December 13, 2006
NTT America to Use HP Servers for Mid-Market Customers
NEW YORK– NTT America, a U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications, today announced the launch of a consolidated dedicated server hardware platform utilizing HP ProLiant servers. NTT America’s Enterprise Hosting division will use several rack-based HP ProLiant servers to provide its mid-market customers with a standardized hardware platform that provides scalable and robust services with predictable performance.
Through this consolidation to one common, fully-tested and supported hardware platform, NTT America can provide customers with improved overall service and expert support for more rapid problem resolution. The offering will further provide customers with greater reliability and recoverability options through its hardware-based RAID system.
“HP is one of the industry's most respected providers of performance computing hardware and services,” said Hideki Kurihara, VP, Enterprise Hosting for NTT America. “After a thorough review of available hardware platforms, we determined that the HP ProLiant platforms will best serve our enterprise class customers that require complex and advanced configuration. We will continue to upgrade our infrastructure so that our enterprise customers can access all their business critical platforms through NTT America.”
NTT America’s HP ProLiant servers are certified to operate with Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (R2) and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.0 operating systems. Additionally, NTT will offer standard pre-installed software for all Microsoft Windows Server 2003 packages and standard pre-installed software for all Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.0 packages.
"The HP ProLiant server portfolio is built on delivering the reliability and scalability our customers depend on to run their businesses efficiently and effectively," said Paul Miller, vice president, marketing, Industry Standard Servers and BladeSystem, HP. "We are pleased NTT America has selected HP ProLiant servers as the backbone for its mid-market service."
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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.