Microsoft, the global leader in computer software, services and hardware, was founded in 1975. A productivity company that has adopted the vision for a mobile-first, cloud-first world, Microsoft has made it a mission to empower every person and organization to achieve more. Microsoft Turkey started its long marathon with six people in 1993 and today continues to run this path with almost 400 employees. Turkey is also the center of the Microsoft’s Middle East and Africa Region which spans 79 countries. Microsoft believes that, to empower Turkish organizations and individuals to stay ahead and innovative, informatics should be a priority investment area also in Turkey, as across the world. Offering people and organizations the software that unlock their true potential and providing the ability to access information ‘anytime, anywhere, and from any device’, Microsoft maintains its position as Turkey’s strength in information technologies with an ecosystem consisting of more than ten thousand IT companies.