April – RELEX gets Patent №2647648 for a new method of storing historic deltas of records, and presents its experience of storing secure archives at Rosoboronexport. DBMS Linter BASTION passes control at FSTEC certification system
June – RELEX signs a contract with the System Research Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Compatibility between DBMS Linter BASTION and Alt OS confirmed
July – RELEX gets a patent for the new method of storing partly matching large objects
August – The company moves to the new comfortable and spacious office (2B Bakhmetyeva St., Voronezh)
October – RELEX hosts the first round of TechTalks, a meeting of IT professionals, experts and all those interested in new trends in the industry
November – The 8th Department of the Russian General Staff extends RELEX’s license for data security tools creation activities. The first RSTQB certification center based in Chernozemye opens at RELEX
December – RELEX gets a patent for adaptive memory management methods
January — DBMS Linter product line updated. Since 2017, DBMS Linter is presented by two versions, Linter BASTION and Linter STANDARD. In the future, RELEX plans to promote Linter on the secure system market.
March — RELEX representatives took part in CEBIT, major IT expo in Hanover, resulting in several partnership agreements, dozens of potential clients, and new horizons for growth and development.
May — RELEX Group participated in Svyaz-2017 expo together with the major IT companies of the Voronezh region.
June — RELEX Group received a patent for a new method of data storage in databases. The new technology drastically reduces the workload on the disk subsystem for some task types, and effectively solves the data storage problem.
August — Linter STANDARD, the Russian DBMS developed by RELEX, is entered into the Unified Register of Russian Programs and Databases.
October — The CEO of RELEX took part in the conference “Diversification of Defense Industrial Sector in Communications and Telecom: Strategy of Change”. The event took place in Voronezh, with Vice Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Rogozin as a guest.
November — An expo of new developments in computerization of security agencies took place on the 3rd Cross-Sectoral Research and Practice conference in the Russian Ministry of Defense in Moscow. RELEX Group presented DBMS Linter BASTION.
DBMS Linter is included into the "Unified Register of Russian Programs for Electronic Computers and Databases".
The Russian information and analytical platform Luxms BI is integrated with the DBMS Linter Bastion.
DBMS Linter Bastion was tested for compatibility with certified operating systems ROSA "NICKEL", ROSA "COBALT" and ROSA "CHROME".
The works on integration and testing of the DBMS Linter Bastion on the hardware-software complex of corporate virtualization "EC2015-Terem" have been completed.
RELEX celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2015.
DBMS Linter BASTION developed by RELEX was included in the Voronezh Regional Register of Innovative Projects.
RELEX Research and Development Center received a grant from Skolkovo for new-generation DBMS development.
RELEX won the National Import Substitution Prize "Priority-2015" in the "High Technologies" nomination for database development.
This year RELEX Group participated in the following events:
• Skolkovo Cyberday 2015 – international conference on topical issues of information security technology.
• CNews Forum 2015: Information Technology Tomorrow (Moscow).
• "Open Innovations" Technology Forum and Show (Moscow).
• "Import Substitution" International Expo (Moscow).
RELEX Group entered the Skolkovo Foundation IT Consortium.
The Student Programming Contest devoted to the 25th anniversary of RELEX took place at the VSU in December.
RELEX became a partner of the 2nd Innovative IT Project Contest "IT-Chernozemye" and the Tournament of Three Sciences.
The DBMS Linter administration training course started at the KROK'OK training center.
The Russian FSTEC extended License №2619 allowing RELEX to develop information security facilities
RELEX Group receives patents:
• on the structured data refreshment method in a relational DBMS;
• on inventing a data restoration method in relational DBMSs.
The new version of DBMS Linter BASTION is certified by the Russian Ministry of Defense.
RELEX Group enters into partnership agreements with leading Russian software development companies: ROSA, InStock Technologies, GLOBUS-TELECOM (Rostelecom), Kaspersky Lab, Diasoft Platform, Alt Linux, PROGNOZ.
RELEX Group participates in major IT tradeshows and conferences: Security Technologies 2014, Svyaz-Expocomm 2014, «IT in Use of the Defense Industry Complex», Infosecurity Russia 2014, RIF-Voronezh 2014, Open Innovations International Forum, International Forum «Venture and Direct Investments to IT Industry in Russia and the Eurasian Economic Union Countries», Innovations in CAD 2014.
RELEX Group and the Voronezh State University agree on launching a Research and Educational Center based on the Applied Mathematics and Mechanics Department of the VSU.
RELEX Group becomes a resident of Skolkovo Innovation Center.
RELEX wins an open contest for DBMS delivery to the Moscow Regional Government.
The DBMS Linter BASTION development project is included in the register of innovative projects to be supported by the government.
RELEX participates in major IT tradeshows and conferences: Infosecurity Russia 2013, international information security expo «Infosecurity Europe 2013», conference «Government Information System and Personal Data Security Issues»
RELEX Group became a participant of the IT cluster at Skolkovo Innovation Center with the project “Reliable Multifunctional Real-Time DBMS for Mobile and Embedded Solutions”.
RELEX entered the Russian Federation Military Enterprises IT Council.
DBMS Linter BASTION was registered in the Software Program Register by ROSPATENT.
RELEX entered the Board of Trustees of the Applied Mathematics and Mechanics Department at the Voronezh State University.
The Russian FSTEC certified DBMS Linter Bastion as compliant with the Class 2 data security requirements and Level 2 of undeclared capabilities absence control.
RELEX won the DBMS delivery open auction held by the Moscow Regional Ministry of Economy.
RELEX, in cooperation with OT-OIL, Ltd., completed the testing of ATOLL, a Linter-based software package for the oil-and-gas industry.
RELEX won a DBMS delivery auction held by ROSCOMNADZOR.
RELEX group took part in the major IT tradeshows and conferences («Information Technology in the Russian Defense Industry Complex», «QNX-Russia-2012», «Communication-Expocomm-2012», «Infosecurity Russia-2012», «SofTool-2012»), and in the business fair «Information Security. Innovative Russian Technologies and Tools» (Budapest, Hungary).
RELEX sponsored various IT events held in Voronezh: XII International Scientific and Methodological Conference «Computer Science: Issues, Methodology, Technology», Best Innovative Idea contest, Regional student computer science contest etc.
DBMS Linter Bastion is certified by the 8th Department of the Russian Army General Staff.
The Voronezh Regional Department of the Russian Federal Security Bureau extends RELEX’ license for carrying out work using state secret information.
RELEX successfully completes the work under the state contract within the “Electronic Tchernozemie” project that constitutes a part of the program “Development of Innovative Activities in the Voronezh Region in 2009-2012”.
RELEX wins the open contest within the “Universal Electronic Card” project held by the Innovation and Development Agency.
RELEX registers the patents for the following inventions: “aggregated data structure formation method and data search method by aggregated structure in a DBMS” and “multidimensional data compression method for data storage and search in a DBMS and a device for this purpose”.
The sales volume of DBMS Linter in Asia reaches 30 000 000 copies.
DBMS Linter is successfully integrated with Astra Linux Special Edition OS and Elbrus-3М1 computer system.
RELEX wins the Moscow Regional Ministry of Economy contest for DBMS delivery.
RELEX Group takes part in several major IT expos, conferences and seminars, including «Corporate Databases-2011», « Data Security in Information Systems», and «SofTool 2011».
RELEX acts as a partner in launching the Voronezh Regional Association of IT Companies.
4th spring session of RELEX Programming School is held at the Voronezh State University (Applied Mathematics and Mechanics Department, Computer Science Department).
RELEX Group celebrates its anniversary – 20 years on the information and communication technology market!
A new retail product, project management package Project Tracking 2.0, is introduced at SofTool 2010.
RELEX becomes one of the leading software development companies in the “Electronic Chernozemie” program.
RELEX gets a new license for information security tools development from the Russian FSTEC.
SOUYZCERT experts confirm the compliance of the quality management system at RELEX with the ISO and SRPP VT standards in software development, manufacturing, designer's inspection and technical support.
The Russian FSTEC confirms the compliance of DBMS Linter with Federal Law 152-FZ “About Personal Data”.
RELEX takes part in forums devoted to the use of information technologies in various fields of industry: “Science-Intensive Technologies in Rocket and Space Equipment”, “Corporate Databases – 2010”, “QNX-Russia-2010”, “Technical Data Protection Methods and Facilities”, “SofTool 2010” etc.
The list of partner solutions for Linter grows: DIC releases a new version of Turbo9 accounting automation platform.
DBMS Linter is now available for Maemo, Linux XP and Astra Linux.
RELEX sponsors the 8th National Student Contest “Computer Science, Programming and IT”.
A new session of RELEX Programming School takes place at the Voronezh State University.
DBMS Linter awarded BEST SOFT 2009
The FSTEC of Russia extended the certificate confirming Linter as compliant with Class 2 security requirements and Level 2 of undeclared capabilities absence control
Department 8 of the Russian Armed Forces General Staff extended the license for development of information security tools granted to RELEX
RELEX presented new versions of DBMS Linter (Linter Bastion, Linter Real Time, Linter Standard, Linter Multiversion) and the alpha version of Project Tracking 2.0 at SofTool 2009
The second annual session of RELEX Programming School took place at the Voronezh State University
The Voronezh Institute of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs joined the partner program of RELEX
RELEX Group sponsored the 14th annual technical conference "Corporate Databases - 2009"
RELEX Group sponsored the 7th Russian national student contest "COmputer Science, Programming and IT"
"INEP" joined the RELEX Partner Program.
The 1st spring session of RELEX Programming School took place at the Voronezh State University.
RELEX Group took part in the scientific conference "Corporate Databases-2008", "Information Security" national conference, and the 1st Voronezh investor forum "Partnership of Regions: Competitive Power of Russia".
The Russian Federal Security Service and Technical and Export Control Service confirmed the information security competency of RELEX.
RELEX celebrated its 18th anniversary.
DBMS Linter was presented at SoftTool 2008.
New releases of 5.9, 6.0 and 6.1 were launched.
DBMS Linter for OS MSVS (Mobile System of the Russian Armed Forces) was released.
The Russian Certification Union ("Soyuzcert") certified the quality management system at RELEX as compliant with the following standards: SRPP VT, GOST RV 15.002-2003, and GOST R ISO 9001-2001
RELEX Group was acknowledged the best sponsor of national student contests "Computer Science, Programming and IT".
Certification Union acknowledges the existence and efficiency of the quality management system at RELEX and its compliance with the ISO standards.
A new Web site, www.lintersql.com, devoted to DBMS Linter, is launched.
RELEX presents its developments at international expos CeBIT 2007 (Hanover, Germany) and SofTool'2007 (Moscow, Russia).
RELEX developers take part in the conferences: «Computer Science: Problems, Methodology, Technologies», «Corporate Databases», «Red Hat for Federal Organizations», and in the seminar «Using cals/plm/pdm technologies in the nuclear industry».
RELEX obtains a new license for developing information security tools.
DBMS Linter is included in the Red Hat Certified Applications list.
RELEX and BaseGroup Labs integrate Linter with Deductor analytical platform.
RELEX expands its partnership program for colleges and universities.
The Russian Ministry of Defense License N 123 for developing information security tools was extended.
To promote Linter on a broader scale, RELEX concluded a number of dealer agreements: with iBase, AXOFT, Softline etc.
Our team members took part in a number of conferences: "Corporate Databases", "Information Technologies in Special-Purpose Automated Management Systems", "Biometric Systems".
The Federal Technical and Export Control Service extended the Class 2 information security certificate for Linter v. 6.
RELEX participated in the expos "Module 2006" and "SofTool'2006", presenting the new versions of its products.
DBMS Linter was conferred the title "BEST SOFT 2006" by PC Magazine.
At SofTool-2005, Linter was awarded as “Product of the Year”.
RELEX took part in the jubilee conference “Corporate Databases-2005”.
New data types were introduced in Linter: geometric data (according to the OpenGIS specification) and the data types facilitating the porting of applications from PostgreSQL to Linter.
The Federal Technical and Export Control Service certified Linter 5.9 as compliant with the Class 2 data security requirements and Level 2 absence of undeclared capabilities requirements.
RELEX and SOFT-WEST agreed to establish a partner relationship to develop a new line of products DOMINO 8 based on Linter.
The State Presidential Technical Committee granted RELEX a license for developing information security tools.
RMCSoft, Inc. was incorporated to carry out outsourcing services.
RELEX entered into an agreement with ASTRA ST, one of the leading system integrators in the Urals region. According to the agreement, the “Mirage” computer system based on Linter was developed.
RELEX entered into a partnership agreement with LOT, a Ukrainian company specializing in automated management systems and access control systems. According to this agreement, LOT was allowed to develop automated complexes based on the RELEX software.
At SofTool-2004, RELEX presented its entire product line.
The RELEX team participated in the “Corporate Databases” conference.
Linter 6.1 supporting multi-version data, and the alpha-version of Linter 6.2 were launched.
LAB 2.2 was released.
RELEX developed a new product, DBSync, supporting data synchronization in distributed networks.
The Russian Management System Agency granted RELEX licenses for developing, manufacturing and repairing military software.
RELEX took part in SofTool'2003 (Moscow).
Linter 6.0 was certified by the State Presidential Technical Committee as compliant with Class 2 information security requirements.
Linter 6.0 was officially registered in ROSPATENT.
New products, Ticket Tracking and Project Tracking, were released.
RDBMS Linter SQL 5.9, Linter Application Builder (LAB) and Ticket Tracking System (TT) were presented by RelexUS, Inc. at CeBIT 2002 (Hanover, Germany).
RELEX presented the new versions of its products at SofTool'2002 (Moscow).
RELEX introduced Linter at the Japanese market. As a result of successful negotiations with Japanese companies in Voronezh , in which RelexUS took part, the parties agreed to cooperate. The Japanese representatives were satisfied with the qualifications of the Russian team and the software developed by our company.
RelexUS was organized in 2000 to extend the partner network and effectively do business outside Russia. At present, RelexUS is part of the RELEX company group.
The quality management system at RELEX was certified as compliant with the ISO 9001 requirements.
According to the poll conducted by the “Computer Press” magazine, Linter was named among the best Russian software products.
RELEX was licensed by the Voronezh Department of the Russian Federal Security Service to perform work using information regarded as State Secret.
NEVOD, Linter and RELEX were registered as trademarks at ROSPATENT.
NEVOD 3.1 and Linter 5.9 were released.
RelexUS presented the new developments of RELEX at LinuxWorld Conference&Expo (New York, USA) and Comdex/Fall 2001 (Las Vegas, USA). RELEX took part in SofTool '2001 (Moscow).
New product, Linter Application Builder (LAB) released.
RELEX obtained a license from the Russian Ministry of Economy for developing and manufacturing special military software.
Linter 5.7, LAB, NEVOD, RELAPI and LAKUNA were officially registered in ROSPATENT.
To extend the partner network and effectively do business outside Russia, RelexUS was created.
Linter 5.8 and NEVOD 3.0 were released.
RELEX masters new technologies: Live Site, a rapid e-shop development tool, is created.
Participation in Softool'2000 (Moscow). At Comdex/Fall 2000 (Las Vegas, USA), RelexUS, Inc. presented Linter at the US market (under the RDBMS Linter SQL trademark).
To render comprehensive IT services and develop applications based on RELEX products, RELEX K, Inc. was established.
Linter 5.6 and 5.7 were released.
RELEX received All-Russia Exhibition Center awards for Linter and NEVOD.
The database access method in Linter was copyrighted.
The company took part in CeBIT-99 and SofTool'99.
RELEX entered the Top'100 Russian application and system software development companies according to the Dator agency poll.
Linter was officially registered in ROSAPO.
Linter was selected as one of the key systems to be used in government projects.
The State Presidential Technical Committee certified Linter as compliant with Class 2 information security requirements and gave RELEX a license for information security activities.
The Florida International University offered RELEX to participate in the project on creating an object-relational DBMS with a semantic data schema.
RELEX took part in CeBIT-97 and “Information Security-97”.
A Linter-based data marts builder for the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs was implemented.
The Data Marts Builder NEVOD was developed.
The State Presidential Technical Committee certified Linter as compliant with Class 5 information security requirements.
RELEX participated in CeBIT-96 (Hanover, Germany).
A distributed database system for the Russian Ministry of Defense was implemented.
RELEX first participated in international tradeshows Comtek and Netcom (Moscow).
RELEX entered the foreign market: System Six Inc. (Golden, Colorado, USA) became the first overseas distributor of Linter.
RELEX participated in major IT tradeshows: CeBIT-94 (Hanover, Germany) and SIMO (Madrid, Spain).
RDBMS Linter first presented at SofTool'92 ( Moscow ).
The first version of RDBMS Linter was released.
RELEX, Inc. was launched on July 2, 1990, and became the first independent Russian DBMS vendor. The history of the RELEX team goes back to the 1980s, to “Systemprogramm”, a government software development organization.