Putin explains their educational project to get computers in schools and the quality of their programmers.
Dell: How can we as an IT sector help you broaden the economy as you move out of a crisis and take advantage of that great scientific talent that you have?
Putin: We are not invalids. We don’t have limited capacity. Pensioners should be helped, developing countries should be helped.
The remarks of Putin about support of domestic supporters are highly related to the Russian National Operating System project that seeks to overcome dependencies on foreign licenses. It is not fixed yet whether it would fly but it looks like the financial crisis does a lot to promote that idea.