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Over the next 3 years DEAC plans to open the other representations in European and the CIS countries, as well as start-up new large data centers in Europe.

European data center operator DEAC, whose business is orientated to provide IT outsourcing services on Eurasia and America scale, successfully concluded year 2010 - in November DEAC opened its first foreign office in the Russian capital, Moscow at Sadovnicheskaya Street 82, near the metro station “Paveletskaya”. "The opening of representation office in Moscow confirms the position of DEAC as an IT expert in the Russian business and in general this is a logical continuation of DEAC development", said DEAC CEO Andris Gailitis, adding that active public work of DEAC in Moscow and St. Petersburg during this year has enriched well-established IT life in Russia in the segment of data centers with new opportunities of business protection and data collocation in the European Union and the IT costs reduction up to 40%. 

"The new Russian representation office will greatly facilitate the operative work of DEAC with Russian customers and partners - the players of medium and large Russian business", said A. Gailitis, emphasizing the significant growth of DEAC projects outside the Baltic states in year 2010, the total amount of which has exceeded already 300, of which two thirds is in Russia. Special demand is on DEAC IT solutions based on its own distributed data centers network that are available to customers within an hour, or cloud computing in the context of European data center on-demand. In general, this only confirms the assessments and forecasts of Gartner analysts for the year 2010 on server solutions cloud technologies virtualization with the access on minimal time to the powerful and large server and software resources of data centers.

"In 2011 DEAC is planning to continue work on strengthening its position and the expansion of the geographical boundaries of its presence in the CIS and Europe," says Olegs Naskidajevs, head of marketing and development department, emphasizing the fact that after running the largest data center in the Baltics “Riga” in late 2009 and opening the DEAC representation office in Moscow in November of this year, the company's management has set the following strategic development goals - the opening of new offices in CIS and European countries and launch of several own data centers in Europe over the next three years that will further strengthen the position of DEAC in Eastern Europe. "Competitive advantages of DEAC are obvious, and cooperation with DEAC raises the increasing confidence among the players of medium and large business in Russia, Ukraine, Europe and other regions of the world," sums up the O. Naskidajevs.

About DEAC:

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Activities of the European data center operator DEAC, which is the largest in the Baltics,
are orientated to provide data center services and IT outsourcing on Eurasia and America scale in order to generate the primary or backup or additional data center customer, to protect its business and, most importantly, reduce costs up to 40% within 3-5 years.

The total capacity of data centers DEAC (DC “Riga” and "Grizinkalns"), located in the EU and designed by TIER IV and TIER II, is 630 racks or 25000 U1 servers. Encrypted direct telecommunication channels from the Latvian capital Riga to all regions of the Russian Federation and other major cities of the CIS and European countries (MSK-IX, SPB-IX, UA-IX, AMS-IX, DE-CIX, LINX, LIX, etc.) have high reliability, speed and connectivity.

DEAC central office in Riga and representation office in Moscow serve more than 2000 customers from 20 countries. Customers from countries such as Russia with a number of projects more than 200, Ukraine, Germany, Spain, Sweden, Holland, the Baltic countries trust their data to DEAC already over 10 years. In the list of DEAC customers are well-known European companies - the Spanish telecommunications operator "Telefonica", banks "Danske Bank", "Unicredit bank", "Latvijas Banka" and "Rietumu Banka", "Elko Group", e-mail systems "inbox.lv "and "one.lv", large Latvian companies - "DEPO DIY", "TV3 Latvija / Star FM", "AAS Balva", "Kvadra pak", “Energoremonts”, “Elektroskandia” and others.

DEAC is the developer of the most popular school management system in Latvia e-klase - www.eklase.lv. Over 60% of Latvian schools, teachers, pupils and their parents are an active users, and since December 2010 within a month into the system is entered already about 6 million marks. 

In the next few years DEAC plans to implement innovative services based on cloud computing, to launch new data centers in Europe and open new offices in European and CIS countries.

Contacts:

Olegs Naskidajevs
Head of marketing and development department, DEAC
Mobile +371 2917 0284, +7 926 448 2657,
+7 921 889 9022, +375 299 430 290, +1 347 749 0410
Skype – olegs.naskidajevs
ICQ – 627768166
E-mail: onaskidajevs@deac.eu
http://ads.deac.eu/eu, www.deac.eu

Headquarters office
Maskavas street 459, Riga, LV-1063, Latvia
Phone:  +371 6707 2100, +7 499 502 9722
Representation office in RF
Russia, Moscow, Sadovnicheskaya str. 82, p. 6, office 2058
phone +7 495 225 9 333, +7 926 046 9900