First Line Software
First Line Software is a premiere provider of custom software development and technology enablement services, with a focus on data management, cloud computing, online media, and enterprise content management. First Line provides recognized expert services to industry leaders and growth technology companies in North America, Europe and Asia. Headquartered in the US, First Line operates multiple software development centers in Russia and employs 300 staff globally. First Line’s culture is grounded in subject matter expertise, technical excellence, and proven methodologies, with a strong focus on Agile. First Line has been recognized as a Rising Star in the global ranking of top 100 outsourcing providers by International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®).
1C Company (www.1c.com) is engaged in the development, distribution, publication, and support of software products and IT services. The company’s best-known products are 1C:Enterprise ERP-class applications for managing and optimizing enterprises and institutions. These applications are built on an innovative technology platform that provides flexibility, scalability, and high performance, operates on-premise, in the cloud (SaaS) and on mobile.
1C:Enterprise has been successfully used to automate management and accounting in more than 1,500,000 organizations – from small businesses to major corporations and government agencies. The system leads the Russian ERP market in terms of the number of workstations.
1C Company works with users through an affiliate network that includes more than 10 000 regular partners in 25 countries, including more than 7500 certified companies in the 1C:Franchisee network.
Gemalto (SafeNet) is a world leader in the software monetization(51% of the global market by Frost & Sullevan research). Gemalto offers software vendors professional solutions for robust copy protection and a centralized license management platform.
The platform solves the following tasks:
- software protection (protection of intellectual property, copy protection);
- control of licensing limitations on the software product and modules;
- creating new sales models (the system allows you to quickly implement any licensing models, without involving the RnD department and changing source code);
- delivery of licenses to the end-user (the system automate the creation and sending of licenses for software and modules, collect statistics about end-users, control distributors, provide a ready-made personal account for users);
- The license can be provided in the form of a software file, a hardware USB key, or using the cloud licensing service.
The main office of the company in the CIS is located in Moscow, it employs more than 150 people. There are local partners in St. Petersburg and the CIS countries.
MediaSoft is a developer of hi-tech web-systems and backends, mobile apps and highload projects, active since 2014. With over 100 mobile/web/software developers on staff, the company employs a large tech stack, and offers agile model along with convenient collaboration modes: outsourcing, outstaffing, technological collaboration with a client’s in-house development department.
MediaSoft holds 1st place among the largest outsourcing production companies in Russia, and 8th place in Tagline’s ratings of web developers and system integrators.
Key projects: mobile apps ‘Moy Perekryostok’, ‘Moyo Delo’, InJapan.ru (a Yahoo auction), CarPrice portal, ‘Protek’ company portal, Metrium portal, ‘Svyaznoy Travel’ mobile app, etc.
The Bank of Russia (The Central Bank)
Founded in 1860.
Number of employees: Today the Central Bank is a team which includes 45 000 qualified employees. For more than 150 years it has risen through the ranks from The State Bank of the Russian Empire to the National Bank of the Soviet Union, the State Bank of the Soviet Union and, at last, the Central Bank of the Russian Federation.
In 2013 the Central Bank received the status of megaregulator.
At present it’s in charge of the following:
- Developing and conducting united national monetary policy;
- Developing and conducting the policy of providing stability of financial market of the Russian Federation;
- Supervision of credit and non-credit institutions of the Russian Federation;
- Emission of cash and organization of cash circulation (banknotes and coins);
- Increasing of safety and effectiveness of the national monetary system;
- Development of financial technologies etc.
Geographic reach is on the entire territory of Russia – from Kaliningrad to Kamchatka, 81 regional offices.
LANIT-TERCOM (part of the LANIT Group) is a leading Russian innovative producer of software solutions with long experience in the IT industry, on the international IT market since 1991. The company is able not only to fulfill industrial contracts, but also to carry out challenging science-intensive programming projects.
The main areas of activity are Computer Vision (AI, VR/AR, ML, Neural networks), Highly loaded Data Bases, Reengineering, Education (E-learning/Adaptive learning) and Medical & Healthcare. The key services are Custom Software development, Dedicated software development centers (ODC), Software testing, Reengineering of legacy SW, IT Consulting (projects optimization and audit), Outstaffing.
Among our clients are large-scale Russian companies and customers from USA, Israel, South Korea, China and European countries (Denmark, Germany, Finland, Netherlands, Sweden and France).
AP KIT (Information & Computer Technologies Industry Association)
AP KIT (Information & Computer Technologies Industry Association) is the most representative 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. AP KIT members comprise up to 70% of the market many segments.
Positive Technologies is a leading global provider of enterprise security solutions for vulnerability and compliance management, incident and threat analysis, and application protection. Commitment to clients and research has earned Positive Technologies a reputation as one of the foremost authorities on Industrial Control System, Banking, Telecom, Web Application, and ERP security, supported by recognition from the analyst community. Learn more about Positive Technologies at www.ptsecurity.com.
EPAM is the best company for professional and career growth. We make everything we can to have new professional goals always available for our employees, and we support people on their way.
EPAM team consists of more than 30 000 specialists, including developers, quality assurance specialists, DevOps-engineers, business analysts, project managers, solution architects and system engineers.
Association for Computing Machinery
ACM, the world’s largest educational and scientific computing society, delivers resources that advance computing as a science and a profession. ACM provides the computing field’s premier Digital Library and serves its members and the computing profession with leading-edge publications, conferences, and career resources.
ACM Special Interest Group on Software Engineering
The ACM Special Interest Group on Software Engineering provides a forum for computing professionals from industry, government and academia to examine principles, practices, and new research results in software engineering.
RUSSOFT Association is a Nation wide Association of the most technically competent software developing companies from Russia. The head-quarters is located in Saint-Petersburg. In 2018 RUSSOFT unites more than 130 companies with 45000+ of highly qualified software engineers with advanced graduate level degrees in Technology & Computer Science.
RUSSOFT Association provides the results of the regular analytical work which are received independently or together with the most authoritative Russian and international companies. In particular, the Association, since 2004, has been conducting an annual study of the software export industry in Russia.
RUSSOFT Association is the voice of the industry and an active lobbyist in the Russian Government, struggling for better taxation, stronger educational systems and for attracting State support for the international marketing.
CUSTIS – custom development and careful implementation of large-scale accounting and analytical information systems for companies with original management processes or with a high dynamics of process change.
http://0x1.tv – IT-conferences media library. The largest catalog of Russian-language reports on different IT-topics.
Programming and testing, usability/UX and business analysis, product and project management, tricks of system administration and non-trivial algorithms, open-source libraries, frameworks, programs and even operating systems.