In selecting vendors for major projects such as IT transformation, developing digital software or cloud solutions, global corporations tend to appoint big brands such as IBM, Accenture, Oracle and so forth as they have the leadership and experience.
When Airbus launched its global digital strategy in June 2019, it appointed 4 IT companies, i.e IBM, Accenture, Capgemini, Sopra Setria and FPT Software.
FPT Software is a subsidiary of FPT Corporation, Vietnam’s largest IT company and to be appointed as Airbus’s digital partner speaks volumes of the brand’s reputation and leadership in the global IT industry.
It also marks the entry of Asian brands into the ICT space which has always been the domain of Western brands and the rise of Vietnamese brands in the international sphere of brands and branding.
Many of us may be unfamiliar with FPT Corporation but the company has been driving Vietnam’s technological development and innovation for the past 30 years.
Set up by 13 young Vietnamese’ scientists who wanted to see their country rise from the wounds of the Vietnam- American war and civil war, FPT has achieved its vision and made Vietnam proud with its never-ending achievements and success.
For your information, FPT Corporation, a winner of The BrandLaureate Awards for two consecutive years in 2017 and 2018 is the largest private ICT company in Vietnam.
It has more than 28,000 employees including 16,323 technology experts, engineers, developers and presents in five continents, 45 countries in the world. Its customers’ list comprises of more than 600 large corporations in the world, of which 100 are listed in Global Fortune 500.
The past 30 years, has seen FPT laying the ICT Foundation for Vietnam, developing Vietnamese-branded software; applying technology to modernize the country and facilitate economic growth.
It has also provided young people with education and practical training. In Vietnam, most of the large information systems in state agencies and key economic sectors of Vietnam are built and developed by FPT.
Having been the leader in the South East Asian market for the last 20 years, FPT Software is now all geared up to become a global leader and its mission is to be ranked in the Top 50 digital transformation service provider within 10 years.