Nowadays the information technologies sector appears to be one of the most dynamically developing economy sectors in many countries, while the software industry and the market for software products are progressing even faster. The annual growth rate of global software market ranges from 10% to 20%, according to different estimates. The considerable part of this sector is taken by export oriented software development or so-called software outsourcing. This concept includes both custom software development and export of packaged software.
On 16 October Tashkent will host an international scientific-practical conference on "Topical issues concerning the development of the infrastructure and communication services and electronic document circulation".
Revenues from communications services in Uzbekistan rose 50% on the year to 624.4 billion som in January-September, Uzbek national fixed-line operator Uzbektelecom said Tuesday.
Deputy Justice Minster of Uzbekistan Esemurat Kanyazov presented at the Fifth Anniversary ICT Summit 2007 an online national legislation database - Lex.uz, created at assistance of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). The website was officially launched with this presentation.
MTS-Uzbekistan, former Uzdunrobita and the largest mobile operator, presented new services based on 3G and WiMAX at the ICTExpo-2007 exhibitions.
A presentation of the Centre of Competence for Electronic Management under the Association of IT Enterprises and Organisations of Uzbeksitan (IT Association) was held in Tashkent within the frame of the ICT Week taking place in Uzbekistan.
ICT Summit in Uzbekistan has become a unique and powerful platform for all the key players to come together to share information and exchange experience, UNDP official in Uzbekistan said at the opening ceremony of the ICT Summit 2007.
National exhibition of information technologies - ICTExpo 2007 - opened on 25 September at Uzkurgazmasavdo exhibition complex in Tashkent. The three-day event demonstrates the country’s strong interest in the ICT development.
UNDP welcomed the organization of Information-Communication Technologies Exhibition (ICTExpo), which demonstrates the country’s strong interest in the ICT development, UNDP official said on Tuesday at the opening of the exhibition in Tashkent.