Alexander Side: Let’s talk about why the state rather than national officials need an operating system from the constructive point of view

In comments to the news from Russia everywhere betrays hostility to officials and an across-the prosecution of vzyatnichestve and cuts. “National Operating System” - mandatory sawn. Skolkovo - sawn. “Nano” - sawn.

I will not even try to argue. From my point of view, if all the time to focus on the negative, the result will only be negative. Let’s talk about why the state rather than national officials need an operating system with a constructive point of view.

What is the state in terms of organizational? Collection agencies with different responsibilities and orientation. Federal, regional, municipal. Civilian, military, special purpose. Varying degrees of openness to each other and the public. Relations between them and the society in terms of information sharing difficult, as the scheme of distribution of funds for this exchange. Although, with the latest simpler. Certain projects can be financed only from the regional and municipal budgets, and some - only from the federal. It defined the legal framework and sometimes similar financial nuances seriously complicate the development and introduction of IT. So it was, for example, with school projects (”First Aid”, SCPI, broadband internet access), so surely will in the future with other government IT projects.

The ideal information system in the state - a combination of several factors:

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24 July 2010

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