Why is CMC Telecom among Top 25 Managed Service Providers 2018? CMC Telecom Data Center is the first and only Data Center in Vietnam that has a PCI DSS certificate In May 2018, APAC CIO Outlook magazine voted CMC Telecom as one of 25 Top Managed Service Providers in Asia Pacific. CMC Telecom is the only Vietnamese telecommunications company to make the list. The Top 25 Managed Service Providers 2018 is an award selected and assessed by a team of senior executives such as CIO, CEO, CMO and editorial staff of APAC CIO Outlook and designed for enterprises that have high-quality solutions, network managed services and are managed effectively, securely and reliably. CMC Telecom offers diversified integrated telecommunications and information technology services in the form of “one-stop-shop” ICT for enterprises. The competitiveness of CMC Telecom is shown in the advanced international technology application, high quality services and dynamic steps in the development … [Read more...] about Why is CMC Telecom among Top 25 Managed Service Providers 2018?
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CMC Telecom Data Centre is the first and only Data Centre in Việt Nam that has PCI DSS certificate. — Photo courtesy of CMC TelecomViet Nam News HÀ NỘI — CMC Telecom was voted one of the top 25 Managed Service Providers in the Asia Pacific by APAC CIO Outlook magazine. It is the only Vietnamese telecommunications company in the list. The Top 25 Managed Service Providers 2018 award is selected and assessed by a team of senior executives such as CIO, CEO, CMO and the editorial staff of APAC CIO Outlook. It is designed for enterprises that have high-quality solutions and network-managed services and are managed in an effective, secure and reliable manner. Some huge names in telecommunications and information technology (IT) in the region, such as Accenture (Republic of Ireland), AhnLab (South Korea), Blaze Clan Technologies (India) and Data Solution Groups (Australia), also figure in the list. CMC Telecom offers diversified integrated telecommunications … [Read more...] about CMC Telecom among top 25 Managed Service Providers
Full-time National Assembly deputies discussed the draft Law on Cyber Security at a conference held by the NA Standing Committee on April 4, 2018 (Photo: VNA) Hanoi, (VLLF/VNA) - The draft Law on Cyber Security, which is scheduled to be passed by the 14th National Assembly at its ongoing session, contains some new provisions which raise public concerns. The Vietnam Law and Legal Forum, under the Vietnam News Agency, talks with Lieutenant General Hoang Phuoc Thuan, Director of the Cyber Security Department of the Ministry of Public Security, about some controversial issues governed by the draft law. Over the past few years, the cyber security situation has developed complicatedly. Series of cyber-attacks and security incidents have been reported by local media. Could you elaborate on the necessity to make the Law on Cyber Security in Vietnam today? The cyber security situation in the world and Vietnam is undergoing complicated developments. There … [Read more...] about Building law on cyber security: a must in current situation
NA: Combining cybersecurity, network information security laws infeasible Van Ly A National Assembly deputy was speaking at a session on May 29 - PHOTO: quochoi.vn HANOI – Many points in the draft cybersecurity law were previously found similar to those in the law on network information security, but according to the National Assembly (NA), it is infeasible to combine these two laws in the current conditions. Vo Trong Viet, member of the NA Standing Committee and head of the NA Committee on National Defense and Security, on May 29 presented comments and revisions to the draft law on cybersecurity. According to Viet, there were several comments showing support for issuance of a cybersecurity law, many asked for clarifications of the constitutionality and consistency of the draft law with the legal system, and reviews to ensure compliance with the international commitments Vietnam has made. Meanwhile, some requested amending the laws on national security and network … [Read more...] about NA: Combining cybersecurity, network information security laws infeasible
US-based technology company Honeywell opened its first industrial cyber-security centre of excellence in Asia at Singapore’s Changi Business Park on April 25. The centre has been developed with the support of Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) and is designed to help defend the region’s industrial manufacturers against evolving cyber-security threats. “The only way manufacturers can reap the benefits of digital transformation, such as increased uptime and reduced maintenance, is to make sure their industrial environments are cyber secure,” said Jeff Zindel, vice president and general manager, Honeywell Industrial Cyber Security. “Today marks another important step forward in Honeywell’s leadership in industrial cyber security, further strengthening our ability to secure and protect assets, operations and people. The centre’s state-of-the-art capabilities and managed security services improve cyber security protection, detection, … [Read more...] about Honeywell opens first Asian cyber-security centre in Singapore
By Huu Nguyen  April 10, 2018 | 11:29 am GMT+7 Passengers walk to an aircraft for a flight from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City at Noi Bai Airport, January 12, 2018. Photo by Reuters/Kham A drunk Swedish man broke into an air traffic management company's offices, while a mental patient boarded a flight without a pass. Recent aviation security breaches have prompted Vietnam's Ministry of Transport to demand tougher security measures and for those responsible to held accountable. Speaking at a meeting last week, Transport Minister Nguyen Van The called for fast response teams to be established at airports and aviation centers to prevent any further problems from happening. On March 20, a drunk Swedish man was found breaking into offices of the Southern Air Traffic Management Company in Ho Chi Minh City. Security officers tried to stop him but he fought back and made his way inside the building, before being taken down and transferred to police. Two weeks before … [Read more...] about Vietnamese minister calls for tighter aviation security after series of scares
Vietnam's Ministry of Public Security has scrapped an article requiring foreign tech giants such as Google and Facebook to install servers in Vietnam from its draft cyber-security law. The adjustment, which was presented for discussion on Wednesday at a session of Vietnam's legislative National Assembly was made after the previous version of the bill was opposed by both lawmakers and experts. According to the adjusted bill, foreign telecommunications and/or internet services in Vietnam should obey the law, respect Vietnam's national sovereignty, interests and security and open representative offices in the country if they have at least 10,000 Vietnamese users or if requested to do so by the government. While no longer requiring a server to be located in the country, the bill still requires foreign enterprises to store data on Vietnamese users in Vietnam, as well as important data collected or generated from activities in the country. "The earlier version required servers to be … [Read more...] about Vietnam cuts domestic server requirement for foreign firms from cyber-security bill
VietNamNet Bridge - The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has announced its findings about inspections of airlines’ compliance with laws on securing customer privacy. The inspections were conducted at Vietnam Airlines (VNA), Vietjet (VJ) and Jetstar Pacific (JPA). Airlines are using different booking systems Inspectors found that air carriers are using different booking, seat reservation and ticket sale systems. VNA is using a system provided by SABRE Airlines Solution, a prestigious booking software provider. VNA has also set up programs to supervise the activities of computer users and control access to the booking and reservation system. However, the national flag air carrier still cannot fully prevent exposure of passengers’ information. The problem is that some regional branches of VNA have the right to run API programs connected with SABRE ticket booking and seat reservation programs. These include software informing passengers about … [Read more...] about Are airline security solutions reliable?
Cloud computing service market becomes bustlingBy Ha Van - The Saigon Times DailyHCMC – The cloud computing service market in Vietnam has turned more bustling than ever as several information technology enterprises are in a race to tap strong growth potential of this service.Nguyen Van Hien, general director of iNet Solutions, said service providers have begun finishing infrastructure and commercializing their cloud computing services. Small and medium enterprises will be their strategic customers as cloud computing can help them cut the investment cost of information technology, he added.According to experts, the cloud for enterprises mainly focuses on the public cloud and private cloud, helping them reduce costs and use the service flexibly. The market has now attracted the participation of both local and foreign providers.Vu Minh Tri, CEO of Microsoft Vietnam, said the cloud computing service market in Vietnam would grow rapidly in the coming time, especially in the small and … [Read more...] about Cloud computing service market becomes bustling
DIGI-TEXX VIETNAM: To become a leading BPO service provider Reported by Nhan Tam DIGI-TEXX VIETNAM, winner of “The Top Enterprises of The Year 2015” granted by Quang Trung Software City, wants to further promote its contact center and other BPO services in VIETNAM as well as to promote Vietnam as a first-choice country for investments in the sector. On this occasion, the Saigon Times had a talk with, company’s CEO, about the plan. Q: Late June 2016, DIGI-TEXX VIETNAM was honored Top ICT Company and awarded the Gold Medal by the HCMC Computer Association (HCA). Congratulations and please let our readers know how you achieved this recognition? A: The HCA’s award is evaluating companies who are specialized in Digital Content Management. We are fortunate enough to provide consistently highest quality services to our business partners. Together we have been able to grow a strong basis of customers who have awarded DIGI-TEXX VIETNAM with more business. How would you … [Read more...] about DIGI-TEXX VIETNAM: To become a leading BPO service provider