Now the main stream of data goes through the servers located in the USA. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin considers it necessary and important to place on the territory of Russia the servers of large national Internet resources that will protect the stored information.
This opinion he expressed today, on April 24, speaking at a meeting of the media forum in St. Petersburg, ITAR-TASS reported. "It is possible to do, but it takes time and capital investment," he said, adding that now the main stream of data goes through the servers located in the USA, where everything is controlled.
"All that the Internet has emerged as a special project of the CIA and developing," Putin said. He noted that the national search engine Yandex, and the social network "Vkontakte" try to develop business, mathematical, information provision in Russia. "our companies are no available resources for such investment, but now they appear," he said.
He expressed hope that the Russian Internet "will develop intensively enough, quickly and will provide our interests". Speaking about the protection of information, Putin recalled that this issue concerned a number of special services which implement appropriate systems.
"First of all it concerns information of a private nature of the defense Ministry, the defense industry, authorities and management," he said, admitting that somewhere they do it, but somewhere there. servers are Migrated to the territory of Russia, according to the President, is aimed at protection of stored information. "This is a complex field, the founders of which are the Americans, so they try to keep their monopoly," said the head of state. "We need to work consistently fight for their interests," believes Putin.
Also, Putin believes that the internet was originally a “CIA project” and “is still developing as such”.