BSO and IXcellerate Partner to Advance Global Connectivity

Improved Fibre Access Enhances Moscow One Connectivity to London, Frankfurt and Stockholm

LONDON – May 10, 2016 – BSO, the global Ethernet network, cloud and hosting provider, has partnered with IXcellerate, Russia’s premier carrier-neutral data centre operator, to improve fibre access into and out of Moscow, home to Russia’s (MOEX) Exchange.

From IXcellerate’s Moscow One Datacentre, BSO offers four entirely diverse and non-overlapping fibre paths out of the building into global markets across the world, including London, Stockholm, Frankfurt and Shanghai. Additionally, the data centre provides access to BSO’s advanced global backbone across North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific.

BSO’s latencies in/out of IXcellerate include:

  • London (LD4) – 37.5ms
  • Frankfurt (FR2 and FR5) – 35ms (currently being optimised to sub 33ms)
  • Stockholm (Telecity Bromma) – 16.5ms

“We are seeing increased demand for our services in and out of Russia,” says Michael Ourabah, CEO at BSO. “We’re thrilled to be able to offer our customers fully redundant, diverse access to IXcellerate’s Moscow One Datacentre across Europe and beyond.”

BSO’s ultra low latency network connects 27 exchanges globally and has been engineered for the finance community and emerging markets.

“The partnership between BSO and IXcellerate will benefit our clients that require leading connectivity between global marketplaces,” comments Guy Willner, CEO of IXcellerate. “Financial institutions will gain BSO’s expertise and highly-optimised low latency network.”

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About BSO

BSO is a global Ethernet network, cloud and hosting provider specialising in low-latency connectivity for the financial trading industry. Headquartered in London, the company’s global network reaches every continent and spans 20 countries with 86 data centre locations. BSO provides its customers with the most direct, fastest and most reliable network paths available to ensure stable, secure connectivity to the world’s leading exchanges and marketplaces. 

As an expert in both emerging and core trading markets, BSO provides connectivity routes between locations including London, New York, Chicago, Russia and Europe, Dubai and the Middle East, and APAC – Tokyo, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Mumbai and Sydney. The company continually strives to innovate and invest in its own services to ensure its solutions evolve in parallel with the finance community. 

The BSO team places its customers at the heart of the company’s approach. Every customer receives a dedicated account management team and support from a 24/7 Network Operations Centre (NOC) to guarantee availability and network stability, wherever they are in the world. BSO was recently named a Technology Provider of the Year finalist at the FStech Awards 2016. For more information, please visit Follow BSO on Twitter and LinkedIn

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