT forms one of the most important factors of ‘intelligent
connectivity’ along with artificial intelligence and 5G. Trust and
security system concepts are redefined with what these three
technologies bring. That is why we are focused on security in IoT. If we
can build a strong protection and trust from the beginning, these
technologies will bring many opportunities. That is why being a part of
GSMA’s IoT security initiative was a priority in our agenda. We are
proud that our efforts are appreciated in the industry, and thank GSMA
for its leadership on this subject. This award will be a great source of
courage and motivation to deepen our efforts in this field.”



Ali Karakaya
Turkcell Corporate Communications Manager
[email protected]

Bugra Kaya
Turkcell Corporate Communications Expert
[email protected]

error: Content is protected !!