Monthly Archives: September 2012
In St. Petersburg hosted the event “EMC: Saint-Petersburg”, dedicated research company in our country. Vyacheslav Nesterov, General Director of EMC development Center in St. Petersburg, has focused in his speech on two topics: the place of the Centre in the company’s structure and areas of work.
EMC revenue which in 2014 amounted to $24.4 billion (+5% compared to last year), on average, spends annually on R&D about $4 billion, of which $2 billion is for local innovation, and $2 billion on buying companies. Also g-n Nesterov reminded that EMC was founded in 1979, and in 2001 began working in Russia. As for the centers EMC, the first one appeared in India and the second in China (the country currently has three). The third was founded in St. Petersburg in 2007. Currently in North Palmyra on EMC employs about 300 people, including 250 software engineers. There are CENTERS in Israel, Ireland, Egypt and the USA. Two years ago there was a center EMC in SKOLKOVO. Continue reading
The history of mankind is full of sorrow and suffering. Hundreds of thousands of years ago our ancestors fought alone with nature, almost always losing. The person does not have powerful claws, no tough skin. In the battle with the elements, ruthless and cruel, he has little chance. But the gift of reason gave us a different weapon that is not given to man to disappear in the evolutionary battles, like the others: we’re transforming our everyday living environment. From the moment when man made the first gun that has never existed in the Universe, he opened the way to modern civilization.
Now, eons later, we are so used to the built environment, you yourselves have created that are not even aware of its existence. Man lives thanks to the work of the various services and infrastructures. Perhaps, almost any resident of the metropolis feels ancient chill inside, when the lights in his house suddenly pales, and he again left alone with Erebos. Continue reading