Press Releases: 2016
Datapipe Expands Global Presence with First Data Center in Russia
New data center in Moscow strengthens company’s European presence to meet global, enterprise demand, and growing need for e-commerce throughout Russia
NEW JERSEY – July 12, 2016 – Datapipe, a leader in managed cloud services for the enterprise, today expanded its presence in Europe with the opening of a new data center in Moscow, Russia. Designed in part to accommodate the growing demand for e-commerce throughout Russia, the new state-of-the-art center will provide Datapipe enterprise clients with global reach, scale, and organizational agility across the European region.
In 2015, 30 million online shoppers in Russia generated an estimated 148 million orders. With 160 million small packages sent to online consumers in 2015, up 10 percent from the previous year, Russia’s domestic online retail market is growing in real terms. The location of Datapipe’s Moscow data center lets global enterprises operate and sell in Russia while abiding by the country’s data sovereignty laws.
“The new center in Moscow continues our strategic global expansion allowing our clients to take advantage of the rapidly growing e-commerce industry in Russia,” said Robb Allen, CEO. “Many enterprises are focused on Russia in anticipation of the 2018 FIFA World Cup – this expansion enables us to more effectively partner with them.
The new Moscow center is the fifth world-class data center in the Datapipe Europe network. Datapipe’s complete range of managed cloud services are available throughout Europe, including Datapipe Managed Cloud for AWS, Datapipe Managed Cloud for Microsoft Azure, and the company’s hosted private cloud solution, Stratosphere. Clients can move data efficiently and securely between each Datapipe Europe location and all the other facilities in the global Datapipe network.
For more information on the new data center and to see a complete listing of Datapipe’s global world-class facilities, visit https://www.datapipe.com/data-centers.
A next generation MSP, Datapipe is recognized as the pioneer of managed services for public cloud platforms. Datapipe has unique expertise in architecting, migrating, managing and securing public cloud, private cloud, hybrid IT and traditional IT around the globe. The world’s most trusted brands partner with Datapipe to optimize mission-critical and day-to-day enterprise IT operations, enabling them to transform, innovate, and scale. Backed by a global team of experienced professionals and world-class interconnected data centers, Datapipe provides comprehensive cloud, compliance, security, governance, automation and DevOps solutions. Gartner named Datapipe a leader in the Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting.
 East-West Digital News, E-Commerce in Russia, Market Insights June 2016