FPT and Factom Announce Partnership to Expand Blockchain-as-a-Service

April 13, 2018
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AUSTIN, Texas, (April 13th, 2018) FPT Software, a leading global software and technology company headquartered in Vietnam and Factom, a leader in a Blockchain-as-a-Service from Austin, TX, announced a strategic global partnership today. FPT is one of Vietnam’s largest and fastest growing technology and IT services companies with multiple global delivery centers. Together with Factom they have recognized the opportunity to enhance their Digital and Product Engineering services to include Blockchain integrations.

Factom is a leading solution provider and blockchain integrator for Enterprise companies. The Factom Harmony platforms create an immutable audit record of activities, data, events and decisions. Using simple API’s to utilize Factom’s blockchain solutions and take advantage of a distributed mechanism to preserve data, files and digital records, making them verifiable and independently auditable.

In the scope of the partnership, FPT and Factom will work together to provide a Blockchain Technology Platform through Factom Harmony that will deliver insightful and innovative solutions to customers business needs. Creating space for innovation through workshops and POC’s, FPT and Factom are confident that the Enterprise market is ready for practical Blockchain solutions.  FPT will work with Factom to train FPT staff in Factom technology to leverage FPT’s global delivery model integration expertise to create a quick path to integrate the benefits of blockchain technology into existing client systems.

Phuong Dang, CEO of FPT Software US, said, “We are looking forward to collaborate with such an experienced and progressive partner like Factom. Their technology platform will enable us to deliver a superior experience to our customers by delivering cutting-edge differentiating Blockchain solutions. With Factom’s Blockchain platform Harmony and FPT Services we will enhance operational efficiency and effectiveness for our clients in no time. This is a testimony to our global talent pool and technology strengths. “

“The partnership between Factom and FPT is a valuable opportunity to showcase the practical use and applications for Blockchain technology on an Enterprise scale,” said Paul Snow, CEO of Factom. “FPT and Factom share a vision of the future when Blockchain-as-a-Service is available to all companies looking to preserve, ensure and validate their data or decisions.”

About Factom, Inc.

Factom, Inc. is an Austin-based blockchain technology company that is on a mission to provide blockchain data provenance for complex industries. Factom specializes in building scalable blockchain technology to handle data and volume for large enterprises. With clients such as the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Factom is the recognized leader in providing blockchain solutions in order to preserve, ensure and validate digital assets. For more information, please visit factom.com.

About FPT 

FPT Corp is a $2.1Bn, 30,000 people diversified Technology conglomerate headquartered in Hanoi, Vietnam. FPT USA is headquartered in Richardson, Texas, and is focused exclusively on Digital Transformation for F-1000 clients. We have global delivery units present in all major cities in the US cities including Texas, New York, Bellevue, Chicago, Los Angeles, Renton and Sunnyvale (Silicon Valley). The company currently provides IT, Digital and Product Engineering services in the US, Europe, APAC to leading corporations across Manufacturing, Hi-Tech, Healthcare, Energy & Utilities, Financial services, Communications, Automotive, Media & Entertainment, etc. For more information on FPT, please visit https://fpt-software.com.

POSTED: April 13, 2018 BY Crystal Wiese

Crystal Wiese is the Director of Marketing at Factom. Working within the startup tech scene for the past 10 years she has become passionate about taking great ideas and building a strong comprehensive narrative. Graduating from the Art Institute of Portland with a degree in Design Management, Crystal has always seen the value in creating strong ties between the technical, creative and business.