On July 26, 2019 in Hanoi, The Korea No.1 IT Company – Samsung SDS and Vietnam’s leading ICT Group – CMC officially signed a strategic investment cooperation contract. This contract marks the comprehensive strategic cooperation of Samsung SDS and CMC technology. Samsung SDS will cooperate with CMC to develop business in key technology fields including Smart Factory, Cloud, Information Security Solution, Solution IoT such as Smart Building Management System, and Office Solution (Digital Signage).
Both corporations continue to develop business areas related to Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and Big Data. In the business of Smart Factory, Samsung SDS and CMC will focus on Korean factories in Vietnam, then expand their deployment to Vietnamese companies. Besides, Samsung SDS also plans to cooperate with CMC to become the Global Software Development and Maintenance Center (GDC) in Southeast Asia market. This strategic investment agreement confirms the trust Samsung SDS has put in CMC and is evidence of the capacity of Vietnamese technology companies in the trend for globalization.