ACT made its first investment to ARDIC, a software technology company that offers wide range of solutions and services based on its proprietary end-to-end IoT Service Platform: “IoT Ignite®”. It is a unique, distributed, scalable and highly reliable IoT platform that comes with a rich feature set including on the fly customization of edge devices for deployment in diverse market segments.

ARDIC enables the secure connection, configuration, data collection, computing and control of Android devices from peripheral to application level, through its Android Framework Extension (AFEX®) technology, a built-in cloud agent running on the devices and its Service Cloud. ARDIC enables Android to be used in industrial IoT Gateways, by its customized Android OS on edge devices working in harmony with the cloud. The built-in cloud agent would establish a secure communication channel for cloud based IoT services and could easily extend the benefits of IoT Ignite® to the edge devices within the network. ARDIC’s platform also support the embedded Linux based devices. Unique features of ARDIC’s IoT Service Platform are; HTML5 support, multi- tenancy, secure network connectivity, usage statistics, mediation, and complex event processing.

ARDIC leverages the effectiveness of IoT service development & deployment by leaving business to concentrate on its own core services. Millions of interconnected and embedded devices generating data at an astonishing rate, predicted to be used in applications from improving our golf swings, monitoring our vital signs or managing the traffic in our cities, can now use the power of HTML5 on the entire IoT ecosystems.

ARDIC provides a number of other enterprise and consumer services for mobile devices, thanks to its focus on the Android extends back a long R&D period. ARDIC also offers; a highly capable mobile device management service, a mobile device mode transforming technology, a Dynamic-ROM technology enabling a single ROM to be used in a wide range of customizable SKUs and a number of other value-added services for telecommunication operators and mobile device OEMs.

The platform has been validated with leading domestic and some global players in particular industries. ARDIC will focus on expanding in global markets through the ACT’s investment.

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Turkey’s first and the most comprehensive Internet of Things Summit sponsored by Intel and Cisco was held on September 30, 2015 at Istanbul Four Seasons Bosphorus Hotel. Co-sponsors were GE Turkey, Microsoft, Turk Telekom, Teradata, the media sponsors were Capital, and Hurriyet.

The economic reflection of the Internet of Things and its potential in Turkey were discussed at the Summit. Turkey’s leading CEO’s attended to several panels and they explained their ideas about this rapidly developing technology.

Tunç Kahveci, Founder and Chairman of ARDIC, was one of the panelists of “Success Stories” panel session. He expressed his ideas about the future of the internet technology, the related technology market in Turkey and the value added services of ARDIC on IoT in Turkey and global market.

ARDIC also took place with its IoT Platform solutions and Modiverse services at Intel Stand as a Software Partner. The stand was visited by many local and global visitors and by Intel top executives as well.

You can see some of the event and ARDIC stand photographs below:


Casper and ARDIC together, offer smart and secure end-to-end mobile solutions that allow vertical sectors and enterprises to transform the mobile devices to the most appropriate “Mode” for their needs at home, office, school or for personal use, etc. Kocaeli Municipality School Tablet Project is one of the success stories they create together. In this project, 27.109 Casper tablets with Intel Baytrail processor supplied to the schools via Kocaeli Municipality. ARDIC provided end-to-end cloud services platform with required services and software system bundle: Device management and control, anti-theft, inventory control and tablet activation system, parental control. The project was succesfully deployed and students, teachers use the tablets at school and at home effectively.