NTT Com partners with Virtusstream, Dell EMC

NTT Group (NYSE: NTT) communications business NTT Communications (NTT Com) has partnered with US-based cloud company Virtustream and Dell EMC (Japan) to develop and deliver multi-tenant cloud platforms for mission-critical applications, including large-scale SAP systems in Japan, the company said.

Through this partnership, NTT Com will launch multi-tenant cloud platforms for mission-critical systems within large enterprises in Japan this spring. The partners will also explore opportunities to launch their offering in global markets.

This joint initiatives will combine NTT Com´s world-class data centers, network and existing cloud platforms; Virtustream´s innovative cloud platform for mission-critical applications; and storage and Converged Infrastructure platform by Dell EMC (Japan).

The newly developed, multi-tenant cloud platform will offer flexible pricing through MicroVM resource management (µVM), Virtustream´s patented technology for pay-as-you-go billing. Customers will have the capability to build hybrid environments that seamlessly integrate this new multi-tenant cloud, dedicated cloud and on-premises systems in one data center.

NTT Com currently supports customers migrating their mission-critical applications from their existing environments to bare metal server as a part of its Enterprise Cloud offering.

Virtustream, the core cloud business within Dell Technologies, delivers cloud services optimized for the mission-critical applications utilized by large enterprises worldwide.

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 the leading global tier-1 IP network, the Arcstar Universal One VPN network reaching 196 countries/regions, and over 140 secure data centers worldwide.