About 1C Company

Founded in 1991, 1C Company specializes in development, distribution, publishing and support of mass-market software.

At present 8000 dealers from 600 cities cooperate with 1C. About 7500 teams constitute the 1C:Franchising partner network, which is a main channel of value-adding for 1C products. Service partners provide regular information and technological support for 1C software customers. The network of authorized training centers is also operating.

1C is the official distributor of such world-famous vendors as Microsoft, Novell, Borland, Symantec, ABBYY, Kaspersky Lab, ProMT, Eset Software and over 100 other software vendors. 1C offers more than 10 000 titles of software for office and home use.

1C:Enterprise 8

1C:Enterprise 8 system of programs is intended for automation of everyday enterprise activities: various economic and management business tasks, such as management accounting, business accounting, HR management, CRM, SRM, MRP, etc.

1C:Enterprise 8 system consists of two parts: an integrated framework (aka 1C:Enterprise 8 platform) and a set of applied solutions that are created and executed in the framework.

There is a great number of business applications developed on 1C:Enterprise platform. There are 30+ of boxed (off-the-shelf) business applications supplied for a wide range of tasks: accounting, sales and warehouse, payroll calculation and HR management, manufacturing and financial planning, accounting and reporting for private entrepreneurs, public sector accounting, report consolidation, accounting in nonprofit organizations and others.

1C business software development, support and distribution

Among the software produced by 1C the most important is 1C:Enterprise system of business automation products. Being famous with their flexibility, built with modern technologies, scalable with single-user, file-server, and client/server solutions, these products are used together or separately in SOHO to medium companies with one or several locations.

1C:Enterprise version 8 was launched in summer 2003 and it is underlain by a powerful technological platform whose features allow 1C, its franchise partners, independent developers and system integrators as well as the clients themselves to create the most diverse business applications. Over 1000 software products produced by 400 companies earned 1C:Compatible logo.

One of 1C:Enterprise system products—1C:Accounting—is the most successful accounting computer software in the CIS and it has become an industrial standard in business accounting automation. Other well-known products of 1C:Enterprise system are: 1C:Trade Management, 1C:Payroll&HR, solutions for logistics and for the Internet, etc. For home accounting we provide 1C:Money, with the annual tax declaration function. Since 2004 1C offers Manufacturing Enterprise Management integrated solution of ERP class and the wide range of specialized solutions.

To date, more than 1 000 000 companies are official users of 1C:Enterprise programs.

Support, methodological and training materials on accounting are an important part of our business.

1C provides advanced services for official users of 1C:Enterprise–the information and technological support (ITS), which is available in CIS countries. The purpose of this service is to provide users with a complete set of 1C software updates, accounting methodologies, office automation technologies, tutorials and new components for 1C:Enterprise system, consultations from chartered accountants, up-to-date legislation on taxation and business regulations and more. Monthly 1C publishes a set of 1C:ITS CDs with up-to-date information. 1C service partners deliver the disk set to users, install databases and components, perform the maintenance of the systems and provide other services. Internet support is also offered. 1C is developing a range of products for email, document flow and e-commerce. 1C has several co-projects with Intel, Microsoft, Novell, Borland, Symantec, Eset Software and others.

1C provides worldwide support to 1C:Enterprise users, developers and partners through a community forum and a support line. Extended support for international projects is available.

1C education and entertainment software

Since 1996 1C has been publishing and developing home/entertainment software. Educational software developed by 1C includes a series of 1C:Tutor software representing school education lessons of mathematics, the Russian language, physics, chemistry, biology, etc. Educational programs of 1C cover the most of basic school subjects, they also contain programs for the post-graduate education support.

1C has released key titles developed by major Russian studios, including Hard Truck and Hard Truck 2 by SoftLab-NSK, Blitzkrieg 1-2, Silent Storm and Heroes of Might and Magic 5 by Nival Interactive, Perimeter by K-D Lab, Soldiers: Heroes of WWII and Faces of War by Best Way, Age of Sail 2, Sea Dogs, Pirates of the Caribbean and Age of Pirates by Akella, Flanker 2.5 and Lock On by Eagle Dynamics, Space Rangers 1-2 by Elemental Games.

Since 1998 1C have released a strong line of localized products, acting as a co-publisher and distributor of long-term strategic partners: Snowball Interactive, Nival Interactive and Logrus. 1C's line-up of localized products includes over 500 titles. 1C:Game Collection includes best selling titles by Activision, Atari, Bethesda, Codemasters, Eidos/SCI, Interplay, Microsoft, Ubisoft, THQ and Vivendi Universal Games and other leading international publishers and independent developers.

1C Company is widely acknowledged as a game developer and has several internal studios. In-house development of the company includes IL-2 Sturmovik, IL-2 Sturmovik: Forgotten Battles, Ace Expansion Pack and Pacific Fighters—the award-winning WWII combat flight simulators (worldwide publisher Ubisoft Entertainment). 1C is working as a publisher with over 20 leading development studios and has produced over 50 titles for the PC and consoles. 1C entertainment software is being sold worldwide through distribution partners in North America, the UK, European Union, Australia, China, Japan and many other countries.

Sales: ul. Seleznevskaya 21,
box 64, 123056 Moscow
tel.: (+7 495) 2584408, (+7 495) 7379257
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