Questions related to the notion of the vitality of the information society are considered. Definitions of the vitality of the information society and its infrastructure are given. The indicators of survivability of technical systems on which the information society is based and the information society are proposed. Measures are proposed to ensure the survivability of the systems that form the infrastructure of the information society.
Bystrov, Igor I. – Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Head of Department of the Informatics Problem Institute of the Federal Research Center “Computer Science and Control” RAS, Moscow, Russia.