March 09, 2009
NTT America Executives to Speak at Capacity LATAM 2009
When: March 16, 2009 - March 17, 2009
Where: Renaissance Sao Paulo Hotel, Alameda Santos, 2233, Sao Paulo, SP 01419-002, Brazil. Tel: +55 11 3069 2233.
What: NTT America, a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com) and a Tier-1 global IP network services provider, will participate in Capacity LATAM 2009 with executives both moderating and speaking on panels. Capacity LATAM 2009 is Capacity magazine’s 6th annual Latin American wholesale telecommunications congress for carriers and service providers across Latin America and internationally. NTT Communications is the gold sponsor of the event and will sponsor a lunch and opportunity to network on March 16.
Who: Doug Junkins, Vice President of IP Engineering, Global IP Network, NTT America, will moderate the panel, “Capacity Planning: Evaluating the Extent of Regional and International Connectivity and Planning Future Investment in Capacity,” on Monday, March 16, 2009 at 11:40 a.m. During this panel, executives from Arbinet, Global Caribbean Network and Mediaserv, Latin American Nautilus, Telefonica International Wholesale Services and Tiscali International Network will determine the demand for bandwidth in the region and measure the need for more capacity, evaluate current connectivity and the opportunities it presents in regard to accessing new markets, and appraise existing connectivity across the region and determine the pros and cons of accessing new markets. The panelists will also address the role of satellite to provide connectivity in the region, provide a cable update on new networks and fiber rings around South America and present the strategic focus for network and capacity planning over the next 10 years.
Kazuhiro Gomi, Vice President, Global IP Network and CTO, NTT America, joins executives from MTV Networks Latin America, Switch and Data, Terremark Brazil, Verizon Business and Yahoo! Brasil in a panel discussion, “Content Delivery: Capitalising on the Demand for Content Delivery in Latin America,” on Tuesday, March 17, 2009 at 9:30 a.m. The panel will identify the key products and services driving demand for content delivery in Latin America, discuss the future of capacity demand and the implications for investment in IP backbone and international capacity, and offer effective strategies for telecom providers to enable the delivery of content at a local level. They will also determine opportunities for telecom providers to enable content delivery over mobile networks and analyze the data center market in Latin America and its role in content delivery.
Why: Capacity LATAM 2009 has firmly positioned itself as the definitive meeting for the Latin American carrier community. Over 250 senior executives from more than 85 organizations representing over 25 countries, will come together to discuss domestic and international wholesale telecommunications market opportunities. The markets in Latin America are becoming increasingly competitive and demand for IP services is on the rise, driving the need for carriers and service providers to be well positioned in the region to take advantage of new opportunities.
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.
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About NTT Communications Corporation
NTT Com delivers high-quality voice, data and IP services to customers around the world. The company is renowned for its diverse information and communication services, expertise in managed networks, hosting and IP networking services, and industry leadership in IPv6 transit technology. The company’s extensive global infrastructure includes Arcstar™ private networks and a Tier 1 IP backbone (connected with major ISPs worldwide), both reaching more than 150 countries, as well as secure data centers in Asia, North America and Europe. NTT Com 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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