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Государственный информационно-вычислительный центр (ГИВЦ)

English translation: (The Ministry of Culture\'s) Data Processing Centre (GIVC)

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Russian term or phrase:Государственный информационно-вычислительный центр (ГИВЦ)
English translation:(The Ministry of Culture\'s) Data Processing Centre (GIVC)
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19:25 Dec 8, 2010
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Media / Multimedia / Regulatory organization
Russian term or phrase: Государственный информационно-вычислительный центр (ГИВЦ)
Another Russian governmental body without an English-language website, a ripe translation apple in need of plucking if ever I saw one.

Interesting that I found two official-looking websites for this organization:
http://www.miccedu.ru/
and
http://givc.ru/

The latter looks more polished and has the MinCult's seal of approval. I'm thinking, what if we take "GIVC" and run with it-- can anyone think of anything good using this acronym? That "V" might be a deal-breaker. Any other good acronyms come to mind?
EADB
United States
Local time: 22:18
Public Data Center
Explanation:
http://goo.gl/MQXj8
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4Public Data Center
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4state computer centre
cyhul
3Chief Information Computing Centre (GIVC)Oleksandr Kolot


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Chief Information Computing Centre (GIVC)


Explanation:
http://www.friends-partners.org/CCSI/announce/givc.htm

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Note added at 17 mins (2010-12-08 19:42:16 GMT)
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Another option: Head Data-Computing Centre (GIVC) http://www.dcinematoday.com/dc/PR.aspx?NewsID=761

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Note added at 22 mins (2010-12-08 19:47:18 GMT)
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I think you should use GIVC acronym as they use it as their domain name.

Oleksandr Kolot
Ukraine
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state computer centre


Explanation:
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cyhul
India
Local time: 08:48
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Public Data Center


Explanation:
http://goo.gl/MQXj8

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