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A10 Networks Case Study

Turkcell Protects Users and Increases Performance by 10-24% with Thunder CGN & Thunder CFW


This case study of Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri is based on a January 2020 survey of A10 Networks customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.


The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select A10 Networks:

  • Primary reasons for purchasing products from A10 Networks:
    • To protect users from advanced security threats
    • Because of the impact of specific security incidents
    • To consolidate networking equipment

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of A10 Networks that the surveyed company uses:

  • Owns the following A10 products:
    • Thunder CGN (IPv4 Preservation and IPv6 Migration)
    • Thunder CFW (Convergent Firewall) – Service Provider Use Cases
  • Uses the following in conjunction with A10 products:
    • DNS servers
    • IPv6 Migration / IPv4 Preservation
    • Security applications or devices


Turkcell confirms in independent survey it achieved the following results with A10 Networks:

  • Specific business benefits derived by deploying and using A10 Thunder CFW and Thunder CGN:
    • Increased network performance
    • Improved network security posture
  • Estimates improvement in the following area:
    • Increased performance: 10% to 24%
  • Rates the following from A10 when compared to competitive products:
    • Features: Much Better
    • Performance/Scalability: Much Better
    • Usability/Deployment Speed: Much Better
    • Reliability: Much Better
    • Quality of Support: Much Better

About This Data

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