NTT Com Expands Global IT System Management Service to North America and Europe

Apr 26, 2005, 01:00 ET from NTT Communications

    TOKYO, April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NTT Communications (NTT Com)
 today announced immediate availability of its Global IT System Management
 Service in North America and Europe. Already available in Asia, the Global IT
 System Management Service provides enterprise users with a comprehensive
 support package to monitor and manage their overseas
     IT infrastructure via NTT Com's network operation centers in New York,
 London, and Paris. An enhanced web-based portal service supplements this
 service for easy monitoring by service subscribers.
     The service allows users to have NTT Com operation centers to monitor and
 troubleshoot their networks on a 24x7 basis for optimal IT asset management.
 This eliminates users' need for upfront investment in their proprietary
 monitoring software and equipment. Additional features such as data backup
 services are available upon request for cost-effective operations.
     Effective today, NTT Com's web-based portal services also become available
 for the Global IT System Management Service users, enabling them to view up-
 to-date operational information on their systems including traffic patterns,
 event logs, security risk levels and IT asset information. NTT Com will issue
 a monthly report summarizing such details.
     "With this Global IT System Management Service, Arcstar Global IP-VPN
 service subscribers can take advantage of the powerful combination of our
 reliable network services and IT management services with convenience of one-
 stop shopping," said Mr. Kimio Tamura, Vice President of the Product
 Management Group, Global Services Business Division.
     About NTT Com
     NTT Communications is a subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT)
 Corporation (NYSE:   NTT) - one of the world's largest telecommunications
 companies. NTT Com provides high-quality, technologically advanced network
 management, security and solution services to consumers, corporations and
 governments on a global basis, with a special focus on the Asia-Pacific
     Its world-class backbone network, combined with the networks of partner
 companies around the world, offers access to more than 200 countries. NTT Com
 Group has more than 30 companies in the Asia-Pacific region, Europe and the
 Americas. The company has garnered several awards for its leading edge
 technologies, outstanding performance and customer service, including "Best
 Global Carrier - 2004."  For more information, please visit .
      (Mr.) Yosuke Seki or (Mr.) Hiroyuki Nishioka
      Global Services Business Division
      NTT Communications
      Tel: +81-3-6800-4310

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