The cost of development and support of unvisited gosposhlina Sputnik exceeded 2 billion rubles
“Rostelecom” continues to invest in national search engine “Sputnik”, which is not popular among users, according to Cnews. According to the resource, the total cost of development and support has exceeded 2 billion roubles. Liveinternet statistics shows that in July 2016 the average number of user clicks on the search results of the “Satellite” was on the 4100 level crossings a day. For comparison the same figure for “Yandex” – 74,2 million, Google – 49.7 million
“Rostelecom” continues to execute with its subsidiary company “Search portal “Sputnik” contracts on performance of works on development of the service. Information about the contract on the fourth stage of these works in the format of a purchases from a single supplier appeared on the procurement website with the amount of the agreement in 372.8 million rubles.
Technical specification for the work of “Rostelecom” in public access is not posted. The company said that it we are talking about the contract for the development of “Satellite” and a number of specialized products.
Analysis of public procurement shows that the contract for the third phase of similar works “Sputnik” in July 2015. The amount of the contract amounted to 364 million rubles. A contract in the amount of 270 million rubles for the second stage of works “Sputnik” received in November 2014. The first stage of works “Sputnik”, apparently, carried out in the framework of a 300 million contract, in November 2013. Thus, a common front consider works in less than four years was estimated at 1.3 billion rubles.
In addition, money for services on technical support and operation of specialized services “Rostelecom” also passes to the “Satellite”. So in July of 2016, the company was given the contract to 337 million rubles. In September 2015, 115 million rubles. In June 2015 to 275 million rubles. That is, the total cost of development and support of “Satellite” has exceeded 2 billion roubles.