akaBot is the only Gold Winner of Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards
for Innovation in B2B Products & Services
akaBot – RPA platform of FPT Software, Vietnam’s largest IT company, were named the only winner of the 2020 Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards for Innovation in Business-to-Business Products & Services on Monday. The annual awards program, now in its 7th year, recognizes innovative achievements in the workplace, from product design to technology development.
Launched in 2002, Stevie® Awards were hailed as “Oscars of the business world” by the New York Post. The Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards are the only business awards program to recognize innovation in the workplace in all 29 nations of the Asia-Pacific region.
This year, FPT Software products competed with more than 1,000 nominations to be recognized in three categories:
- akaBot, its comprehensive RPA (Robots Processing Automation) solution, received the Gold Winner Award for Innovation in Business-to-Business Products;
- Manufacturing IT platform akaMES won Gold for Innovation in Construction, Manufacturing or Materials; and
- akaChain, the enterprise blockchain platform, won Silver for Innovation in Technology Management – Computer Industries.
The winning trio is among FPT Software’s flagship products, designed to help businesses accelerate their digital transformation journey through advanced technologies such as RPA, OCR, IoT, blockchain and so on. akaBot and akaMES address productivity pain points in back-office and manufacturing operations, respectively; whereas akaChain optimizes loyalty programs and thereby helps to enhance customer experiences.
“For decades, FPT Software has strived to deliver innovative products and services that address various business problems. It is rewarding to see that our efforts are being recognized”, said Tran Dang Hoa, FPT Software’s Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operation Officer. “We see these awards as further validation to our position as a digital transformation pioneer in the world”.
“We are delighted that the seventh edition of the Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards attracted so many impressive nominations,” said Stevie® Awards President Maggie Gallagher. “This year’s winning nominations are testaments to the resiliency and innovation of organizations in the region, many of which continue to succeed despite the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.”
According to the Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards organizer, the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie® Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 100 judges around the world. The winners will be celebrated in a virtual awards ceremony on September 22.
About FPT Software
FPT Software is part of FPT Corporation, a global leading technology and IT services provider headquartered in Vietnam, with nearly US$1.2 billion in revenue and 29,000 employees. As a pioneer in digital transformation, the company delivers world-class services in Smart factory, Digital platforms, RPA, AI, IoT, Enterprise Mobility, Cloud, AR/VR, Embedded Systems, Managed services, Testing, Platform modernization, Business Applications, Application Services, BPO, and more. It has served over 700+ customers worldwide, a hundred of which are Fortune Global 500 companies in the industries of Aerospace & Aviation, Automotive, Banking and Finance, Logistics & Transportation, Utilities and more. For more information, please visit www.fpt-software.com
About the Stevie® Awards
Stevie® Awards are conferred in eight programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards, the German Stevie® Awards, the Middle East Stevie® Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie® Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie® Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie® Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie® Awards at http://www.StevieAwards.com