NTT Communications to Greatly Expand Microsoft Dynamics® AX ERP Solutions on Enterprise Cloud

JapanBusiness Wire — TOKYO: NTT Com, the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group, announced today it will greatly expand Microsoft Dynamics AX on Enterprise Cloud, the cloud-based ERP solution provided on NTT Com’s Enterprise Cloud service. New features will be available by October 1 and include additional templates for five types of industries/purposes, strengthened support for deployment in 12 Asian countries/regions, and compatibility with hybrid clouds.

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/ntt-communications-to-greatly-expand-microsoft-dynamics-ax-erp-solutions-on-enterprise-cloud-2015-08-31

NTT helps integrate private and public clouds with dedicated connectivity

JapanInfo World — NTT Communications will provide its enterprise customers with direct private connectivity to Microsoft’s and Amazon Web Services’ public clouds through a new service, Multi-Cloud Connect. The more dependent enterprises become on public clouds, the more dependent they become on a network connection that doesn’t falter. Inconsistent Internet performance has become an impediment to widespread cloud adoption, according to NTT.

http://www.infoworld.com/article/2976189/cloud-computing/ntt-helps-integrate-private-and-public-clouds-with-dedicated-connectivity.html

NTT: NFV and SDN are transforming enterprise networks

JapanNetwork Aasia — Integration of cloud, data center and network assets riding onsoftware-defined networks and virtualization technology will be the biggest trend to happen in the next few years. Networking vendors and service providers, such as NTT Com Asia, have recognized that the NFV and SDN trend is imminent and have begun incorporating these new technologies as complementary capabilities to their existing platforms, thus driving more innovations.

http://www.networksasia.net/article/ntt-nfv-and-sdn-are-transforming-enterprise-networks.1440468297

27 companies apply for Indonesia fiber tender

IndonesiaTelecom Asia — Major telecom and ICT companies including PT Telkom Indonesia, PT Indosat and XL Axiata have all registered to take part in a bid for a $246.7 million fiber project in Indonesia. All told 27 companies have signed up to take part in the bid for the Palapa Ring II cable project, which will involve rolling out 8,395km of subsea cable in the nation, Deal Street Asia reported.

http://www.telecomasia.net/content/27-companies-apply-indonesia-fiber-tender

NTT Com drops 5.8B yen in Q2, stops ADSL signups

JapanZDNet — NTT Communications has released its results for the second quarter of 2015, with the Japanese telco giant reporting net income of 16.7 billion yen ($134.2 million) — plummeting 25.7 percent, or 5.8 billion yen, from the 22.4 billion yen reported during same period last year. The company’s operating revenues rose by 5.6 percent year on year, however, from 296.2 billion yen last year to 312.9 billion yen ($2.5 billion) in the quarter ended June 30, 2015.

 http://www.zdnet.com/article/ntt-com-drops-5-8b-yen-in-q2/

NTT Com opens new IoT office

JapanTelecom Asia — NTT Communications has established a new IoT office to allow enterprises to take advantage of the company’s secure global IoT environment. The office will supply application platforms that store, visualize and analyze data collected from IoT devices. The company said it will provide a global network directly connected with its cloud and data centers for the IoT solutions, and users will be able to choose where to store their data among around 130 data centers worldwide.

http://www.telecomasia.net/content/ntt-com-opens-new-iot-office

WTG Opens Global Cloud, Networking Services To Channel Via NTT Partnership

JapanCRN — Telecom master agent and connectivity services distributor World Telecom Group (WTG) is expanding its cloud horizons, starting with an expanded partnership with NTT America, a subsidiary of global telecom behemoth NTT Communications.  Vince Bradley, CEO of Malibu, Calif.-based WTG, said the blockbuster deal opens the door for WTG partners to expand globally into geographic markets that up until now have been unavailable to most of them, such as Asia and South America.

http://www.crn.com/news/channel-programs/300077651/wtg-opens-global-cloud-networking-services-to-channel-via-ntt-partnership.htm

NTT Com, Fortinet to jointly provide capabilities in cloud security, network risk management

JapanNetwork Aasia — NTT Com Security and Fortinet have entered into a formal partnership to provide security advice and security solutions to organizations worldwide. The partnership includes incorporating the broad range of Fortinet security solutions into NTT Com Security solutions to help protect customers across the globe, irrespective of size or sector. The new global security partnership is another step in the long-term business and technological relationship between the two companies.

http://www.networksasia.net/article/ntt-com-fortinet-jointly-provide-capabilities-cloud-security-network-risk-management-0

NTT Communications Wholly Acquires PT. Cyber CSF, Indonesian Data Center Service Provider

IndonesiaVirtual Strategy — NTT Com, the ICT solutions and international communications business within NTT, announced today that it signed an agreement recently to wholly acquire PT. Cyber CSF (Cyber CSF), a data center service provider headquartered in Jakarta, Indonesia.  Cyber CSF, founded in 2012, is Indonesia’s largest data center service provider. It operates a high-quality facility equipped for 24 MVA of power and 2,800 racks in 7,700 square meters of space in the heart of Jakarta.

http://www.virtual-strategy.com/2015/07/28/ntt-communications-wholly-acquires-pt-cyber-csf-indonesian-data-center-service-provider#axzz3hHyGp7AA

NTT America and WTG Team Up to Facilitate Rapid Growth and Global Expansion of Disruptive and Established Technology Companies

JapanBusiness Wire — NTT America, the wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation and WTG a leading global distributor of connectivity services, today announced they have entered into a strategic agreement to equip WTG agents and VAR partners with ICT solutions that facilitate the rapid growth and global expansion of both disruptive and established Internet-centric businesses, mid-market companies and enterprises from Silicon Valley and across the nation.

http://news.sys-con.com/node/3386668

As Colocation Market Consolidates, Who Are the Market Leaders?

APACData Center journal — New Q1 data from Synergy Research Group shows the leaders in the worldwide colocation market, with Equinix generating the most colocation revenue and achieving a 9.5% market share. It is followed by Digital Realty, NTT, Verizon, CenturyLink, KDDI, Global Switch and China Telecom.

http://www.datacenterjournal.com/colocation-market-consolidates-market-leaders/

NTT Com : Cloud vision pays off across the board

JapanTelecom Asia — This is the third year in a row NTT Com has claimed Telecom Asia’s Best Cloud-Based Service prize, but it’s the first time the carrier has triumphed in the Wholesale and Data Center Services categories. That’s a testament to its ability to bring formidable competition to what is already two reasonably crowded sectors, but at the end of the day, as far as NTT Com is concerned, it’s all being driven by the company’s strong and unique cloud vision.

http://www.telecomasia.net/content/cloud-vision-pays-across-board

NTT Com cloud service available in Indonesia, Thailand

JapanDeal Street Asia — Tokyo-based NTT Communications Corp, the ICT solutions and international communications business announced that Enterprise Mail, a reasonably priced cloud service for mail and optional functions, is available in Indonesia and Thailand. NTT Com launched its popular Enterprise Mail service in Singapore, Malaysia and Vietnam in July 2014. Built on a platform based in Singapore, it provides stable, low-latency mail services to companies operating in the fast-growing APAC region.

http://www.dealstreetasia.com/stories/ntt-com-cloud-service-available-in-indonesia-thailand-8308/

NTT Com Scoops Up e-shelter In Euro Data Centre Play

JapanJapan’s NTT Communications has sealed the deal on its purchase of European data centre services provider e-shelter, acquiring an 86.7 percent stake in the German company. The purchase boosts NTT Com’s data centre floor space in Europe to 92,000 square metres across nine cities, up from just shy of 20,000 square metres in four cities. Penny Jones, senior analyst at 451 Research, told TechWeekEurope that the acquisition shows demand has been strong in Germany for NTT Com.

http://www.techweekeurope.co.uk/cloud/datacenter/ntt-com-e-shelter-data-centre-170921

Box Inc. And NTT Communications To Provide ‘Box Over VPN’ Via Secure Enterprise Network

JapanBox Inc. (“Box”) and NTT Communications Corporation (“NTT Com”), the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group, recently announced a plan to jointly launch “Box over VPN powered by NTT Communications” (Box over VPN), a service combining NTT Com’s enterprise network and Box’s cloud collaboration and content management, which will be distributed by NTT Com beginning within this year. NTT Com will act as Japan’s sole provider and Asia’s first distributor of Box over VPN, enabling its use on Arcstar Universal One, NTT Com’s NFV-enabled, private network service available in 196 countries/regions.

http://www.bsminfo.com/doc/box-inc-and-ntt-communications-to-provide-box-over-vpn-via-secure-enterprise-network-0001

Singapore SMS solutions specialist TalariaX enters Japan via NTT

JapanSINGAPORE-based mobile messaging appliance gateway company TalariaX said it has formed a partnership with NTT Advanced Technology Corporation (NTT-AT) to bring its solutions to the Japanese market. Set up in 2001, TalariaX’s flagship is its proprietary sendQuick Short Message Service (SMS) appliance gateway solutions. It claims more than 1,500 applications enterprise customers in over 15 countries. Japan marks its 12th Asian market, the company said in a statement. NTT-AT was established in 1976 as the technological core of Japan’s NTT Group.

http://www.digitalnewsasia.com/mobility/singapore-sms-solutions-specialist-talariax-enters-japan-via-ntt-pact

NTT Com Named as a Leader in IDC ITMarketScape: Asia/Pacific Managed Security Services 2015 Vendor Assessment

JapanNTT Communications announced today that it has been positioned as a Leader in International Data Corporation’s (IDC) first ever “IDC ITMarketScape: Asia/Pacific Managed Security Services 2015 Vendor Assessment” report. The IDC ITMarketScape represents a vendor assessment including both quantitative and qualitative characteristics that define success in today’s managed security services market. IDC evaluated 16 organizations that offer managed security services (MSS) in Asia/Pacific by conducting in-depth interviews with MSS providers and more than 20 interviews with providers’ customers.

http://www.sys-con.com/node/3343418

For Second Consecutive Year, NTT Communications Named Japan Unified Communications-as-a-Service Provider of the Year at 2015 Frost & Sullivan Japan Excellence Award

JapanTOKYO, JAPAN – NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group, announced today that it received the Japan Unified Communications-as-a-Service Provider of the Year award at the 2015 Frost & Sullivan Japan Excellence Awards held in Tokyo on June 4. The award was presented to the company that provided the best unified communication services in 2014.

http://newswire.telecomramblings.com/2015/06/for-second-consecutive-year-ntt-communications-named-japan-unified-communications-as-a-service-provider-of-the-year-at-2015-frost-sullivan-japan-excellence-award/

NTT Resonant to Exhibit Cloud-based App Testing Service Remote TestKit Showcase at E3 2015

JapanTOKYO –   NTT Resonant Inc. will be exhibiting their Remote TestKit(*1) service at E3 2015, which starts on June 16 in Los Angeles, California. The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is a trade show around video games and all related products. Industry-leading companies and indie developers from over 100 countries around the world gather at E3 to show off cutting-edge technology and new games. Since our booth at last year’s Tokyo Game Show was successful, we have decided to make E3 as our first overseas event for the Gaming market/industry. Also, you can check out our device library which includes devices with Android M Developer Preview, the newest Android OS.

http://www.sys-con.com/node/3341058

In the land of wacky vending machines, Japan’s NTT introduces a practical one for SIM cards

JapanUnless this is your first day on the internet, you’re probably aware that Japan is home to some of the most bizarre vending machines on the planet. Canned bread, “used” panties, and pretty much anything in between are just a few coins away. While there’s no lack of WTF in the world of Japanese vending machines, some of the quirky stuff is far from practical. NTT Communications, a division of Japanese telecommunications conglomerate NTT, may have introduced one of the most practical vending machines since the original cold drink dispenser: one that spits out prepaid SIM cards.

https://www.techinasia.com/ntt-com-japan-sim-card-vending-machine/