iPass Extends Mobile Wi-Fi Hotspot Network in Turkey with TTNET
8,000 Wi-Fi hotspots added to the iPass Mobile Network through TTNET partnership
LONDON — 26 January, 2011 — iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of enterprise mobility services, today announced that it has expanded the iPass Mobile Network with 8,000 Wi-Fi hotspots in partnership with TTNET Inc., the leading communications technologies company of Turkey. A complete list of Wi-Fi venues is available on the iPass Hotspot Finder 2.0.
TTNET now joins the world’s largest mobile network of 260,000 Wi-Fi hotspot venues and presents iPass business travelers with widespread coverage throughout all 81 provinces of Turkey. “TTNET offers a fast and secure Wi-Fi network that provides instant access for iPass customers travelling throughout Turkey,” said TTNET vice president operations, S,ahin S,en. “Our strong partnership with iPass and its user community works to play a role in the development of the Turkish economy by helping them with instant connectivity to our extensive Wi-Fi network throughout the country.”
“We are happy that the leading Wi-Fi provider in Turkey has chosen to grow its partnership with iPass,” said iPass vice president Marcio Avillez. “iPass users have automatic access to the TTNET network solving their communication needs with a one-click, seamless wireless connection to speeds of up to 8 Mbps whether it’s using their smartphones, laptops or tablets.”
With iPass Open Mobile, a cloud-based services delivery system, enterprises can have complete visibility into their entire network usage, security, and costs while helping to drive down the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of enterprise mobility.
TTNET uses state of the art communication technologies to offer outstanding services that meet the changing communication needs of corporations as well as individuals. Providing services to over 6 million customers, across 81 cities of Turkey, TTNET offers high technology broadband services (ADSL/VDSL2); Wi-Fi (wireless Internet access); TTNET Wi-Fi access abroad service in cooperation with iPass; 3G Mobile Internet access services in cooperation with Avea; G.SHDSL; Metro Ethernet; ATM and Frame Relay internet access services. TTNET has a strong presence in all three areas of communications technology: internet, television and telephone. TTNET has made cinema and TV portable with Tivibu and created a new generation TV platform that offers high-quality broadcasts via broadband internet connection with IPtivibu. TTNET also offers the entire range of mobile phone services in cooperation with Avea, – including GSM and 3G – under the brand name TTNET Mobil. www.ttnetmobil.com.tr
About iPass Inc.
Founded in 1996, iPass (NASDAQ: IPAS) is a leading provider of enterprise mobility services with 3,500 customers, including more than 420 of the Forbes Global 2000. Additional information is available at www.iPass.com or on Smarter Connections, the iPass blog.