Vienna Stock Exchange Selects Interxion Vienna
LONDON – 7th October 2013 – INTERXION HOLDING NV (NYSE: INXN), a leading European provider of cloud and carrier-neutral colocation data centre services, announces that the Vienna Stock Exchange has recently relocated one of their data centres to Interxion’s Vienna data centre campus.
Interxion’s data centres are home to Financial Hubs, where financial institutions benefit from access to an extensive community of liquidity venues, market data, connectivity and managed services providers. Interxion’s Vienna facility has been selected due to its outstanding track record of security, reliability and market leading range of connectivity and is recognised as a leading cloud- and connectivity hub in Central and Eastern Europe, hosting the majority of regional networks and service providers.
The selection for the second data centre of the Vienna Stock Exchange proves Interxion’s leading position as a data centre provider to the domestic and international financial sector and the company's ability to meet the finance industry’s stringent availability and reliability requirements. The key selection criteria were security, availability and connectivity.
As a modern financial services provider the Vienna Stock Exchange operates a cash market, a derivatives market as well as a market for trading in structured products. As the initiator and member of the CEE Stock Exchange Group (CEESEG) with partner exchanges in Prague, Budapest and Ljubljana, its focus is on countries in Central and Eastern Europe. The Vienna Stock Exchange also acts as a data hub, distributing approximately 15 million market data updates daily for a large number of cooperation exchanges in Southern and Eastern Europe.
Christian Studeny, Managing Director of Interxion Austria added: "We are very pleased to welcome the Vienna Stock Exchange as a customer. As with other important financial services service providers, the company uses our Vienna data centre as a safe location for their applications and data. They benefit from our robust connectivity options to offer their customers more effective and efficient services. We see a strong increase in demand for our services from banks and market data providers. Recently, the Deutsche Börse also opened up a new access point in Interxion’s Vienna data centre."
Interxion (NYSE: INXN) is a leading European provider of cloud and carrier-neutral data centre services for colocation and operates 34 data centres in 11 European countries. Interxion's energy- efficient data centres are built to a standardized design and offer maximum security and uptime for their mission -critical applications. With access to more than 450 fixed and mobile operators , Internet service providers (ISPs) and 19 European Internet exchanges Interxion has created hubs for cloud , content , finance and connectivity , that foster growing customer communities of industry cluster sustainable. More information about Interxion, please visit www.interxion.com.
About the Vienna Stock Exchange
The Vienna Stock Exchange is a 100% subsidiary of the CEE Stock Exchange Group (CEESEG) which includes the stock exchanges of Budapest, Ljubljana and Prague. The CEE Stock Exchange Group (CEESEG) is the largest stock exchange group in the region. In addition to the four stock exchanges, CEESEG operates three commodity exchanges and holds stakes in five clearing systems (CCPs) and two central securities depositories (CSDs). CEESEG makes access and trading on the local markets easier with the aim of improving liquidity. The CEESEG stock exchanges cooperate with 12 other exchanges in Central and Eastern Europe and enjoy international recognition for their unique CEE know-how. For more information, please visit: www.wienerborse.at.