FCG Vietnam to Implement SAP’s All-in-One Solution to Small and Midsize Enterprises
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – July 17, 2007 – SAP Asia Pacific announced today that it has named FCG Vietnam, a wholly-owned subsidiary of First Consulting Group (FCG) (NASDAQ:FCGI), as a SAP All – In – One solution partner. FCG Vietnam will sell and implement SAP’s powerful and affordable All-in-One solution to deliver value-added services for small and midsize enterprises in Vietnam. FCG Vietnam, previously known as Paragon Solutions Vietnam (“PSV”), is a leader in providing offshore software development and IT consulting services to organizations in North America, Europe and Asia.
SAP and FCG Vietnam will collaborate to develop and localize SAP All-in-One solutions powered by SAP® Best Practices to meet the regulatory, financial, linguistic and industrial requirements of Vietnam’s growing enterprises. It is designed to provide a rapid and cost-effective implementation process that meets the industry-specific needs of small and midsize businesses. SAP All-in-One solutions are based on SAP Business Suite solutions and are scalable to meet the needs of growing businesses. FCG Vietnam was recently granted CMMI Level 5, ISO 27001 and TL9000 certifications, a recognition of its commitment to international data security.
SAP has chosen FCG Vietnam to become its latest SAP All-in–One partner in Vietnam
“With its wealth of industry experience, FCG can act as a strategic advisor during the entire solution roll-out for Vietnamese customers,” said Francis Lee, SAP Vietnam Country Manager. He added that, “This company’s local business knowledge in Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Banking, Financial Services and Insurance, Healthcare and Life Science was key to our decision to partner with FCG. This experience is key to ensuring success on our implementations for Vietnamese customers in those industries.“
With 12 years experience in software outsourcing and IT consulting in the overseas markets, FCG Vietnam has successfully applied strict international quality requirements to provide customer satisfaction. Experienced in modern management, with a solid knowledge of Vietnamese businesses, FCG Vietnam offers a total service package that includes software products, application development, application implementation, technical support, training, and other high value-added services.
“We are very delighted to establish a relationship with a leading software provider in the world,” said Phuong Ngo, Managing Director of FCG Vietnam. “FCG Vietnam has demonstrated its strength as an IT leader in Vietnam and with the rapid developments in the Vietnam economy, the company will continue to have more opportunities to grow by expanding the services we offer to clients. We strongly believe that FCG Vietnam will expand on our success in the overseas outsourcing markets and become a leading provider of SAP All-in-One solutions,“ he added.
FCG Vietnam’s SAP Consulting Team won the Championship prize for its presentation at the SAP All-in-One Channel Camp 2007. This workshop was held in Bangkok in early May 2007. In winning this competition, FCG Vietnam was recognized for its excellence in sales, pre-sales and delivery of SAP solutions as a cohesive team.
About FCG Vietnam
FCG Vietnam, formerly known as PSV, is a large U.S.-based software development company located in Ho Chi Minh City. FCG Vietnam is a wholly owned subsidiary of First Consulting Group (“FCG”) (NASDAQ: FCGI), headquartered in Long Beach, California, USA. Founded in 1980, FCG has over 2,500 associates across the globe. It is ranked among the top 20 of the “100 Leading Healthcare IT Companies” globally. It is also considered among the top 100 consulting and knowledge management companies in the world. Founded in 1995, FCG Vietnam develops software applications and solutions used in Education, Healthcare, e-Commerce, Telecommunications, and other industries. The software applications FCG Vietnam develops are aimed at international markets and must meet all the requirements of its international clients. For more information, please visit our website at www.fcg.com.vn.
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