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NTT America and Capacity Media Offer Technology Workshop for Latin American Operators

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>“Best Practices for Network and Operational Management” workshop to take place prior to Capacity Latam</i> </p> <p class='bwalignc'> </p>

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

NTT America and Capacity Media Offer Technology Workshop for Latin American Operators08:00 EDT Tuesday, March 15, 2011 NEW YORK (Business Wire) -- NTT America, a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com) and a Tier-1 global IP network services provider, today announced that it has partnered with Capacity Media to offer the “Best Practices for Network and Operational Management” technology workshop. The event, which NTT America is sponsoring along with Juniper Networks and Cariden Technologies, will take place on Monday, March 21, 2011 from 12:30 – 6:30 p.m. at the Renaissance Sao Paulo Hotel in Sao Paulo, Brazil prior to the start of Capacity Latam 2011. The workshop is designed as a high-level forum to provide Latin American network operators the opportunity to learn from industry experts, such as NTT America, that have significant real-world experience in Network Operations Center (NOC) and operational management. Attendees will also have the opportunity to discuss their own experiences, challenges and successes with the experts, as well as problem solve from theoretical case studies and develop effective strategies to optimize their networks. “NTT America has broad experience in the Latin American market as well as other emerging markets, so we were thrilled when they offered that expertise for this workshop,” said Ros Irving, managing director of Capacity Media. “Attendees are guaranteed to benefit from the breadth and depth of knowledge NTT America experts have about network and operational management.” Specific topics that will be covered within the workshop include: Effective Management of Your Network Operations: How to Improve Efficiency and Performance of Your NOC and Operations Teams Troubleshooting on Your Network: Disaster Recovery Planning Strategies and Problem-Solving Techniques Preparing for IPv6: Obstacles and Opportunities “We're committed to supporting the Latin American telecommunications sector, where we're able to leverage lessons learned from our work in other emerging markets around the world to help network operators provide high-quality service locally,” said Michael Wheeler, vice president, Global IP Network at NTT America. “Latin American markets provide a unique opportunity for us, and we look forward to continuing to make connections there and share our expertise.” NTT America leverages the international business, financial, technology and geographic assets of NTT Communications to help Latin American telecommunications and cable companies stay competitive by using the NTT Communications Global IP Network to add new customers, deliver new services and identify new additional revenue services. For more information, visit the online brochure or contact Verity Barman, Capacity Media at verity.barman@capacitymedia.com or +44 207 779 7290. 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. U.S. product information regarding the NTT Communications Global IP Network and its award winning IPv6 transit services may be found at http://www.us.ntt.net/, by calling 877-8NTT-NET (868-8638), or by emailing sales@us.ntt.net. Join us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/NTTAmerica, follow NTT America on Twitter at @NTT_America or LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/companies/ntt-america for up-to-date news and announcements. 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 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. NTT, NTT Communications, and the NTT Communications logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION and/or its affiliates. All other referenced product names are trademarks of their respective owners. © 2011 NTT Communications Nyhus Communications for NTT AmericaCameron Bays or Katie James, 206-323-3733cameron@nyhus.com or katie@nyhus.com