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Press release from Business Wire

NTT America Participates in ‘All About The Cloud' Conference

Monday, May 10, 2010

NTT America Participates in ‘All About The Cloud' Conference11:00 EDT Monday, May 10, 2010 (Business Wire) -- NTT America When: May 10 – 12, 2010 Where: The Westin St. Francis, 335 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 What: NTT America, a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation and a provider of enterprise cloud, virtualization and managed hosting services, will be participating in the 5th annual ‘All About The Cloud' (AATC) conference. AATC is presented by OpSource and the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), and is attended by more than 750 executives, analysts, press and venture capitalists. This year's conference explores ways cloud solutions can help businesses redefine operating strategies to enable growth and an economic recovery. NTT America will sponsor the AATC conference Welcome Reception on Monday, May 10 at 6:30 p.m. PST. Who: Jim Mohler, Sr. Director of Product Development for NTT America, will speak in a panel session on Wednesday, May 12 at 2:15 p.m. PST. During the panel, Mr. Mohler and other executives will explore definitions, benefits, limitations and successes of the public cloud. The panel will also discuss approaches for evaluating various cloud alternatives, and governance mechanisms to optimize the benefits and mitigate the risks of public cloud services. Why: Businesses around the globe are redefining their operating strategies, business models and cost structures to position themselves for economic growth. Cloud computing offers the availability, flexibility and cost savings these enterprises seek, but until now the public cloud has lacked the performance and controls required to become an integral part of the IT infrastructure. The NTT America Cloud combines the flexibility and availability of the public cloud with the security, performance and control of an enterprise solution. The NTT America Cloud is designed to run enterprise-class software as a service (SaaS) and web applications. It offers a flexible solution for developing, testing and deploying applications, and gives enterprises the ability to quickly provision, deploy, scale and manage infrastructure on demand via the Internet. The NTT America Cloud is built on a SAS 70 Type II compliant infrastructure. It is available on pay-as-you-go or pre-paid monthly plans and features dedicated VLANs; customizable firewalls; a web-based control panel; burstable CPU; programmable APIs; enterprise-grade load balancing; VPN administration; a multi-tier architecture; 24x7 phone support; persistent storage; and a 100% uptime SLA. Event Information: www.AllAbouttheCloud.net 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 more information on NTT America, visit us on the Web at www.us.ntt.com. You can also follow us on Twitter at www.us.ntt.com/Twitter, and become a fan of our Facebook page at www.us.ntt.com/Facebook. 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.