TOKYO, JAPAN – NTT Communications (NTT Com) announced today that its Biz Hosting Global virtual hosting service will launch in Shanghai, China on January 5, 2011 through partnership with local partners.
The service, currently available in Europe, Hong Kong, Japan and the United States, is part of NTT Com’s BizCITY® lineup of secure, cloud-based enterprise services available to business users from anyplace at anytime. Biz Hosting Global will leverage NTT Com’s premium data center in Shanghai to enable Japanese and other multinational companies to outsource key ICT infrastructure for the rapid, cost-efficient launch of secure, robust ICT initiatives.
NTT Com further announced today that it will upgrade the Biz Hosting Global customer portal, also on January 5. The upgrade will enable one-stop monitoring of optional services, such as firewall, external storage, backup and load balancer. Flexible resource management will help customers reduce ICT costs while raising operational efficiency.
The Biz Hosting Global customer portal currently allows users to monitor physical-server and virtual-machine status, turn on/off or reboot virtual machines and control resources immediately and remotely.
NTT Com will demonstrate Biz Hosting Global’s upgraded customer portal during Cloud Computing Expo Japan at Makuhari Messe, Chiba Prefecture between November 10 and 12. Please visit www.aki.cloud-japan.jp/en/Home/ for details.
About NTT Communications Corporation
NTT Communications provides a broad range of global networks, management solutions and IT services to customers worldwide. The company is renowned for reliable, high-quality security, hosting, voice, data and IP services, as well as expertise in managed networks and leadership in IPv6 transit technology. NTT Communications’ extensive infrastructure includes Arcstar™ Global IP-VPN and Global e-VLAN, as well as a Tier-1 IP backbone reaching more than 150 countries in partnership with major Internet service providers, and secure data centers in Asia, North America and Europe. NTT Communications is the wholly-owned subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, one of the world’s largest telecoms with listings on the Tokyo, London and New York stock exchanges. Please visit www.ntt.com/index-e.html.
(Ms.) Chiemi Watanabe or (Ms.) Yukari Yaso
Global Business Division
Tel. +81 3 6733 8150