FPT Software has joined Microsoft Intelligent Security Association (MISA) as its first member in Vietnam, emphasizing the company’s cyber security expertise and knowledge. This achievement marks another step for FPT Software in enhancing its strategic position as a Microsoft Solutions Partner in Security, demonstrating FPT Software’s capabilities in system and information security to worldwide clients.

MISA was launched in 2018 and is an ecosystem of independent software vendors and managed security service providers that have integrated with Microsoft Security to better defend against a world of increasing cybersecurity threats.

To be nominated to MISA, Microsoft requires its managed security service providers to meet a stringent list of pre-defined criteria one of which is a Security Specialization. In the case of FPT Software, its expertise and published Microsoft solutions in managed services for Microsoft Defender for Endpoint and Microsoft Sentinel was an important factor. MISA members are eligible for various co-marketing benefits enabling them to share insights and drive more integrated strategies and solutions to help their clients predict, detect and respond to security threats faster.

“Our team is proud to be a MISA member. It was a long and ambitious journey prove FPT Software’s position as a Microsoft Solution Partner in Security, providing world-class, comprehensive security services, helping our clients mitigate cyber risks and stay resilient in a fast-paced, unprecedented digital world.”, said Mr Duong Pham Tung, FPT Software Chief Information Security Officer.

“I believe that this new recognition will enable FPT Software with more valuable programs to strengthen our practitioners’ specialized knowledge and skills. By joining MISA and integrating our security operation platform with Microsoft’s innovative technology, we can make it easier for security teams to be proactive at protecting against emergency threats.”, he added.

 “We believe that by coming together as a community to innovate, build strategies, and share knowledge, we empower ourselves and our customers as defenders. That’s why MISA is such a vital part of our mission. Together with our partners like FPT Software, we can turn obstacles into innovation and embrace today’s challenges as an opportunity to build a better, safer world for all.”, said Vasu Jakkal, CVP Microsoft Security

Prior to this recognition, FPT Software was included in Forrester’s The Managed Security Services Landscape in Asia Pacific, Q3 2022 report for the first time. The company was acknowledged for its contribution in offering managed security and consulting services, as one of its focus areas to help organizations address cloud security concerns. FPT Software is also a member of CREST, demonstrating the company’s high-quality services and proven expertise in the field.