FPT Corporation and Vietnam Airlines have recently signed a strategic cooperation agreement for a three-year period (2017 – 2020). According to this agreement, FPT will provide Vietnam Airlines with the best IT products, services and solutions meeting Vietnam Airline’s requirements such as mobile devices, website development, e-commerce, cloud computing, security, big data, hosting/data center, international and domestic transmission, internet service, ERP, etc. The two companies also agree to cooperate in the R & D process of IT products and services in the field of aviation on the basis of cost sharing for capital investment, revenue, and licensing.
Prior to this strategic agreement, in 2013, FPT and Vietnam Airlines also signed a bilateral cooperation agreement on providing the best services to each other within three years. The cooperation with Vietnam Airlines and other giants in the industry of aviation has proven FPT’s technology expertise in this sector. Aviation is one of the most important industries in which FPT is currently thriving in providing domain-oriented solutions, especially within the scenario of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The company has continuously been investing in researching and developing solutions and services focusing on the core technologies of this revolution.
Regarding this recent event, Mr. Duong Tri Thanh, CEO of Vietnam Airlines said: “As a leading and pioneering company in innovating and having succeeded in applying modern technology, Vietnam Airlines fully understands and attaches great importance to the role of IT in business operations. Through the agreement with FPT – a highly qualified and experienced IT partner, we would like to reaffirm commitment to continuously improve the quality of products and services to bring better customer experience“.
From FPT side, Mr. Bui Quang Ngoc, CEO of FPT Corporation affirmed: “FPT and Vietnam Airlines have had a time-honored and strong partnership since the 1990s and have achieved positive results during the cooperation process. In the next period of cooperation, FPT commits to continue investing resources, focusing on research solutions and services to efficiently meet the requirement of quality and schedule which better assist the fast development of our partner and bring more benefits to the digitization process of Vietnam Airlines“.