Software and robotic startups in spotlight


Founded in 2015 by Begim Basligil and Orcun Murat Ozalp, Bulutistan solutions offers a bridge between cloud service providers and corporate customers with long term partnerships. Based in Istanbul, the company provides value-added cloud services as a boutique cloud computing platform focused on increasing information services exports as the first company integrated into the Equinix Cloud Exchange Fabric from Turkey. Most recently, 25% of Bulutistan was acquired by Ak Portfoy in November 2020. Having in-depth expertise in SAP solutions, the platform offers high-performance and high-availability managed SAP services to enterprises across Turkey and Europe. Named the fastest growing technology company in Turkey by Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Turkey 2019 Program, the company has also won the 2020 IBM Beacon Award.


Founded by Gurkan Karagoz in 2005, Digiform is a software startup. The company provides mobile document and data capture solutions for enterprises and also specializes in the development and management of custom apps, enterprise forms, intranets and web applications. Digiform raised an undisclosed amount of seed investment from Revo Capital in 2016. The company is actively using eight technologies for its website, including Viewport Meta, iPhone/Mobile Compatible and SSL by Default according to BuiltWith. Digiform’s information capture flow includes page scan, automatic classification (optical document detection, classification according to document content, classification according to QR and Barcode Information), advanced text analysis data verification and output (image).


Borda, a company that focuses on the health sector and aims to bring operational awareness and insights to its customers by using IoT data, was founded by Akin Altunbas and Ahmet Erdem Altunbas in2007. Borda transforms
technology into awareness, with products such as Asset Management, Patient Throughput Management, Infant Safety, Staff Safety, Work Demand Management, and Environmental Monitoring. These services result in better patient care, increased operational efficiency, enhanced safety and advanced patient experience. Borda, operating in more than 15 countries with offices in Turkey, the U.S. and Russia, manages more than one million assets and facilitates the lives of thousands of patients and health professionals.


Bama Technology was founded by Murat Topcu, Birol Topcu, Akay Ozturk and Can Mehmet Ali Ciftci in 2010 with a TRY 100,000 budget and the support of the Small and Medium Enterprises Development Organization (KOSGEB). The company develops robotic rehabilitation systems for the medical sector. The company aims to provide handicapped people with tools to expedite their treatment. The company is the first of its kind in robotic rehabilitation with its product Robogait, which is used by state and private hospitals and rehabilitation centers across Turkey.


Founded in September 2014 by Berk Baydur, Erol Batuhan Ozden, Mehmet Sedat Gungor and Murat Celik Cansoy, Iven provides a product cloud solution to power new capabilities to increase productivity, decrease costs and time-to-market. The company raised an undisclosed amount of seed investment from ZMT Ventures in 2016. Iven accompanies device manufacturers on their digital transformation journey by providing end-to-end IoT support. The start-up provides services for various companies in Turkey, including Arzum, Teknoklima and Vestel. The company uses 77 technology products and services including HTML5, Google Analytics and jQuery, according
to G2 Stack.


Segmentify is an intelligent personalization solution to increase sales and customer engagement founded in 2015 by Ergin Eroglu and Murat Soysal. Based in the UK, the company raised EUR 15,000 pre-seed investment from Startupbootcamp Istanbul in 2015. Segmentify raised a total of USD 4.1m in funding over six rounds, according to Crunchbase. Serving as an e-commerce personalization platform that helps online retailers to optimize conversion rates by allowing them to deliver a unique shopping experience for each visitor, the company’s software provides insights and real-time analytics for e-commerce managers to help them make better decisions for campaigns and discounts, enabling clients to satisfy their customer needs.

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