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What’s status of Vietnam’s software industry after two decades of development?

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam’s software firms are developing steadily with stable revenue growth rate of 50 percent per annum.  Vietnam’s software industry is developing rapidly One of the most important goals set in the Party Politburo’s Directive No 58 released in 2000 was developing IT, especially software, into an important key industry Vietnam’s software firms only began learning ‘how to ... Read More »

Sci-tech News 6/8

CMC Telecom awarded world’s first MEF 3.0 certification       Dang Tung Son, CMC Telecom’s deputy chief executive officer.  CMC Telecom on Sunday announced it has become the first service provider in the world to achieve Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) 3.0 certification. The certification represents CMC Telecom’s ability to deliver standards-based local, national and global Ethernet services that are ... Read More »

Used smartphones increasingly popular in urban, rural markets

VietNamNet Bridge – In Vietnam, big retailers are dominant in distributing brand new genuine products, while the used phone market segment is controlled by private shops. The smartphone retail market is now in the hands of a few ‘big guys’ – FPT Retail and The Gioi Di Dong (Mobile World). The authorized shops of the two brands have mushroomed everywhere, ... Read More »

Creative student genius builds robotic leg

VietNamNet Bridge – For Nguyen Nhat Lam, a student at the Nguyen Hue High School in the central province of Ha Tinh, his favourite place at home is his desk, which is always covered in wires and electrical components. Workshop: Lam works on his robotic leg, which he hopes will provide a durable, effective and low-cost solution for disabled people. ... Read More »

Bkav rolls out high-end SmartHome Security devices

 Internet security firm Bkav on July 30 launched a kit featuring high-end security devices, called Bkav SmartHome Security, to provide multilayered protection for houses, covering walls, gardens, doors and rooms. Some of the SmartHome Security devices launched by Bkav Bkav SmartHome Security devices, which apply Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology, will help eliminate false alarms for unauthorized intrusions into a house. ... Read More »

Tech transfer: Falling short of expectations

One of the deepest hopes clinging to foreign direct investment (FDI) is the transfer of technology to domestic firms with which the national economy expects to enhance its technological strength. However, such target has not seemed to be achieved although foreign capital has kept flowing into Vietnam over the past 30 years. There’s no way FIEs “voluntarily” make technology transfer; ... Read More »

APT attack on Da Nang’s government webs uncovered

The Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT) uncovered several advanced persistent threat (APT) attacks on governmental websites in the central city of Da Nang in late July. VNCERT found a malicious file exploiting a memory corruption issue in Microsoft Office in a document on the website of the People’s Committee of Hai Chau District, Da Nang. Hackers might aim to ... Read More »

Vietnamese IT engineers well qualified, just need more confidence

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese technology engineers are respected in multi-nationals as they have high qualifications and work hard.                                          Kristine Phung, product director of Grab At Grab’s headquarters in Singapore, about 100 Vietnamese engineers are working, a relatively high number.  Many ... Read More »

Vietnam accounts for 8% of global ransomware attacks

The Asian region accounted for 44 per cent of global ransomware threats in the first few months of this year, of which Vietnam accounted for 8 per cent, according to Trend Micro, a cyber security solutions company. Network security is forecast to be complicated this year and new attacks will continue to threaten businesses and internet users. — Photo congly.vn ... Read More »