Client Press Releases

  • UNH-IOL Certifies NVMe 1.1 Devices at Plugfest

    NVM Express Consortium Adds Eight Devices to Integrators List for Emerging Storage Technology

    University Laboratory Supports NVMe through Conformance, Interoperability and Experimental Testing

    The University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL), an independent provider of broad-based testing and standards conformance services for the networking industry, today announced that its NVM Express Interoperability Plugfest, conducted February 24-27 in cooperation with the NVM Express Organization, led to the certification of eight products and the continued validation of NVM Express (NVMe) as a robust and interoperable solution for enterprise and data center application performance challenges. This was the second plugfest conducted by the UNH-IOL’s NVMe Testing Consortium, and the first involving the NVMe 1.1 specification. As a result of this plugfest, the UNH-IOL has certified that products from Dell, Huawei, Intel, Mobiveil, PMC Sierra and Samsung Semiconductor are eligible for the UNH-IOL’s NVMe Integrators List 1.1. This list, kept by the UNH-IOL, serves as the industry’s resource on products that have been proven to be interoperable and in conformance with the NVMe 1.1 specification and industry-accepted test practices. Read More

    Businesswire/EON 03/26/14
  • NTT Communications Caps 12 Months of SDN Innovation and Deployments

    Open Networking Summit (ONS) features two NTT Com leaders and OpenFlow switch demo

    NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the data, cloud and international communications business within NTT (NYSE: NTT), today announced the company’s engagement at ONS 2014 in Santa Clara, CA follows a year of continued commercial deployment of its SDN services, recognition and awards for its SDN solutions, and premier customer wins for its SDN-based Enterprise Cloud.  Read More

    Businesswire/EON 03/03/14
  • NTT Communications Shares Vision at Open Networking Summit (ONS)

    Premier event features two NTT Com leaders and OpenFlow switch demo

    NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the data, cloud and international communications business within NTT (NYSE: NTT), today announced the details of its participation in the Open Networking Summit (ONS) in Santa Clara, CA, highlighting its leading role in software-defined networking (SDN)-based network transformation. NTT Com Senior Vice President of Service Infrastructure Yukio Ito will speak on SDN at NTT Com and collaborative initiatives to accelerate SDN adoption. NTT America’s Senior Solutions Engineer Todd Ridgway will give a talk on leveraging SDN to deliver innovative and differentiated cloud services to enterprises. NTT Com will also demonstrate an OpenFlow communications protocol-based system architecture, a high-performance OpenFlow switch, and an OpenFlow validator. Read More

    Businesswire/EON 03/03/14
  • NTT Communications Recognized with the Highest Score for Product Rating in Gartner’s 2013 Critical Capabilities for Recovery as a Service (RaaS) Report

    NTT Com’s Cloud Recovery Receives the Highest Scores in 5 out of 6 Categories including: Product Rating Overall Use Case, Mission-Critical Workload Recovery, Extended Recovery Operations, and Managed Service Failover

    NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the data, cloud and international communications business within NTT (NYSE: NTT), today announced NTT Communications Cloud Recovery has received the highest score for product rating in Gartner’s “Critical Capabilities for Recovery as a Service1” report G00247389, published 7 November 2013. Read More

    Businesswire/EON 12/09/13
  • NTT Com to Acquire 80% Stake in RagingWire Data Centers

    NTT Com to expand and enhance global data center colocation solutions by leveraging RagingWire’s patented data center design and world-class customer experience

    NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within NTT (NYSE:NTT), and RagingWire Data Centers (RagingWire), a leading provider of data center services in the United States, jointly announced that NTT Com will acquire approximately 80% equity interest in RagingWire for $350 million (USD). Read More

    Businesswire/EON 10/28/13
  • NTT Com Agrees to Wholly Acquire Virtela, A Leading Cloud Networking Provider

    NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within NTT (NYSE:NTT), and Virtela Technology Services Incorporated (Virtela), a leading global managed and cloud network services company, announced today that NTT Com and Virtela’s shareholders have entered into a definitive agreement under which NTT Com has agreed to wholly acquire Virtela for a total transaction price of approximately $525 million (USD) in cash. Read More

    Businesswire/EON 10/28/13
  • Telebyte Opens World’s First Independent G.vector Test Laboratory

    UNH-IOL Tapped to Operate Telebyte’s Pioneering VDSL2 Vectoring Test Lab

    Today Telebyte, a US-based global xDSL test equipment solution provider, announced the opening of its G.vector Test Laboratory. The pioneering test lab, co-located at and operated by the University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL), will utilize Telebyte’s groundbreaking suite of VDSL2 Vectoring test equipment and UNH-IOL expertise to provide testing per the Broadband Forum’s WT-249/TR-249 standard and beyond. Read More

    Businesswire/EON 10/22/13
  • NTT Communications, NTT DATA, and NTT Group to Showcase Innovation in Cloud and Modernization at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2013

    These Premier Sponsors Will Jointly Exhibit the Hottest Trends and Tools and Share Measurable Business Benefits of Migrating to the Cloud

    NTT Communications, the data, cloud and international communications business within NTT (NYSE: NTT), and NTT DATA, Inc., a leading IT services provider, will represent NTT Group as part of the company’s premier sponsorship of the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2013, taking place October 6 – 10 in Orlando, Florida. During what is considered the world’s most important gathering of CIOs and senior IT executives, leading experts from both of these organizations will present and demonstrate best practices and industry innovations used by businesses and government agencies to develop technology roadmaps that drive efficiencies and productivity. Read more

    Businesswire/EON 10/07/13
  • NTT America Appoints New Executive Vice President of Data Center Services

    Christopher Eldredge Takes Charge of NTT America’s Managed Hosting, Cloud, Data Center and Colocation Services

    NTT America, a global IT infrastructure services provider and wholly-owned subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the data, cloud and international communications business within NTT (NYSE: NTT), today announced the appointment of Christopher P. Eldredge as the company’s Executive Vice President of Data Center Services. The Data Center Services Business Unit, one of NTT America’s three business units, offers comprehensive services designed to accommodate rapid deployment and implementation of IT initiatives with Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions, including managed hosting, cloud and colocation services.  Read More

    Businesswire/EON 09/23/13
  • NTT America Expands Scope of NTel Ops, Launches NTel VPN

    MPLS-grade VPN Backed by NTel Ops, the Management Service that Now Supports Full IT Outsourcing

    NTT America, a global IT infrastructure services provider and wholly-owned subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the data, cloud and international communications business within NTT (NYSE: NTT), today announced the expansion of its NTel Ops automated infrastructure management service and the launch of MPLS-grade NTel VPN. NTel Ops delivers automated remote monitoring of NTT Communications’ Managed Private Networks, as well as third-party networks, and now a widely expanded range of IP-enabled communication devices. That expanded scope enables NTel Ops to support full IT outsourcing. With full-mesh network capability and QoS functionality, NTel VPN enables cost-effective and quick-to-install connectivity, backed by the management and remediation systems of NTel Ops.  Read More

    Business Wire/EON 08/14/13