News, Events & Publications


  • Goldman Sachs invests in IXcellerate

    With the investments, IXcellerate will become the third largest operating commercial data center in Russia.  September 12, 2017. London – Moscow. IXcellerate, operator of the leading commercial datacenter in Russia, has signed a $15 million convertible loan agreement with Goldman Sachs. The funding will be used to expand the IXcellerate Moscow One Datacentre located in northern […]
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  • IXcellerate Moscow One Datacentre expands and calls independent expert – Uptime Institute

    September 7, 2017. London – Moscow. IXcellerate, Russia’s premier carrier neutral data center operator, is delighted to announce that company’s management has successfully negotiated a consulting project in conjunction with the experts of Uptime Institute. Following a detailed analysis of the technical documentation, the Uptime Institute’s team will deliver design recommendations to optimize both the […]
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  • IXcellerate Summer Party – DATA ROCKIN’ reportage

    On June 29 2017, Moscow-based Data center IXcellerate hosted its annual Rockin’ Russia summer party, which for the fifth time brings together company’s partners and clients. As it has been established since 2013, the party resembles more a country rock festival, than an official soiree. The open-air event in the north of Moscow was visited […]
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  • Softline and IXcellerate moved up to a new level of partnership.

     The creation of a dedicated virtual Datacenter inside the campus of one of the largest Russian datacenters enables Softline clients to promptly receive cloud services and capacity as well as rent equipment on favorable terms.   IXcellerate Moscow One and Softline established their partnership in 2014.  Since then Softline increased its customer base and extended […]
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  • EMEA Top Influencers in Data Centres invest in IXcellerate

    Data Economy EMEA 50: Four of the Top Influencers In Data Centres, Cloud And Data In 2017 are investors in IXcellerate Russia Data Centres IXcellerate was pleased to see Guy Willner again received international industry recognition at the June 2017 Monaco Datacloud awards. His name along with three other active investors of IXcellerate were included […]
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  • IXcellerate speaks at DataCloud Ireland

    Meet people, who matter at the uniquely positioned gateway to Europe for international data centre and cloud businesses and services on September 21, 2017 in Dublin.  As Dublin is proposed as the next Tier 1 city in Europe, the forum highlights the unique value of data center, cloud and IT infrastructure across Ireland . Already […]
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  • IXcellerate is the Premium Sponsor of the “Data Center 2017” Forum

    IXcellerate will be the Premium Sponsor of the annual international conference «Data Center 2017» organized by IKS-Media Holding. The event will take place on September, 13 in Moscow at the Digital October space. Data centers infrastructure becomes smarter and smarter with every year. New interesting solutions appear in the field of IT and engineering systems […]
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  • RBCC Business Forum in London

    What does 2017 and beyond hold for Russo-British business relations? Join the RBCC, Guy Willner, CEO of IXcellerate and other experts of Russia-facing business communities, British exporters and Russian companies in the UK to discuss challenges and opportunities for trade, investment and business development between our two nations. This Forum will comprise a series of […]
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  • DCS awards: vote for IXcellerate before April 28, 2017

    IXcellerate was named again as DCS Awards Finalist! We are proud to announce that IXcellerate Moscow One has been shortlisted as a FINALIST for the prestigious DCS AWARDS 2017 in the following categories:  – DCS Company Award: Excellence in service – DCS Special Award: Individual of the Year   The selection of winners is based solely on the public votes […]
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  • Maslenitza and pancakes at IXcellerate!

    Dear guests, partners and customers! Next week we will be celebrating Russian Maslenitza and saying farewell to the winter. You are welcome to join us and taste the blinys, honey, jam and specially done tea from real samovar! Pancake menu will be served daily at 11am and 4pm on February 20, 21, 22, 2017 at […]
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Articles & Interviews

  • Viewpoint. Dmitry Fokin explains the factors that influenced business growth in 2016 in his interview with Comnews.

     Article written by Elisabeth Titarenko,  ComNews, 27.02.2017  Since the moment of launch in 2012 IXcellerate Moscow One Data Center passed the break-even point in 2016. In this interview with COMNEWS Dmitry Fokin, Managing director of IXcellerate, explains the factors that influenced business growth in 2016, the competitive advantages of IXcellerate and some of the further […]
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  • Guy WIllner’s post. When in Rome…

    The Moscow court has today upheld a complaint by the regulatory authorities concerning localisation of data. Data sovereignty has become a big issue as many coutries seek to on-shore their Internet. Canada, Australia, Germany, France are just a few enacting or enforcing laws in this area. Germany’s Federal IT administration has now ruled on how […]
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  • DatacenterDynamics, “Data moves to mother Russia”

    Russia’s strict data residency laws are a curse for some, a blessing for others In September, Federal Law No. 242-FZ came into force in Russia. In a nutshell, the law requires all foreign businesses that handle the personal data of Russian citizens to keep this data on servers located within the country. To comply with […]
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  • PRNewswire, “Verizon caps transformational year with strong, balanced 4Q results”

    Fios revenues continue to grow in wireline segment In the wireline segment, Verizon’s results were once again highlighted by continued revenue and customer growth for Fios fiber-optic-based services. Wireline financial highlights In fourth-quarter 2015, consumer revenues were $4.1 billion, an increase of 2.6 percent compared with fourth-quarter 2014. Fios revenues represented 80.4 percent of the […]
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  • Russia Beyond The Headlines, “Personal data storage in Russia: Challenges of compliance with new laws”

    A new report prepared by Ernst & Young, East-West Digital News and a number of top market experts offers companies advice on how to comply with changing Russian legislation on personal data. At the end of March 2015 Ernst & Young and East-West Digital News, the international information source on digital industries, released a report on […]
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