Press release: IXcellerate Receives “Best Integrated Solution” Award

January 15, 2015 Moscow and London:

IXcellerate, Russia’s premier carrier-neutral data centre operator, is pleased to announce that its Moscow One Datacentre has won the award for the “Best Integrated Solution Onsite in Power and Cooling.

The winners’ names were disclosed at the “Russian Datacenter Awards 2015” ceremony, organized with special support from IKS-Media holding. The award saw almost 25 applications judged by an independent expert jury in a variety of categories, including Transformation of the Existing DC site, New Engineering Infrastructure and DC automation projects.
The “Best Integrated Solution” award recognized IXcellerate’s bespoke approach to each client allowing more power per racks as well as cooling of 10kW without changes to the existing project. The judges and the experts also praised IXcellerate’s modular approach enabling to increase a client’s design capacity and growth. IXcellerate shared the award with its design partner – ARUP.

Dmitry Fokin, Managing Director of IXcellerate commented upon receiving the award “From the start of the construction process we set out to create a facility that in terms of space, safety, power and cooling would allow our clients to completely meet their requirements. We performed this task complying with international best practices and standards. As a result we do not limit clients with our own template design but allow them to create their own bespoke solution tailored to their specific requirements.”

“Our goal was to reveal the brightest and effective projects within the Russian Data Centre industry. We tried to make the decision making process as objective as possible by inviting Russian and international experts. Knowing the best solutions available is extremely important for all parties involved, it helps generate quality standards, improve investment attractiveness of the Russian data centre market and the level of local industry experts” – added Dmitry Bederdinov, CEO of IKS-Media.

About IXcellerate

IXcellerate is an unparalleled carrier neutral datacentre operator in Moscow. It offers clients tailor made solutions that include co-location and a wide range of connectivity services with the ability to increase power capacity based on the customer’s needs. Guaranteed SLA 99.999%. With completion of Phase I, IXcellerate was certified as fully compliant with the Reliability Level 3 code for the project, construction and operations lifecycles. IXcellerate’s total campus area is 15,000m² with projected building capacity up to 3,000 racks.

IXcellerate’s clients include large financial institutions, multinational corporations, international carriers and businesses that handle large amounts of data.
Headquarters are located in London.

Contact: Dina Nurkaeva, Director of Strategic Marketing at IXcellerate, dn@ixcellerate.ru, +7 915-2348530

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