NTT DATA

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NTT DATA
Type subsidiary of NTT
Industry IT services and IT consulting
Founded 1988 (spinoff from NTT)
Headquarters Toyosu, Tokyo, Japan
Key people Toshio Iwamoto, President & CEO
Revenue $ 16 billion
Net income ¥10.857 billion (FY 2007)
Employees 75,000 + (as of Feb 2014)
Parent NTT
Website www.nttdata.com

NTT DATA Corporation (株式会社エヌ・ティ・ティ・データ Kabushiki-kaisha Enu-tī-tī Dēta?) is a Japanese system integration company and a subsidiary of NTT (Nippon Telegraph and Telephone) Group.

Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Public Corporation, a predecessor of NTT, started Data Communications business in 1967. NTT, following its privatization in 1985, spun off the Data Communications division as NTT DATA in 1988, which has now become the largest of the IT Services companies headquartered in Japan.

NTT DATA is a publicly traded company, but is about 54 percent owned by NTT. Its business areas are in national and local governments, financial, and telecommunication sectors. According to reports in 2012, Forbes Global 2000 recognizes NTT DATA as the 5th largest IT Services company.[Forbes Global 2000]

History[edit]

NTT DATA’s history goes back to 1967, when the DATA Communications Bureau was established within the Nippon Telegraph and telephone Public Corporation (now NTT). In 1988 NTT DATA Communications Systems Corporation was spun off into a separate company from NTT.

2013

  • Acquired Madrid-based everis,[1] a company that provides a wide range of IT services including consulting, system integration and outsourcing.[2]
  • NTT DATA, the IT services provider with its U.S. headquarters in Plano has acquired Optimal Solutions Integration, a provider of SAP services headquartered in Irving, Texas.

2012

  • Acquired London-based Design and Technology Consultancy, RMA Consulting,[3] who specialize in software design and delivery across multiple channels

2011

  • Acquired Italy-based Value Team S.p.A.
  • Launched Global One Teams

2010

  • Acquired Keane Inc., increasing the Group’s total work force to 50,000
  • Acquired India based Intelligroup, Inc headquartered at iLabs, Madhapur, Hyderabad, .

2009

  • New organizational structure "Company System" introduced
  • Acquired Extend Technologies Pty Ltd in Australia, as part of a strategy to expand the global footprint of specalised SAP consulting businesses [4]

2008

  • 20th anniversary of establishment
  • Acquired German-based Cirquent, Inc.

2007

  • Consolidated net sales of ¥1 trillion achieved

2001

  • First Japanese company to obtain BS 7799 certification, an international information security standard

1999

  • Obtained ISO 14001 certification

1998

  • Obtained ISO 9001 certification

1996

  • Listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange
  • Changed English name to NTT DATA Corporation

1995

  • Listed on the Second Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange

1993

  • Received the Deming Application Prize for 1993

1992

  • Headquarters relocated to Toyosu, Koto-ku, Tokyo

1990

  • Authorized as a Systems Integrator

1988

  • NTT DATA Communications Systems Corporation spun off into a separate company from NTT

1985

  • Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) incorporated as a private company

1981

  • Mainframe ultra-large-scale computer DIPS-11 Model 45 developed

1967

  • DATA Communications Bureau established within Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Public Corporation

Operations[edit]

Within Japan, NTT DATA has established many joint ventures, such as NTT Data-Sanyo Electric to take care of the IT services of Sanyo electric group. Outside of Japan, NTT DATA has its wholly owned subsidiaries or offices in the UK, China, Malaysia, Thailand, India, the US, Australia, Singapore, Vietnam and other countries or regions.

Within the NTT Group, while NTT Comware focuses on the IT services to the Group companies, NTT Data mainly services non-NTT Group companies.

In 2010, NTT DATA acquired Intelligroup Inc., an US-based IT consulting and service providing company. After taking over Intelligroup, NTT became the ninth largest software company in the world, worth over $11 billion.[5][6]

NTT DATA and Boston-based IT Service company Keane agreed to a merger on 29 October 2010. The acquisition is worth over US$1.23 billion.[7] After the acquisition of Keane Inc., NTT DATA became the 8th largest software company in the world, with the annual revenue of $14 billion.[8][9]

See also[edit]

NTT and its Group companies:

Sponsored software:

References[edit]

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