American broadcaster NBC announced the imminent deliverance of the computers of Russian state agencies from Microsoft. NBC sees this as the next step after the intention to ban social network LinkedIn.

On the policy of import substitution in equipping computers of government agencies NBC reported an anonymous source in US intelligence. Remembering banning LinkedIn, broadcaster indicates that Microsoft in June announced the upcoming purchase of the social network in 26 billion dollars.

The main premise of the replacement – safety considerations. Microsoft has said that their program is not for someone not a spy. “We provide that authorities could test our software and to ensure the safety of our products. We are working hard to increase the level of protection of personal data of our clients. In particular, we are sued on this issue with the U.S. Federal government four times,” – said the official representative MS Dominique CT.

The thing about blocking LinkedIn November 10, will consider the Moscow city court. If the appellate court upheld the decision in force, and further it is not appealed it within 30 days should be to enter into force.

TASS recalls that the project to rid the databases from the us based on started “Rostelecom”. The company pays its own “daughter” has more than 107 million rubles for the fact that she will translate the database management system in the “electronic government” with Oracle on open source PostgreSQL. The terms of reference specified that will be replaced AT not only Oracle, but also from Microsoft. Import substitution will affect a number of subsystems of the infrastructure of “electronic government” (IEP) – public services portal, a unified system of identification and authentication, the system of interdepartmental electronic interaction.

Media reported about the upcoming rid the computers of government agencies from Microsoft 02.11.2016

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