November 07, 2006
NTT America Announces Platinum Sponsorship at the Yankee Group Telecom Industry Forum
NEW YORK, NY – NTT America, a wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation, today announced its participation as a platinum sponsor at Yankee Group 2006 Telecom Industry Forum on November 13-14, 2006 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York. The event is the industry’s leading forum for service providers and their customers, providing assorted panel discussions, keynote addresses, exhibitions and networking opportunities.
At the event, NTT America customer, John Berry, IT Manager, NNR Global Logistics USA Inc., will present a case study on his company's enterprise IT and network strategy. Additionally, Christian Teeft, Director of Engineering at NTT America, will participate in a panel discussion moderated by Zeus Kerravala, Senior Vice President, Enterprise Research, Yankee Group.
“The Technology Industry Forum comes at a critical time for this ever evolving industry, as enterprises are exploring the next-generation technologies necessary to support their business priorities,” said Mr. Kerravala. ”We are delighted to have NTT Communications’ support for our event, which demonstrates their commitment to North American market.”
“The Yankee Group’s deep knowledge and dedication to transforming business communications is evidenced by the wide variety of participating companies and innovative discussions present at this conference,” said Tetsuro Yamaguchi, President and Chief Executive Officer of NTT America. “We are proud to be a platinum sponsor of this industry leading event.”
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About NTT America
NTT America is North America’s natural gateway to the Asia-Pacific, with strong capabilities in the US market. NTT America is the U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications, 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, network, and IP networking for global enterprises and service providers. For additional information on NTT America, visit us on the Web at www.nttamerica.com.
YANKEE GROUP (www.yankeegroup.com)
The people of Yankee Group are the global connectivity experts™—the leading source of insight and counsel for builders, operators and users of connectivity solutions. For more than 35 years, Yankee Group has conducted primary research that charts the pace of technology change and its effect on networks, consumers and enterprises. Headquartered in Boston, Yankee Group has a global presence including operations in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Asia-Pacific.