The decision was taken at the Association’s Executive Committee meeting after the presentation of the FSA company held November 27, 2015.
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.
- Entry into RUSSOFT Association - said General Director of "FSA" Farhad Ashimov - is another milestone of the outgoing 2015 for our company. Almost as important as the status of "Skolkovo Participant". While these disparate events - become a Participant of the Skolkovo - this is achievement. And become a member of such a representative community as RUSSOFT Association - is recognition of the national leading developers of IT solutions and software. Therefore, we are very grateful to the members of the Association’s Executive Committee and President of RUSSOFT Valentin Makarov (who is also the coordinator of the group within SafeNet NTI - the National Technology Initiative), for supporting us. Needless to say so many such support does mean for us, as a start-up regional company? Previously, we had the hard experience - so difficult achieve sustainable development without effective collaboration and cooperation. And now we turned our eyes to the RUSSOFT Association and we got the support. We will be glad to contribute to the development of the partnership: our expertise, skills, and ensure transperancy, accountability in the implementation of joint projects.
RUSSOFT Association unites more than 70 companies with 25000+ of highly qualified software engineers with advanced graduate level degrees in Technology & Computer Science. RUSSOFT Association cooperates with the leading Universities of Russia, which are many times winners of the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contests. RUSSOFT software vendors are often rated in the Gartner Magic Quadrants, while our software development service providers are always listed among 100 Global leading outsourcing companies.
- Today - continues to Director General of "FSA" - most of the participants of the Russian software market is in conditions of great uncertainty. We waiting for the entry into force on 1 January 2016 of the Federal Law №188 on the establishment of a single register of Russian software. The mechanism of the law is not fully worked out, is not approved. This is another reason why We can be grateful to RUSSOFT. We are glad to be "on board". If we have the risk of something do wrong at this time of great change, the experts will help us.