MADRID, November 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
• ONO, a leading operator of fiber optic communications in Spain provides network services to NTT Communications for the expansion of its Global IP Network
• NTT Communications provides IP transit services to ONO who benefits from the performance and high quality of the Global IP Network provider
NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), a wholly owned subsidiary of the NTT Group (NYSE: NTT), the largest telecommunications provider in the world, has signed a strategic agreement with ONO, the leading operator in fiber optic communications in Spain. This agreement will enhance the capabilities and services that both suppliers offer to their global customers.
Through this agreement, ONO benefits from the performance and high quality of NTT Com's Global IP Network to increase its range of Internet services offered to large customers and operators. Meanwhile, NTT Com becomes one of the leading providers of IP transit in Spain and expands its global Tier-1 IP network with two new points of presence (PoPs) in Valencia and Sevilla, adding to their existing PoPs in Madrid and Barcelona.
ONO is a leading provider of quadruple-play communications and entertainment in Spain, supplying broadband Internet, television, telephone and mobile services to residential customers, SMEs and large enterprises. ONO provides services to more than seven million customers throughout Spain.
NTT Com's Tier-1 Global IP Network is a pioneer of IPv6 technology, provides a single global AS (2914) and supplies high levels of availability and performance. NTT Com is the world's second largest carrier of Internet traffic and is consistently ranked in the top 10 in all continents (first in Asia).
ONO is the leading fibre optic communication and entertainment provider in Spain. It offers integrated fixed telephony, mobile telephony, television and Internet services to its residential customers. In this segment, it has close to 4.7 million services contracted (RGUs) and over 7 million users. ONO also offers value-added telecommunications services to SMEs, large companies and institutions. ONO has the largest next generation fibre optic network available in Spain. ONO closed the year 2012 with total earnings of EUR 1.573 billion and operating profits of EUR M752 (EBITDA).
About NTT Communications Corporation
NTT Communications provides consultancy, architecture, security and cloud services to optimize the information and communications technology (ICT) environments of enterprises. These offerings are backed by the company's worldwide infrastructure, including leading global tier-1 IP network, Arcstar Universal One™ VPN network reaching 160 countries/regions, and over 150 secure data centers.
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SOURCE NTT Communications