06:00 | 19/09/2021 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The science and technology (sci-tech) sector not only conducts research serving the prevention and control of Covid-19 but also implements practical activities to help businesses overcome difficulties caused by the pandemic.
13:53 | 15/09/2021 Science - Technology
As a part of its localization strategy, GE has been reinforcing trainings and technology transformation in Vietnam over the years. The strategy proves to be heading towards the right direction when the pandemic happened. While foreign experts’ movement was restricted, the Vietnamese crew has managed to ensure a smooth production for highly digital facilities.
New program supports digital transformation in enterprises
06:00 | 15/09/2021 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The Vietnamese business community has faced many challenges since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic. To overcome difficulties and stabilize production, the Ministry of Planning and Investment is developing a program to support digital transformation in enterprises, cooperatives and household businesses during the 2021-2025 period.
Vietnam trials its herbal antiviral drug VIPDERVIR
06:00 | 31/08/2021 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology held an online press conference on August 10 to announce the results of preclinical trials of VIPDERVIR, an antiviral drug that is being developed by Vietnamese researchers to help with the treatment of mild and moderate Covid-19 cases. VIPDERVIR is made of Vietnamese herbs that meet the standards of the Vietnamese Pharmacopoeia. The medicine will continue to be studied at the clinical stage and is expected to be considered for licensing by the end of the year.
Healthcare sector realizes dream amid Covid-19 pandemic
06:00 | 28/08/2021 Science - Technology
(VEN) - So far, all district-level health facilities have been connected to a remote medical examination and treatment platform (Telehealth), removing limitations between hospitals of different levels. This allows the treatment of difficult cases, including Covid-19, by leading experts without having to move patients to bigger hospitals.
IBM unveils on-chip accelerated artificial intelligence processor
16:23 | 23/08/2021 Science - Technology
At the annual Hot Chips conference, IBM (NYSE: IBM) today unveiled details of the upcoming new IBM Telum Processor, designed to bring deep learning inference to enterprise workloads to help address fraud in real-time. Telum is IBM’s first processor that contains on-chip acceleration for AI inferencing while a transaction is taking place. Three years in development, the breakthrough of this new on-chip hardware acceleration is designed to help customers achieve business insights at scale across banking, finance, trading, insurance applications and customer interactions. A Telum-based system is planned for the first half of 2022.
Sci-tech as strategic driving force for development
13:00 | 23/08/2021 Science - Technology
(VEN) - The Vietnamese Communist Party considers rapid and sustainable development based mainly on science and technology (S&T) and innovation as a vital national strategy. The Ministry of Science and Technology is working with the government to create the best conditions enabling these goals.
Fortinet expands security services offerings to protect digital infrastructures
11:01 | 18/08/2021 Science - Technology
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, yesterday announced an expansion to its FortiCare and FortiGuard security services offerings, adding a new security service called FortiTrust. FortiTrust security services offer user-based licensing across all networks, endpoints and clouds, which traditionally have been siloed. Initial service levels are being offered for zero trust network access (ZTNA) and identity verification, with more offerings forthcoming.