FPT and Arago Announce Strategic Global Partnership to Enhance IT Service Offerings with AI Technology

  • AI based IT services offerings will deliver highest automation rates and enable proactive and autonomous IT management while optimizing operational cost efficiency and increasing speed and agility

Richardson, Texas and New York, New York – 10 July, 2017 – FPT Software, a global leading software and technology company headquartered in Vietnam and arago GmbH (Arago), a pioneer in artificial intelligence (AI) and leader in intelligent automation, today announced a strategic global partnership.

Under the partnership agreement FPT Software and Arago will jointly develop outstanding AI based solutions to meet the challenges of the digital transformation and integrate intelligent automation solutions for FPT’s customer base in the field of Industry 4.0, IoT, Mobility, Cloud, Q&A Testing, Legacy Migration, Application and BPO Services. Furthermore, FPT will support Arago’s “Scaling-UP” strategy for global expansion by providing access to highly experienced and globally active service and technology experts which will serve Arago’s customers as system integration (SI) partners worldwide.

The partners will launch their first joint service offerings in the US market by integrating Arago’s AI platform HIROTM into FPT’s IT services and automation portfolio. Customers will benefit from higher automation rates which exceed industry standards many times over, proactive and autonomous IT management, unique cost saving potential and knowledge retention capabilities, as well as increased speed and agility.

FPT is Vietnam’s largest and one of its fastest growing technology and IT services companies with multiple global delivery centers. Arago is a global technology company that has been delivering cutting-edge AI research and outstanding products for more than 20 years. Arago’s flagship platform HIRO™, which is commercially available since 2014, is a unique problem-solving AI, which is capable of autonomously running every process within a company – from infrastructure to applications to business processes and transactions. Industry leading companies have chosen Arago’s HIRO™ platform to transform their organizations into future-proof AI-enabled enterprises.

Dev Singh, President & Chief Strategic Sales Officer of FPT Software US, said, “We are looking forward to collaborate with such an experienced and progressive partner like Arago. Their technology will enable us to deliver a superior automation experience to our customers by delivering cutting-edge AI based solutions. With Arago’s AI platform HIRO™ we will enhance operational efficiency and effectiveness for our clients in no time. Additionally, we are very happy to be a key part of Arago’s development and SI partner network worldwide. This is a testimony to our global talent pool and technology strengths.“

“FPT is one of the most agile partners in the IT services industry. We are excited to support FPT’s global delivery centers by bringing maximum value to their clients through the integration of our AI platform HIRO™ into their service offerings. We are also equally very happy to leverage FPT‘s global delivery expertise and talent pool for rapid expansion,” said Alfred Ermer, Chief Operating Officer of Arago. ”AI has become an essential part of every organization‘s business strategy, irrespective of industry. Our partnership with FPT will address the challenges established enterprises are facing today by providing a powerful tool they need, to not only survive, but thrive in the digital age.“

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About FPT

FPT Corp is a $1.8Bn, 28,000 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, Automotive, Healthcare, Energy & Utilities, Financial services, Communications, Media & Entertainment, etc. For more information on FPT, please visit https://fpt-software.com.

About Arago

The sum of experience: Arago is a pioneer in the field of artificial intelligence (AI) that helps businesses optimize their business and IT processes through autonomous automation. Its commercially proven general AI platform HIRO™ autonomously manages and automates every process within a company, integrating machine reasoning and machine learning. Arago’s mission is to guide its clients worldwide on their journey to becoming future-proof AI-ready enterprises. Founded by computer scientist Chris Boos, and based in Frankfurt and New York City, Arago is empowering clients to unleash the potential of their existing intelligence and promote innovation. Since 2014, leading global investment firm KKR has supported Arago’s international expansion. For further information, please visit www.arago.co.

Arago Redaktion 10. July 2017

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