Client Analyst Reports

  • NTT Communications to Acquire Virtela and Leap Forward with its U.S. Enterprise Presence

    NTT Communications is acquiring U.S.-based Virtela, a company long on managed services but short on infrastructure assets. The company potentially gets a lot of talent to sell and support complex managed services for U.S.-based enterprises. Read More

    Analyst: Brian Washburn

    Current Analysis 11/01/13
  • IDC MarketScape: Asia/Pacific Next-Generation Telcos — ICT Services 2013–2014 Vendor Analysis

    This study represents vendor assessment of ICT services market in Asia/Pacific (AP) through the IDC MarketScape model. Read More

    Analysts: Sherlin Pang, Sandra Ng, Adrian Dominic Ho, Charles Anderson

    IDC 10/31/13
  • NTT Com seeds the business cloud with two US acquisitions

    NTT Communications has surprised the global services industry with two acquisitions in the US. The deals bring the Japan-owned enterprise services provider’s spending in ICT services to nearly $2bn in less than two years, and place it in the vanguard of telco cloud network provisioning for enterprises. Read More

    Analyst: David Molony

    OVUM 10/30/13
  • NTT acquires majority stake in RagingWire for $350m; hosting angle? (update)

    Another interesting angle that is not being widely discussed is RagingWire’s managed hosting capabilities. In 2008-09 RagingWire spun out a brand called StrataScale, which was one of the earlier automated hosting platforms we had seen. Read More

    Analyst: Philbert Shih

    Structure Research 10/29/13
  • NTT acquires majority stake in RagingWire for $350m; US footprint, global goals

    NTT Communications acquired a majority stake in California-based colocation provider RagingWare Data Centers for a total of $350m. The deal is the latest step in a larger effort to build a data centre infrastructure footprint on a global basis. Read More

    Analyst: Philbert Shih

    Structure Research 10/28/13
  • NTT America Enhances Expert System Automation, Adds Full-Mesh CPE VPN Service

    NTT America upgrades its NTel Ops to handle all types of network-attached devices; becoming the basis for NTel VPN service, which can turn even large IPsec VPNs into full-mesh. This strong combination of services still needs customers’ trust.  Read More

    Analyst: Brian Washburn

    Current Analysis 08/20/13
  • The Early Report Card on SDN is the Dreaded ‘Can Do Better’

    Looks like Japan will get the world’s first SDN-based cloud migration service, On-premises Connection, according to NTT Communications. The world’s largest telephone company (by revenue) said that by connecting on-premises systems and cloud in the same network segment using SDN-compatible gateway equipment installed in the customer’s system, the service substantially reduces the workload normally required to design and configure on-premises networks.  Read More

    Analyst: Steve Wexler

    IT Trends & Analysis 06/28/13
  • NTT Com Flexes Its SDN Muscle with Global Enterprise Cloud Service

    NTT Com is extending its Enterprise Cloud services to include new facilities in Singapore, the U.S., and Europe. While the wider reach is notable, what really stands out is the company’s focus on creating a global solution based on SDN.  Read More

    Analyst: Amy DeCarlo

    Current Analysis 02/21/13
  • NTT Communications pursues global expansion with SDN-based Enterprise Cloud

    Together with its existing offerings in Japan and Hong Kong, the company has created a global cloud network that spans six datacenter locations in the US, UK and Asia-Pacific.  Read More

    Analyst: Agatha Poon

    451 Research 02/20/13
  • Green Quadrant® Sustainable Telecoms (US) 2012

    This Green Quadrant report provides a detailed, fact-based comparison of 11 sustainable telecom solutions provided by 12 of the largest telecoms service providers (telcos) in the US market. Verdantix selected this subject for a detailed study because telecom services, such as video conferencing, online collaboration and cloud computing, play an important role in delivering sustainability programme targets such as energy cost reduction, travel substitution and fuel efficiency.  Read More

    Analyst: Phil Sayer

    Verdantix 07/01/12