Digital Media Concepts/Nguyen Tu Quang

Nguyen Tu Quang (born June 11, 1975) is a software developer and businessman in Vietnam. He is co-founder and CEO of Bkav - a famous anti-virus software in Vietnam. He is also known as a chairman of Bkis – Bach Khoa Internet Security – a research center of Hanoi University of Science and Technology

Early life and Education edit

Nguyen Tu Quang was born in Ninh Binh City, Ninh Binh province. Quang is a former high school student at high school for the gifted in mathematic of Hanoi National University of Education. After the high school, he attended Hanoi University of Science and Technology – one of the top-ranked school in Vietnam for technical and engineers with Information Technology major. After he acquired the bachelor’s degree in 1997, Hanoi University of Science and Technology offered him a professor and a researcher position

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Bkav edit

Bkav Interface
Bkav Interface in 2016
DeveloperBkav Corporation
Kind of softwareAnti-virus
Bkav VersionBkavPro - 2016

Bkav – Bach Khoa Antivirus - is an anti-virus software first introduced in 1995 when Quang was a student at Hanoi University of Science and Technology. He is co-founder of the software with his other classmates. It was free to use for users run in MS-DOS. In 2001, new version of Bkav run on Window was available for download. [1] In 2005, the software went to commercial with four versions: Bkav Home, Bkav Pro, Bkav Enterprise, Bkav Gateway Scan. [2] At the time 2008, the software had about 10.5 million users and over 110.000 download daily. [3]

On September 29, 2009, BkavPro 2009 Internet Security was introduced.

In June 2010, BkavPro 2010 was introduced.

On March 2, 2011, Bkav Security Essentials was introduced.

Bkav now with Bkav Mobile Security has presented in over 100 countries all around the world [4]

Bkis edit

Bkis stands for Bach Khoa Internet Security was first introduced in 2001 as a research center under control and supervisor of Hanoi University of Science and Technology having Nguyen Tu Quang as a chairman. At 2008, the center has about 400 employees and 300 of them are software engineers. They mostly graduate from Hanoi University of Science and Technology. [5]

BPhone edit

Bphone was first introduced in 2015
DeveloperBkav Corporation

Bphone first introduced by Nguyen Tu Quang in May 26, 2015. It was the first cellphone was ever created by a Vietnam company[6]. The phone run on BOS operating system that was developed based on Android 5.1 Lollipop. Moreover, the has RAM of 3GB attached 3000mAh with Quick Charge Plus 2.0 could charge 10%battery to 60% in 30 minutes [7].

Bphone 2 was introduced in August 8, 2017 [8]. It still run on BOS operating system developed from Android 7.1.2 Nougat. The phone has chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 8 cores 2.0 GHz, RAM 3GB and Full HD screen. The battery is 3000mAh with Quick Charge 3.0[9]

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References edit

  1. "Công ty TNHH An ninh mạng BKAV," accessed Feb 15, 2018,