An ugly rumor coming out of Ukraine claims that S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 is canceled and developer GSC Game World has been closed down.
On February 16, the Kyivstar telecommunication operator signed a contract with Kyiv-based Miratekh IT-company on reception of solutions on virtual device interface.
Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content and threat management solutions, announces its partnership with General Atlantic LLC (GA), a leading global growth equity investment firm. The agreement with GA marks the next stage of Kaspersky Lab’s global growth strategy. The company will benefit from GA’s strategic support for management’s vision to continue its global market expansion. GA will become the second largest shareholder in the company, acquiring a number of secondary shares. Details concerning the financial aspects of the deal will remain confidential.
The law “On Protection of Personal Data” came into effect on January 1. The parliament adopted this law on June 1. The law defines personal data as information to which access is limited.
Manatron, Inc. announced it has acquired International Land Systems (ILS) Inc., creating a new division: Manatron International. The acquisition was led by private equity firm Thoma Bravo, LLC. Financial terms were not disclosed.
President Viktor Yanukovych has instructed the Cabinet of Ministers and the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) to develop and submit proposals for creating a national integrated system of counteraction to cybercrime to the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) by February 11, 2011, president’s decree No. 1119 of December 10 declares.
Prime Minister Mykola Azarov deems necessary creation in Ukraine of a high-technology center similar to the Silicon Valley area in the United States, he said at Inter TV channel during the Big Policy with Evgeny Kiselev programme.
SITRONICS Information Technologies, one of the leading suppliers of solutions, products and services in the field of information technologies in Eastern Europe and CIS countries, completed work for modernization of IT infrastructure under the project for withdrawal from service of Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plan implemented by German company Energiewerke Nord GmbH (EWN) jointly with Ernst&Young
Microsoft considers beneficial for Ukraine to reduce use of pirated software, Yurii Omelchenko, head of the department for protecting intellectual property of the Microsoft Ukraine company, said.
The Cabinet of Ministers intends to fully legalize software at the state bodies