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NTT America to Address Broadband Advancements and Infrastructure Development in the U.S. and Latin America at Telecom Industry Events

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Executives from Tier-1 Global IP Network provider to highlight expertise on content delivery and network services infrastructure</i> </p>

Thursday, January 26, 2012

NTT America to Address Broadband Advancements and Infrastructure Development in the U.S. and Latin America at Telecom Industry Events08:00 EST Thursday, January 26, 2012 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 the company will participate in and present at key industry events during the first quarter of 2012. “We look forward to continuing our conversations with CDNs, content providers, enterprises and ISPs at these noted industry events and understanding the opportunities to build upon and expand their current and future business needs,” said Brent Duncan, vice president, sales & marketing, Global IP Network, NTT America. “We remain committed to advancing the network services industry throughout the Americas, marked last year by the opening of our first Point of Presence location in Latin America.” NTT America will participate in the following events: --   NANOG 54 – Feb. 5-8 in San Diego, Calif. NewNOG, a community-based nonprofit and current owner of the North American Network Operators Group (NANOG), is an educational forum for the network operator and vendor communities. At NANOG 54, Shawn Morris, manager, IP engineering, Global IP Network, NTT America, will participate in a panel titled “Smart Management for Robust Carrier Network Health and Reduced TCO!” on Tuesday, Feb. 7 from 9:45 a.m. to 11 a.m. (PT).   Additionally, as part of NTT America's yearlong Diamond Sponsorship, the company will co-sponsor a social party with CoreSite, taking place aboard the USS Midway on Monday, Feb. 6 from 6:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. (PT).   For more information, visit http://www.nanog.org/meetings/nanog54/.     -- Capacity Caribbean – Feb. 7-8 in Montego Bay, Jamaica Brent Duncan, vice president, sales & marketing, Global IP Network, NTT America, will join other industry leaders to share insight on the telecommunications customer landscape in the Caribbean. The panel titled, “Focus on Customer Needs in the Next 5 Years: What Do Customers Require from Operators?” will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 7 at 2:45 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. (ET). For more information on the event, visit http://www.capacityconferences.com/conferences-events.asp?id=88&cat=&subcat=&start=0.     -- Capacity LATAM – March 5-7 in Sao Paulo, Brazil NTT America boasts a significant presence at Capacity LATAM this year, with two executives participating in high-profile speaking opportunities. Michael Wheeler, vice president, NTT Communications Global IP Network, NTT America, will participate in a panel titled, “Infrastructure Development and Investment in Latin American Markets: Terrestrial, Submarine and Satellite Connectivity,” on Tuesday, March 6 at 11:15 a.m. to noon (BRT).   On Wednesday, March 7, David Berrios, director, business development, Latin America, NTT America, will participate in a panel titled, “The Carrier Perspective: Managing and Monetising Content Delivery in South America,” at 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. (BRT).   Additionally, NTT America will sponsor a technology workshop taking place on Monday, March 5, prior to the start of the conference. The workshop, titled “Best Practices for Network and Operational Management,” 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 .   For more information on Capacity LATAM, visit http://www.capacityconferences.com/conferences-events.asp?id=91&cat=&subcat=&start=0. Media interested in meeting with NTT America executives while at any of the events listed above should contact Nyhus Communications at 206-323-3733 or ntt@nyhus.com. 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.net. 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. © 2012 NTT Communications Nyhus Communications for NTT AmericaKatie James, 206-323-3733ntt@nyhus.comorNTT AmericaScott Heller, 425-250-2495sheller@us.ntt.net