June 03, 2009
NTT America Announces Integrated Organization for Enterprise Customers
New York, NY – NTT America, Inc., a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation, announced today the appointment of Kazuhiro Gomi as the company’s Chief Operating Officer effective June 1, 2009. Mr. Gomi will also lead the newly created Enterprise Solutions Business Unit (ESBU). Combining the resources of NTT America’s Arcstar™ global private network services and Enterprise Hosting services, the Enterprise Solutions Business Unit will offer integrated, managed IT infrastructure solutions to enterprise customers, leveraging a full service line-up and the combined expertise of the company.
The new business unit will play a leading role in NTT Communications’ ongoing expansion in the US market, including additional network infrastructure and new data center capacity. In addition to ESBU services, NTT America continues to offer its renowned Global Tier-1 IP backbone services through the Global IP Network (GIN) Business Unit.
A recent study of senior IT leaders at over 100 multi-national companies, conducted by NTT America and CIO magazine, showed that 73% of respondents considered capabilities to provide standardized and tested solutions as a key factor in selecting managed service providers.
“Enterprise customers expect us to deliver an expanding menu of standardized solutions while having the know-how to offer customized solutions where appropriate.” says Kazuhiro Gomi, COO, NTT America, Inc. “Our Enterprise Solutions Business Unit will have the resources to satisfy such customer needs from the mid-markets up through the largest multi-national firms. Our integrated product sets, supported by a streamlined operation, are designed to increase customer satisfaction and enhance our capability to serve as an information communications technology (ICT) solution partner for enterprise customers worldwide.”
In addition to his new role as COO, Mr. Gomi continues to lead the Global IP Network business unit and retains his role as Chief Technology Officer of NTT America.
About NTT America
NTT America is North America's natural gateway to the Asia-Pacific region, with strong capabilities in the U.S. market. NTT America is the U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation, the global data and IP services arm of the Fortune Global 500 telecom leader: Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corporation (NTT). NTT America provides world-class Enterprise Hosting, managed network, and IP networking services for enterprise customers and service providers worldwide. For additional information on NTT America, visit us on the Web at www.nttamerica.com.
About NTT Communications Corporations
NTT Communications provides a broad range of global networks, management solutions and IT services to customers worldwide. The company is renowned for reliable, high-quality security, hosting, voice, data and IP services, as well as expertise in managed networks and leadership in IPv6 transit technology. NTT Communications’ extensive infrastructure includes Arcstar™ Global IP-VPN and Global e-VLAN, as well as a Tier-1 IP backbone reaching more than 150 countries in partnership with major Internet service providers, and secure data centers in Asia, North America and Europe. NTT Communications is the wholly-owned subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, one of the world's largest telecoms with listings on the Tokyo, London and New York stock exchanges. Please visit www.ntt.com/index-e.html.
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