NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the global data and IP services arm of Fortune Global 500 telecom leader NTT, will continue to support NANOG as a Diamond Premium Sponsor of its meetings and activities into 2018, including NANOG 71, 72 and 73, the company said.
The North American Network Operators´ Group NANOG is an association that focuses on the technologies and systems that make the Internet function. Hundreds of network engineers and product professionals from major North American carriers, content providers, cloud companies, multi-tenant data centers, hosting companies and interconnection service providers attend NANOG´s tri-annual meetings.
The three NANOG events that NTT Com has agreed to sponsor include: NANOG 70, in Bellevue, Washington, June 5 – 7; NANOG 71, that will take place October 2 — 4 in San Jose, California; and NANOG 72, scheduled February 5 — 7, 2018, in Atlanta, Georgia.
From 100G Ethernet to software-defined networking (SDN), NTT Com is a pioneer in the implementation of new technologies. As one of the world´s top providers of global IP transit, DDoS protection services and Layer 2 Ethernet solutions, the company has unique insight into how communications service providers and Internet-centric businesses can deliver-edge network capabilities while collaborating and interacting with other players in the Internet ecosystem.
NTT Communications (NTT Com) 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 global tier-1 IP network, Arcstar Universal One VPN network reaching 196 countries/regions and 140 secure data centers worldwide. NTT Com´s solutions leverage the global resources of NTT Group companies including Dimension Data, NTT DOCOMO and NTT DATA.
Consistently ranked among the top networks worldwide, NTT Com´s Tier-1 Global IP Network covers the Americas, Europe, Asia and Oceania, and provides the best possible environment for video, content and data transport through a single autonomous system number (AS 2914). NTT Com was named best North American Wholesale Carrier at the Global Carrier Awards 2016 for the third year in a row.
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