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Feature Interview: FPT Software CAIO on Vision for World-Class Data Centers and Challenges

Feature Interview: FPT Software CAIO on Vision for World-Class Data Centers and Challenges

FPT partnered with Montreal-based research institute Mila in June 2020   In this interview, FPT Software’s Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer Nguyen X.P. shared his thoughts on the company’s strategic partnership with Montreal-based research institute Mila and his aspiration to put Vietnam on the international map of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Congratulations Nguyen on the recent partnership with Mila. How do you feel about it? It is an absolute proud moment when FPT partners with one of the largest research institutes in […]

FPT Software Wins Multiple Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards for Innovation

FPT Software Wins Multiple Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards for Innovation

FPT Software’s products won two gold and one silver at the 2020 Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards   HANOI, Vietnam, July 13, 2020 – Several products of FPT Software, Vietnam’s largest IT company, were named the winners of the 2020 Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards on Monday. The annual awards program, now in its 7th year,  recognizes innovative achievements in the workplace, from product design to technology development. Launched in 2002, Stevie®Awards were hailed as “Oscars of the business world” by the New York Post. The Asia-Pacific Stevie®Awards […]

FPT Software Develops AI Solution to Address Common Skin Disorder

FPT Software Develops AI Solution to Address Common Skin Disorder

FPT Software has recently developed an AI-powered Melasma Diagnosis Model that helps to facilitate the treatment for Melasma, one of the most common skin disorders in Vietnam. Initiated in February 2020, the model was developed within only two months in collaboration with Vietnam’s Quy Hoa National Leprosy Dermatology Hospital. Melasma is a common skin disorder that results in symmetrical, blotchy, brownish pigmentation on the sun-exposed area and particularly the face. According to a report published on Vietnam Journal of Preventive […]

FPT Software Acquires FUNiX, Taking Lifelong Learning to New Level

FPT Software Acquires FUNiX, Taking Lifelong Learning to New Level

Representatives of FPT Software and FUNiX at the ceremony held at F-Ville campus On June 16, FPT Software officially acquired FUNiX, Vietnam’s first online university and a subsidiary of FPT Education, in a ceremony hosted at the company’s F-ville campus in Hanoi. The move is in line with FPT Software’s plans for nurturing skilled tech talents and building a lifelong learning culture. According to FPT Software’s COO Tran Dang Hoa, the company joins forces with FUNiX to experiment with new […]

FPT Software Kicks Off AICamp in Bid to Train Young Tech Talents

FPT Software Kicks Off AICamp in Bid to Train Young Tech Talents

AICamp trainees and mentors at the kick-off event on June 16, 2020   Last Tuesday, FPT Software welcomed the first batch of students to its fresher program specialized in Artificial Intelligence (AI) – AICamp. Launched in Vietnam’s south-central city of Quy Nhon, AICamp is part of the company’s plan to expand the AI talent pipeline and make advanced technologies accessible for local students. In 2020, FPT Software looks to select 20 high-performing students who have achieved academic success in Maths, […]

FPT Chairman Pledges to Help Japanese Companies Recover from COVID-19

FPT Chairman Pledges to Help Japanese Companies Recover from COVID-19

At a webinar earlier this week, FPT Chairman Truong Gia Binh offered to help Japanese companies overcome COVID19 challenges through a new method that he called “business critical collaboration”. Addressing more than 360 Japanese business leaders, Binh noted areas of potential collaboration including cost optimization, rebadging, joint venture and so on. “Recently, we have upgraded the relationships with many of our Fortune 500 customers. A major US automotive manufacturer has agreed to engage FPT in their major projects, from enhancing […]

FPT Helps Schaeffler Kick-Start Digital Pilot Plan for Asia Pacific

FPT Helps Schaeffler Kick-Start Digital Pilot Plan for Asia Pacific

FPT, Vietnam’s leading technology firm, has provided German automotive supplier Schaeffler with consultation to develop a holistic digitization concept amid Vietnam’s thrust into digital transformation. This cooperation is a part of Schaeffler’s global pilot project for new digital manufacturing concept deployed at its modern manufacturing plant in Vietnam’s southern Dong Nai province. Schaeffler Vietnam plant in Bien Hoa, Dong Nai province (photograph: www.schaeffler.vn)   Located at one of Vietnam’s largest manufacturing centers, the plant was inaugurated in May 2019 with […]

FPT Partners with World’s Largest Deep Learning Institute to Foster AI Development

FPT Partners with World’s Largest Deep Learning Institute to Foster AI Development

  HANOI, Vietnam, June 11, 2020 – FPT, Vietnam’s largest IT service provider, has signed a strategic partnership agreement with Quebec-based research centre Mila in an attempt to enhance Artificial Intelligence (AI) expertise and capabilities. Located in the heart of Quebec’s Artificial Intelligence ecosystem, Mila is the world’s largest academic lab specialised in deep learning with a community of 450 researchers dedicated to scientific excellence and innovation. FPT is the first company in Southeast Asia to enter the Mila partner network, joining […]

FPT Software Launches 6th Branch in Vietnam Post-COVID-19

FPT Software Launches 6th Branch in Vietnam Post-COVID-19

Last Friday FPT Software inaugurated a new branch in Vietnam’s central city Tam Ky, its sixth in the country, nearly two months after Vietnam relaxed nationwide social distancing. Located at the heart of the central coastal city, the new branch’s office is expected to accomodate nearly 200 software engineers and equipped with high-tech facilities that meet foreign customers’ strict demands. In 2020, FPT Software’s Tam Ky branch will focus on providing digital processing services offshore for Japanese customers, ranging from […]

FPT Chairman: Vietnam Stands As Next IT Outsourcing Powerhouse

FPT Chairman: Vietnam Stands As Next IT Outsourcing Powerhouse

“Vietnam has capabilities and advantages to become the next big name in IT outsourcing in the time of COVID-19”, said FPT Chairman Truong Gia Binh at the webinar co-hosted by FPT and the German Asia-Pacific Business Association (OAV) late May. Coronavirus has swept across the world and left severe impacts on both society and economy. “IMF warned that the GDP growth of Europe would drop to -7.5% and that of Germany would drop to -7%. And maybe nearly half of […]