NTT Communications

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NTT Communications Corporation
Private
Industry Telecommunications
Founded 1999
Headquarters Tokyo, Japan
Key people
Tetsuya Shoji, President & CEO[1]
Parent NTT
Subsidiaries NTT America
Verio
NTT Europe Ltd
NTT Resonant
Website www.ntt.com (in Japanese)
www.ntt.com/index-e.html (in English)
Primary ASN 2914
NTT Hibiya building

NTT Communications (エヌ・ティ・ティ・コミュニケーションズ株式会社, NTT Communications Kabushiki-gaisha) or NTT Com, is a subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) Corporation, the largest telecommunications company in Japan and one of the largest worldwide.[2] NTT Com provides network management, security and solution services[3] to consumers, corporations and governments.

NTT Com Group has more than 30 companies in the Asia-Pacific region, Europe and the Americas.[4]

History[edit]

NTT Communications was established in 1999 as a subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (日本電信電話株式会社, Nippon Denshin Denwa Kabushiki-gaisha).[5] It is the principal NTT subsidiary engaged in long-distance and international telecommunications services.[6]

In May 2011, NTT purchased 70% of Frontline Systems, an Australian IT services provider.[7] In October 2013 it merged Frontline Systems with NTT Australia to form NTT ICT.[8]

Subsidiaries[edit]

NTT Com consists of the following major subsidiary companies:

  • Emerio
  • Netmagic Solutions
  • NTT Brazil
  • NTT Com Asia – the East Asia headquarters of NTT Communications, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of NTT Group (NYSE: NTT), recognised by Fortune Global 500 as one of the top three telecommunication companies.[9][10] It is responsible for the Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and Korea markets, as well as managing its wholly owned subsidiary HKNet. It employs over 380 staff.
  • NTT Com Security (ex Integralis)
  • NTT Com Thailand
  • NTT Communications India Private Limited
  • NTT Communications Russia
  • NTT Europe Ltd
  • NTT ICT (Australia)
  • NTT MSC
  • NTT Resonant
  • NTTCom Managed Services
  • OCN or Open Computer Network
  • Verio
  • Virtela

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "About Us: Board of Directors". NTT Communications. Retrieved 22 December 2011. 
  2. ^ "Nippon Telegraph & Telephone". Fortune. Retrieved 19 August 2017. 
  3. ^ "Global ICT Services Provider - NTT Communications". ntt.com. 
  4. ^ "Group Companies". NTT Communications. Retrieved 9 April 2012
  5. ^ "The NTT Group: Thirty Years of History". Retrieved 22 July 2016. 
  6. ^ "About NTT Group". Retrieved 22 July 2016. 
  7. ^ "NTT Com buys controlling stake in Frontline Systems". itnews.com.au. 2011-05-12. Retrieved 2017-08-08. 
  8. ^ "NTT Australia restructures into one-stop IT shop". computerworld.com.au. 2013-11-11. Retrieved 2017-08-08. 
  9. ^ Perez, Bien (August 9, 2017). "NTT unveils Hong Kong's first 'financial data centre'". South China Morning Post. Retrieved August 9, 2017. 
  10. ^ http://fortune.com/global500/wal-mart-stores-inc-2/?iid=G500_lp_toprr

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