PRESS RELEASE: Le Pain Quotidien chooses IXcellerate Moscow One Datacentre as its IT hub in Moscow

23 September, 2013, London, UK & Moscow, Russia: IXcellerate, Moscow’s premier carrier neutral data center, today announces that Nash Khleb Bakery Group, a leading Russian bakery and bakery café operator and the licensee of the Le Pain Quotidien franchise for Russia, has selected IXcellerate Moscow One Datacentre to support their IT systems across their network of outlets in Moscow and St Petersburg and Sochi.

Ian Zilberkweit, Corporate President of Nash Khleb Bakery Group, said: “As a fast growing highly networked restaurant business we are more and more reliant on IT systems to control and monitor the smooth delivery of services to our many customers. Moving to a professionally run data center allows us to build on solid foundations as we continue expanding.”

“With our Tier 3+, western standard carrier neutral data center in Moscow, Nash Khleb can take advantage of the best that is available in data center operations in Moscow, whilst focusing on their core business expansion in Russia. We are delighted to provide this international restaurant group with peace of mind that their IT systems and networks continue serving Russia smoothly,” said Guy Willner, CEO of IXcellerate.

About IXcellerate
IXcellerate is a datacentre project founded by Guy Willner (Founder and former CEO of IXEurope, former President Europe for Equinix Inc.), and Cliff Gauntlett (Former SVP of Golden Telecom). The project will encompass the construction and operation of a 6,200 square metre, carrier neutral data centre in Moscow set on a 15,000 square metre campus. The data centre will be built over three phases, with the first 1,000 square metres currently in operation. See www.ixcellerate.com or follow on Twitter @ixcellerate.

About Nash Xleb Bakery Group
Nash Khleb Bakery Group is a young and dynamic bakery chain that includes their own production base and more than 30 bakery cafes in Moscow and St. Petersburg. The company operates the cafes under the Le Pain Quotidien Russia and Nash Khleb and Andreevskie Bulotchnye brands. Today the Nash Khleb Bakery Group is the an industry leader in the operations of bakery retail outlets in Moscow and one of the largest artisanal bakery operators in the Russian Federation.

Contact:
Yidan Wang
E: yidan.wang@ixcellerate.com
T: +44 2 03 28 27 185