Tencent Cloud comes to Russia and builds a hub at IXcellerate Moscow One Datacentre

IXcellerate is chosen for its bespoke service and reliability. In 2018, the company has signed a strategic partnership and service contract with one of China’s leading cloud services providers – Tencent Cloud.

Over the past 12 months, more than 600 Tencent racks were installed in IXcellerate Moscow One, becoming the data center’s largest project. Tencent’s infrastructure will be used for the development of its cloud services and gaming. This project opens up new prospects for the company in Russia, which has the most number of Internet users in Europe (about 100 million) with 75% penetration rate. All provided services will be in full compliance with Russian legislation, including storage and processing of personal data.

Patrick Lee, Tencent Cloud representative: “Tencent Cloud is pleased to work with IXcellerate to expand our global footprint in Russia. We are grateful for IXcellerate team’s Herculean efforts, timely delivery and cooperation to help build a leading cloud infrastructure in Moscow. We look forward to more collaborations and opportunities within IXcellerate’s ecosystem in the near future”.

Dmitry Fokin, Managing Director of IXcellerate: “We appreciate the partners’ confidence in us and always strive to go the extra mile for them.”