Development History

Established since 1993, CMC has more than 22 years of development and expansion to become on of the leading ICT companies in Vietnam with more than 1,500 employees (up to 31/09/2011), and total net revenue for 5 quarters (4 quarters in 2010 and first quarter in 2011) of 4,497 billion VND (including internal revenue). 
 
Currently, the operation of CMC is specialized and expanded continuously into many sectors, however, ICT is still considered as the key capacity for all production, business and market development activities. To gain the success today, CMC has experienced many memorable landmarks marking for the efforts and development of the company from time to time. 

 

    • With the initial investment capital of 50 million VND, ADCOM center under Microelectronic Technology Institute, National Institute for Technology Research (today known as CMC) with the purposes of applying information technology in automation, control and telecommunication sectors.
    • On the foundation of ADCOM Center, HT&NT Co., Ltd was established with the registered capital of 500 million VND to produce, assemble, trade and import and export electronic and computing products and develop application computing solutions with two first founder members.
    • CMC became the official distribution agent for Acer products.
    • HT&NT Co., Ltd. changed the name into CMC Computer Communication Co., Ltd.
    • CMC established System Integration Department (now known as CMC SI Company) to provide hi-tech Information Technology equipments and solution consultancy services and integration solutions for e-information systems and training and technology transfer services….At the same time, CMC established Software Development Department (now known as CMC Soft Company) to exploit and provide services and software solutions to enterprises, agencies and domestic and foreign organizations; directing Information Technology to become the effective tool to improve productivity and improve the working procedures for customers. CMC established the branch of the company in Ho Chi Minh City (CMC Sai Gon).
    • Becoming the solution provider of Microsoft (MCSP)
    • CMCSoft introduced e-Docman packaged software product.
    • With strong growth in scale and diversified products and services in the sectors involved by CMC, and basing on expansion of System Integration Department and Software Development Department, CMC established CMC System Integration Center (CMC SI) and CMC Software Solution Center (CMC Soft)
    • CMC established The Trung Computer Company Limited (now known as CMC Computer Company) on the foundation of Computer distribution and assembling department.
    • Becoming Solution Partner for IBM for big solutions and Unix servers in system integration sector
    • Introducing iLib 1.0 library management software
    • Introducing RedHat Linux 6.2 version with Vietnamese interface
    • CMC became the agent of IBM.
    • CMC provided e-library system for National Library and public libraries nationwide
    • Providing communication infrastructure systems for financial sector
    • CMC provided successfully BMS treasury bond management solution nationwide
    • CMC implemented successfully many big products for financial sector with typical project of providing backup system for Taxation General Department.
    • Providing more than 5,000 CMS computers to education sector, this is the project with the biggest number of PC provided up to date.
    • eDocman software was awarded with the Silver Cup for the packaged software product – the commercial software at the IT Week 13.
    • Joining Thanh Giong Union to provide the computers at preferential price to the youth and teenagers in the remote areas and area with economic difficulties.
    • CMC was awarded with Labor Medal third class
    • CMC officially registered for Quality control system ISO 9001 – 2000.
    • CMC became the Gold partner of Microsoft.
    • CMS – the first Vietnamese computer trademark reached 100,000 PCs
  • CMC re-structured the company to become one system of member companies with close cooperation in terms of legal and financial issues, manpower, trademark, development strategy,…however they are specialized into different business sectors to ensure the flexibility and mutual assistance. In which CMC is the parent company holding the owner’s capital which invest and direct the operations of member companies. The re-structuring and establishment of the new operation model of CMC is the strategic step for strong and sustainable expansion and development of CMC in the next time. At the period of restructuring, CMC included 3 member companies operating in Information Technology sectors including:

    • CMS Computer Company
    • CMC System Integration Company
    • CMC Software Solutions Company
    • On 02/07/2007, capitalizing the parent company, CMC is officially changed into CMC Corporation with 13 founder shareholders who are key leaders of the company and member companies.
    • In October, 2007, CMC established CMC Distribution Company Limited (CMC Distribution) to provide ICT accessories and products. The expansion of the business activities into the distribution, trading sectors shall contribute to strengthen the strength and scale of CMC in ICT market.
    • Also in 10/2007, CMC contributed the capital to establish CMC Telecom Service Joint Stock Company (CMC Telecom). With the financial capacity and experience of CMC in Information Technology and strategic relations with large-scale partners in telecommunication market, CMC Telecom shall pioneer in providing high-ranking telecom services to enterprises, organizations and concentrated residential areas.
    • CMC associated with Segmenta, the leading consultant of Denmark in SAP products to establish CMC-Segmenta Joint Venture Joint Stock Company (CMC-Se) to provide the consultancy services and exploiting ERP solutions of SAP in European market.
    • CMC established CMC Information Security Joint Stock Company (CMC InfoSec) to develop and provide information security products and services and network protection services for the government, enterprises, organizations as well as internet users in Vietnam.
    • CMC Telecom cooperated with State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) to establish CMC Telecommunication Infrastructure Joint Stock Company (CMC TI) to exploit the modern telecommunication infrastructure and provide the broad-band services to the customers and closely cooperate with CMC Telecom in telecommunication-internet activities.
    • CMC celebrated 15 years of establishment.
    • CMC was approved by Ministry of Planning and Investment to establish CMC Blue France Company Limited in France. CMC Blue France shall provide services and produces of CMC in the France and Europe, especially ITO and BPO services. 
    • After a period of preparation and completing necessary procedures, on 22/01/2010, CMC Corporation registered more than 63.5 million shares with the CMG code at Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange.
    • On 21/4/2010, CMC Corporation and SAP Group, the leading software service provider in the world agreed on strategic cooperation for developing the large-scale enterprise market in Vietnam.
    • In May, 2010, CMC Corporation completed the procedures for contributing investment capital into NetNam as the strategic shareholder. Currently CMC group owns 43.8% shares in NetNam company and is the sole strategic shareholder of this company.
    • On 10/04/2010, CMC Telecommunication Infrastructure Joint Stock Company officially introduced the Giganet service basing on FTTx-GPON technology for the first time in Vietnam.
    • On 12/1/2011, in Ho Chi Minh city, CMC Distribution Company Limited, a member of CMC Corporation, officially introduced Bluefone mobile phone trademark.
    • On 12/1/2011, CMC Distribution Company Limited (CMC Distribution) officially introduced Vietnamese mobile phone trademark named Bluefone.
    • On 13/4/2011, Segmenta – CMC Joint Venture Joint Stock Company was officially changed into Ciber - CMC Joint Venture Joint Stock Company (Ciber - CMC). This is the merging between Segmenta A/S Denmark and Ciber Inc, US-one of the leading ICT groups in the world.
    • In May 2011, CMC Group organized the 18th Establishment Ceremony with many practical and meaningful activities.
    • On 19/9/2011, CMC InfoSec Company introduced the updated version with Vietnamese language interface for CMC Mobile Security version, the virus scanning software on the mobile phones and gained more than 5,000 downloads to September 2011.
  • Marked 20th Anniversary 

    • Founded CMC Institute of Science ad Technology
    • Organized The first “Creating for CMC’s future” competition

     

    • Organized the second “Creating for CMC’s future” competition
    • Be awarded honor flag for “excellent performance in emulation movement of Hanoi city”.