Sberbank to Become the Creator and Operator of Gostech Platform

Sberbank will become the winner in the tender for the right to act as an operator and supplier of the core of the IT platform “Gostech” – a unified ecosystem of public services for citizens and business, ICT Moscow reported.

The bank became the only participant in the auction, announced by the Ministry of Finance on November 21, and will be declared the winner without reducing the cost of execution for 900 million rubles (equivalent to $12.3 million).

According to the terms of reference, the winner must, by May 31, 2022, create a platform for “organising the production and technological process of software development”, on the basis of which the entire system will be built. The platform must support the work of at least 100 million people and ensure that 120 thousand users are on it at a time.