An agreement with MSK-IX will allow DE-CIX to settle in Moscow and perform interconnection with Frankfurt.

DE-CIX and the Russian MSK-IX have announced a strategic agreement that is based on the internet connection between Russia and the european continent.

In particular, will connect to exchange points these companies in Frankfurt and in Moscow. From here, you will be able to work with their products in these cities. “through this agreement,”, explains Ivo Ivanov, CEO of DE-CIX International, “we are creating optimum synergies for the two companies, bearing in mind that we can offer all of our products in both locations. Since it is not necessary to make additional contracts, because OF the de-CIX and MSK-IX can offer all first hand”.

“This cooperation will allow us to both better meet the growing needs of our current customers and potential customers, both in our own markets and outside of them,”, says for its part the general director of MSK-IX Elena Voronina.

“In recent years, MSK-IX has experienced a sustained growth in traffic mutual between Russia and the countries of Europe”, explains Voronina. “Following this the interest of our customers and understanding the market as unique, this agreement could not come at a better time”. This directive stresses that you will allow “people are more close to each other”.

According to have announced their responsible, MSK-IX powered by DE-CIX is the name with which to baptize the location in the Russian capital.