ISSN 0236-235X (P)
ISSN 2311-2735 (E)

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Publication date:
16 June 2024

About the Journal

The journal “Software & Systems” has been published since 1988.

The Editor-in-Chief is Savin Gennady Ivanovich - Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor, Dr.Sc. (Physics and Mathematics), Moscow

Journal founder: V.P. Kupriyanov (Tver).

The publisher of the journal is Research Institute “Centerprogramsystem”.

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN):

ISSN 2311-2735 (Online version), ISSN 0236-235X (Print version)

The journal is registered in the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology, and Mass Media (Roskomnadzor) on March 03, 2020. A registration certificate ПИ № ФС 77 - 77843.

Software & Systems contributes to the synthesis and extension of experience in computer science, software development and application. The journal introduces the works of scientists and specialists from Russia and foreign countries, gives answers to practical questions related to using computer technologies, analyzes trends and predicts program and technical means development.


Open access policy

The journal “Software & Systems” fulfils the DOAJ definition of open access.

This means that in the journal “Software & Systems” the copyright holder of a scientific work grants his usage rights to others using an open license Creative Commons «Attribution» 4.0 thus allowing for immediate free access to the work and permitting any user to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software, or use them for any other lawful purpose.

The journal adheres to the DOAJ recommendations described in the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing.

An open access policy considering scientific publications increases citing of our authors’ papers and improves their scientific performance.


The journal's plagiarism policy

The journal's plagiarism policy is based on the guidelines developed by the Core practices of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).

All manuscripts submitted to the editorial office are checked for text borrowings in the automated systems "Antiplagiat" (for Russian manuscripts) and Duplichecker (for English manuscripts).

In case of detection of illegal borrowing (plagiarism), the author is invited to eliminate the revealed remarks. In case of repeated detection of these remarks, the manuscript is rejected.


The aims of the journal are:

· forming science information environment;

· information distribution considering IT scientific researches and developments that are made by Russian and international scientists and specialists;

· integration of Russian scientists to the international scientific community and sharing experiences between world scientists.


The objectives of the journal are:

· reflection and promotion of research, practice and experimental results of IT scientists and specialists;

· organizing data exchange considering scientific and practical topical issues;

· development of interaction between Russian and international scientists;

· engagement of Russian and international authors who are high level specialists;

· increasing a citation index;

· adding the journal to international databases and citation bases.

The title is useful for PC users, programmers, design engineers and developers in different areas of human activity.

According to the order of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation there is a List of leading peer-reviewed scientific publications for publishing basic scientific results of doctoral and candidate’s thesis (a letter on the List of leading peer-reviewed scientific publications No. 13-6518 under date of December the 1st, 2015). The journal Software & Systems is in this List, no. 1672.

A paper is acceptable for submission if it has not been published before. The content should be relevant to the journal topics (specialties: computer science, IT-equipment and control, mathematics, mechanics, astronomy, physics) and meet editorial board requirements.

Author manuscripts are supposed to be sent for peer review process. Reviewers are the members of an editorial board of the journal Software & Systems. They are famous Moscow scientists (Joint Supercomputer Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Scientific Research Institute of System Analysis of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow State University, Moscow Power Engineering Institute, Bauman Moscow State Technical University, D. Mendeleyev University of Chemical Technology of Russia, Institute of Control Sciences of RAS, National Research University of Electronic Technology (MIET)), Kiev scientists (Glushkov Institute of Cybernetics (GIC)), Taganrog scientists (Taganrog Radio Engineering University), Tver scientists (Tver State University, Tver State Technical University, Research Institute “Centerprogramsystem”), St. Petersburg scientists (St. Petersburg Institute for Informatics and Automation of RAS), Kazan scientists (Kazan State Technical University) and others.

After the article has been approved by the editorial board, it will be published free of charge within a year. There is an application form for authors. Publication is free for postgraduates if a postgraduate is a sole author and has a study certificate.

The journal Software & Systems is issued quarterly, the format is 60x84 1/8 (А4), 100 pages minimum, print run is 1 000 copies. Foreigners can subscribe to our journal at the editorial office of the Journal “Software & Systems”. No particular form of application is required. The editorial office E-mail:

The journal is registered in the database of the International Ulrich's Periodicals Directory ( The screenshot from the database Ulrich's Periodicals Directory.

The journal is registered in the e lectronic library system “Lan”

Information about published articles is submitted regularly to the scientific electronic library to the Russian Science Citation Index (RSCI).

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