About AKOS


AKOS (Intelligent City Automation Systems) is an IT project that is designed to support the formation of a civilized city structure based on laws, regulations and standards in the e-Turkey transformation process.

AKOS platform is composed of the most advanced modern city information systems software available. Platform gathers information about the city and its citizens within the compass of internationally accepted methods and particular standards, transferring the knowledge to a safe database studiously, determining and managing the relationship between data, process and local government needs.

This way, the platform serves as an ideal channel for local governments to administer their social, cultural and municipal services meritoriously in the most convenient manner.

AKOS is indeed the most effective way to timely identify the citizens' needs and problems, designate priorities to related issues using objective criteria, encourage public participation in producing solutions and bring out a transparent, participating and productive way of governance for municipalities.

Until this day SAMPAŞ has been considered worthy of more than thirty rewards for the implementation of modern city information system projects within the framework of AKOS platform.

AKOS gathers all that today's municipalities need in terms of information management solutions on a single platform. TAKOS collects all kinds of verbal and positional data generated by municipalities on a single database that has a relational structure.

All Information System Solutions that Municipalities Need on a Single Platform

AKOS gathers all that today's municipalities need in terms of information management solutions on a single platform. TAKOS collects all kinds of verbal and positional data generated by municipalities on a single database that has a relational structure. This way, the necessary functional substructure is set up for all operational and administrative activities. All data on this substructure can then be actively defined, saved and analysed in terms of time, space and attribution in relation to one and another.

Knowledge-Based Decision Making & Savings on Resources

AKOS platform comes equipped with knowledge sharing and preparatory applications that make integration possible with corporations which are the legal owners of the important data such as population, property, ownership, instalment and subscription. With the use of AKOS applications that enable municipalities to use the most current and exact data from reliable sources, municipalities are now able to make informed decisions saving time and money while making an effective use of resources.

Increases the Quality of Life of the Citizens & Provides Satisfaction

AKOS applications enable citizens to access their municipalities and its services regardless of time and place. While municipal services are standardized with AKOS applications, equal-service principle is performed for everyone through the use the platform. Integrated database and information system substructure annihilate the bureaucracy and related problems that normally reflect on the citizen. Knowledge-based services offered through AKOS platform cater to every municipality-related need of the citizens and have an important role in development of favorable municipality-citizen relationships.

Uses laws, Regulations and Standards as its Basis

Foundation of "Geographical City Information Systems" is added to the duties and responsibilities of the metropolitan municipalities according to the "H" item of 7th article in the Metropolitan Municipal Law No.5216, published on Official Gazette on July 23rd, 2004. Furthermore according to 14th article of Municipal Law No. 5393, today Municipalities are obliged to establish "Geographical City Information Systems".

e-Government transformation starts from municipalities. Our ideal is to modernize local governments in Turkey's e-transformation process.

The urbanization process of Turkey shouldn't be understood as taking simple management precautions to ease the daily life in the cities. Urbanization process should be adopted as one of the fundamental tools within the framework of Turkey’s development strategy.

Consequently SAMPAS has aligned its award-winning AKOS platform to include the most advanced modern city information system software solutions to make our cities more self-sufficient.

With every local government that apply AKOS modern city information systems, each day we come one step closer to our dream of creating modern and civilized brand cities.

Modern City Information System Applications for Modern and Civilized Brand Cities with AKOS