14 January 2011
IT News and Information in Russia and the FSU
IT News and Information
for the Russian and other FSU IT Markets
PAC Online is a global market research and strategic consulting firm for the Software and IT Services Industry (SITSI). PAC offers analysis and advice to address a range of growth, technology, financial and operational issues. PAC publishes a wide range of off-the-shelf and customized market reports.
Market-Visio combines global information from Gartner's with their own research and information on local business environments in Russia and the CIS.
Business Monitor provides independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the Information Technology industry in Russia.
WorldTrade Executive Inc., a Thomson Reuters company, provides business, legal, and financial information. Check out their Russia Information Technology Report.
RUSSOFT Association is a Russia-wide association of the most technically competent software developing companies from Russia, Belarus, and Ukraine. By joining forces under the leadership of RUSSOFT we are able to provide customers with a range of comprehensive solutions and IT services.
Silicon Taiga (National Software Development Alliance) aims to promote the Russian IT outsourcing market and its integration into the world software development community.
Russian Association of Networks and Services (RANS) is a public and governmental organization, set up by the Ministry of Communication and Informatization of the Russian Federation. At present RANS has over 110 members from all over Russia: universities, scientific institutions, ministries, legal and insurance companies, operators, ISPs, vendors, users, and representatives of large foreign companies working in Russia.
Information & Computer Technologies Industry Association (APKIT) is a non-profit union of Russia’s ICT industry. AP KIT’s membership includes major domestic and global companies specializing in software, computer and equipment production, as well as the leading domestic distribution companies, system integrators, producers and developers.
News Sites (English)
Auriga is the oldest US-incorporated software R&D and IT outsourcing services provider operating development centers in Russia. They provide on thier site news and analysis related to thier industry and their company.
Marchmont is a daily business news website in separate English and Russian editions covering regional investment.
FC Novosti was set up in October 2002 under the patronage of the Accounts Chamber of the Russian Federation. It provides information concerning the activity of the state financial control organizations both in Russia and abroad with the aim to highlight the picture of Russian economy from the viewpoint of its transparency for investment.
CIO World is an online resource for CIOs, heads of IT departments, CEO and CFO of Russian companies and enterprises, and specialists of state agencies, offers articles on use of information technologies in business, IT-infrastructures, optimization of business-processes and solutions for management and technology issues.
Reksoft's "Russian ICT Industry Blog" offers selected news and analytics on the broad range of topics: Russian IT export, technology achievements, software and technology market trends, education and research, government support and dynamics of foreign direct investment (FDI) in Russia. See also their Reksoft's "Russian IT Quarterly".
News Sites (Russian)
CNews is the largest publication dedicated to high technology news in Russia and CIS. It was created in 2000 based «Hi-Tech News» from RosBusinessConsulting and since has acquired recognition of IT professionals and broad readership.
Analytical Center REAL-IT was founded in 2002 and is a member of the League of Independent IT Experts. REAL-IT offers quality independent and reliable information on many specialized issues.
Informational Portal offers information on IT innovations, news, events, exhibitions and seminars. Analytical reviews and article on ERP, CRM, business management systems, automatization of business processes, document flow systems.
iToday.ru reports on IT, Internet, Ru-Net and digital communications.
Russian IT News (ITRN) offers news and analysis on Russian IT.
PCMag.Ru is Russia's online version of PC Magazine. It features Russian and international news, articles and reviews of computers and Internet-related products and services.
PC Week.Ru is Russia's online version of PC Week. It is dedicated to issues of IT business and business-oriented computer applications and developments.
TAdviser is a wiki (online user-maintained encyclopedia) of companies, IT-solutions, IT-projects and people associated with the IT market.
@Astera provides the latest information about prices and supply, products and services, technologies and companies, events and developments, people and business in the IT world.
PRIME-TASS BIT "BIT" stands for "Business. Informatization. Telecommunications." It is the arm of Russia's Agency of the Economic Information PRIME-TASS that is devoted to IT and telecommunications in Russia and abroad.
IT-Weekly.RU is a daily Internet publication specializing in the Russian IT business, covering successful IT projects and tenders for IT services and equipment.
IT-World.RU covers world IT news in Russian.
Belarus IT Sites
Computer Gazette A-Z offers news and articles about computers and programming.
BelERP was founded by a group of consultants with practical experience of implementing ERP-systems in Belarus, Russian and CIS companies with the purpose to offer informational support in areas of consulting and business management systems.