The document has been prepared by the Ministry of Communications and Mass Media in accordance with Government Directive No1268-r dated 20 July, 2013 on approving the action plan (roadmap) on Developing the Information Technology Sector and the Government’s decision following the meeting on 15 July, 2013.
The strategy’s implementation will lay the foundation for the Government’s policy on developing the IT industry. The strategy reviews the state of the industry, and outlines its development goals and the means to achieve them. The document also lists the risks associated with the strategy’s implementation and offers solutions for diminishing them.
The strategy’s implementation will help improve the investment climate in Russia, create additional high productivity jobs, and increase the IT industry’s output.
The draft of the directive was considered and approved at the Government’s meeting on 25 October, 2013.