August 31, 2010
NTT America Deploys VMware vCloud™ Director for offering Cloud Services
SAN FRANCISCO – Today at VMworld 2010, NTT America, a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation, announced that it is using VMware vCloud™ Director to offer cloud services to customers. VMware vCloud™ Director is software that extends the resource pooling capabilities of VMware vSphere™ to enable enterprises and service providers to create pools of compute, networking and storage resources with defined management policies and performance levels – helping establish a common model for provisioning IT services with consistent security, compliance and manageability across public and private cloud environments. VMware vCloud™ Director enables NTT America to offer cloud services for its U.S.-based enterprise customers that empowers enterprises to leverage cloud resources globally to efficiently deliver resources to its internal organizations in a secure yet agile manner. Executives from NTT America will be on site to discuss the company’s virtualized offerings at VMworld 2010 (booth #331) in San Francisco, CA. from August 30th through September 2nd, 2010. NTT Communications is a silver sponsor of the event.
“We are pleased that NTT America adopted VMware vCloud™ Director to deliver enterprise-class services based on the industry-leading VMware platform,” said Dan Chu, vice president, Cloud Infrastructure and Services, VMware. “With VMware vCloud™ Director, NTT America will be able to bring customers increased datacenter efficiency and business agility by building secure, scalable, and cost-effective private clouds to deliver IT as a service.”
“The use of VMware vCloud™ Director augments NTT America’s existing cloud offerings, and delivers enterprises secure, on-demand IT services, allowing customers to minimize costs and maximize hardware utilization,” noted Doug McMaster, NTT America’s vice president of products and solutions. “We see a significant opportunity for large enterprises and system integrators to utilize our cloud solutions. Infosys, one of the leading next generation IT and consulting companies, is an example of one of our partners that could leverage this new technology for its enterprise customers.”
With NTT Communications’ data centers strategically located in more than 30 cities across 20 countries, NTT America is at the forefront of infrastructure providers developing global virtualization services and cloud computing platforms for enterprises and multinational corporations. The NTT Communications Global IP Network provides worldwide access to these data centers, as well as direct connections to major telecoms, ISPs, and broadband providers. Cloud computing platforms are the growing trend amongst enterprises that manage transient, highly elastic, or other non-mission critical applications as costs need to be curtailed, while rapid self-provisioning is required to maintain optimum utilization levels.
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 a 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.us.ntt.com.
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About NTT Communications Corporation
NTT Communications provides a broad range of global networks, management solutions and IT services to customers worldwide. The company is renowned for delivering reliable, high-quality security, hosting, voice, data and IP services; its expertise in managed networks; and its 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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About NTT Communications Corporation
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 centres 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