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NTT America Provides Tier-1 IP Network Perspective on Internet Growth Trends at Industry Events in Q2 2012

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Video content is a primary contributor to the exponential growth rate of the Internet</i> </p>

Tuesday, May 01, 2012

NTT America Provides Tier-1 IP Network Perspective on Internet Growth Trends at Industry Events in Q2 201208:00 EDT Tuesday, May 01, 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 the company's participation in influential industry events during the second quarter of 2012. At the events, NTT America will leverage its deep expertise to help companies understand how to best navigate recent industry changes, technologies and trends. The rapid growth of video content is among these topics Michael Wheeler, executive vice president, NTT Communications Global IP Network, NTT America, will discuss. “With the overall ease of access to on-demand video and real-time interactive content, users have grown to expect a flawless Internet experience; this expectation has meaningfully changed the way networks are designed compared to just a few years ago,” Wheeler said. NTT America will participate in the following key events through June 2012: Digital Hollywood Spring – April 30 – May 3 in Los Angeles In this executive panel featuring leading digital entertainment industry leaders, including Cisco Systems, Comcast and MTV Networks, Wheeler will share valuable expertise on the changing nature of Internet usage and ways to better accommodate the transit of video content from a cost and service perspective. The workshop, titled “Video Anytime Anywhere: Video Across Platforms – Television, Internet and Mobile – Understanding the Value Proposition,” will take place on Tuesday, May 1, from 2:15 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (PT). For more information about Digital Hollywood Spring 2012, visit http://digitalhollywood.com/LASpring12Agenda.html. International Telecoms Week (ITW) – May 14 – 16 in Chicago At the annual ITW conference, NTT America will join more than 1,700 companies in the wholesale Internet community for discussions and networking on key issues, including LATAM market growth and supporting increased broadband demands for providers and content networks. NTT America will be located primarily in the San Francisco and New Orleans meeting rooms on the gold level of the Hyatt Regency Chicago hotel's west tower. For more information on the ITW, visit http://www.internationaltelecomsweek.com/. NANOG 55 – June 3 – 6 in Vancouver, B.C. This is the second consecutive year NTT America is a Diamond Sponsor of NewNOG, a community-based nonprofit that owns the North American Network Operators Group (NANOG). NTT America's industry leadership consistently contributes to the value and overall mission of NewNOG, which operates as an educational forum for the network operator and vendor communities. Additional companies attending NANOG 55 include AOL, Google, Microsoft and the University of British Columbia. For more information on NANOG 55, visit http://www.nanog.org/meetings/nanog55/. 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 Communications NTT Communications provides consultancy, architecture, security and cloud services to optimize the information and communications technology (ICT) environments of enterprises. These offerings are backed by the company's worldwide infrastructure, including IPv4/IPv6 Global Tier-1 IP Network, Arcstar Universal One™ VPN network reaching over 150 countries, and over 120 secure data centers. NTT Communications' solutions leverage the global resources of NTT Group companies including Dimension Data, NTT DOCOMO and NTT DATA.  Further information: www.ntt.com | www.twitter.com/nttcom | www.facebook.com/nttcomtv For U.S. product and service information for the NTT Communications Global IP Network, please visit www.us.ntt.net or call 877-688-6625.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 AmericaCameron Bays, 206-323-3733ntt@nyhus.comorNTT AmericaScott Heller, 425-250-2495sheller@us.ntt.net