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NTT DATA Delivers End-to-End AI Capabilities with New Data Partners, Dataiku and Snowflake

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 10:00pm

NTT DATA Services , a digital business and IT services leader, announced today the addition of two new data partners, Dataiku and Snowflake , the cloud data platform, to its robust partner ecosystem.

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  • NTT DATA Services , a digital business and IT services leader, announced today the addition of two new data partners, Dataiku and Snowflake , the cloud data platform, to its robust partner ecosystem.
  • In addition, NTT DATA and Snowflake announced a capital and business alliance to accelerate to expand Snowflake business in Japan and overseas.
  • Welcoming Dataiku and Snowflake into our ecosystem enables NTT DATA to achieve a broader end-to-end AI strategy to support our clients, said Greg Betz, Senior Vice President, Data, Intelligence and Automation, NTT DATA Services.
  • In a recent study by NTT DATA , 79 percent of responding executives say they recognize the value of data but are hampered by data silos and poor leadership.

NTT Communications Honored in Two Categories by the Frost & Sullivan 2020 Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards Program

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 7:00am

NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the information and communications technology (ICT) solutions business within the NTT Group (TOKYO: 9432), announced today that it was recognized as the award recipient for 2020 Japan IoT Service Provider of the Year and 2020 Japan Data Center Service Provider of the Year by the Frost & Sullivan 2020 Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards program yesterday.

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  • NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the information and communications technology (ICT) solutions business within the NTT Group (TOKYO: 9432), announced today that it was recognized as the award recipient for 2020 Japan IoT Service Provider of the Year and 2020 Japan Data Center Service Provider of the Year by the Frost & Sullivan 2020 Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards program yesterday.
  • To identify best practices in respective industries each year, industry analysts compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews, analysis, and extensive secondary research.
  • NTT Com was named 2020 Japan IoT Service Provider of the Year for the second year in a row.
  • Combined with NTT Ltd., NTT Data, and NTT DOCOMO, we are NTT Group.

NTT Research and University of Notre Dame Collaborate to Explore Continuous-Time Analog Computing

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 1:07pm

The five-year agreement covers research to be undertaken by Dr. Zoltn Toroczkai, a professor of theoretical physics, on the limits of continuous-time analog computing.

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  • The five-year agreement covers research to be undertaken by Dr. Zoltn Toroczkai, a professor of theoretical physics, on the limits of continuous-time analog computing.
  • Were very excited to have the University of Notre Dame and Professor Toroczkai, a specialist in analog computing, join our growing consortium of researchers engaged in rethinking the limits and possibilities of computing, said NTT Research PHI Lab Director Yoshihisa Yamamoto.
  • This project with NTT Research is an exciting opportunity to engage in basic research that will bear upon the future of computing.
  • NTT Research is part of NTT, a global technology and business solutions provider with an annual R&D budget of $3.6 billion.

DOCOMO Launches Inbound 5G Roaming with AT&T

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 9:25am

TOKYO, Sept 14, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it has launched an inbound 5G roaming service to allow foreign operators and their customers visiting Japan to roam on DOCOMO's 5G network, effectively immediately, initially for customers of AT&T Mobility, DOCOMO's partner mobile operator in the United States.

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  • TOKYO, Sept 14, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it has launched an inbound 5G roaming service to allow foreign operators and their customers visiting Japan to roam on DOCOMO's 5G network, effectively immediately, initially for customers of AT&T Mobility, DOCOMO's partner mobile operator in the United States.
  • DOCOMO is the first mobile operator in Japan to offer an inbound 5G roaming service.
  • Going forward, DOCOMO plans to expand its inbound 5G roaming service with mobile operators around the globe.
  • NTT DOCOMO, Japan's leading mobile operator with over 79 million subscriptions, is one of the world's foremost contributors to 3G, 4G and 5G mobile network technologies.

OutSystems Announces Partner Award Winners: Everis, an NTT Data Company, Named Global Partner of the Year

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 - 1:00pm

OutSystems announced today, at its global Partner Days event, the winners of their Partner of the Year awards.

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  • OutSystems announced today, at its global Partner Days event, the winners of their Partner of the Year awards.
  • The growing ecosystem of OutSystems channel partners helps accelerate customers speed of success, pace of adoption, and time to value.
  • Globally, the OutSystems channel partner program has seen tremendous growth in the number of projects sourced by partners and partner technical certifications.
  • The top award, Global Partner of Year, went to Everis, an NTT Data company , recognizing the exceptional success Everis has had bringing the OutSystems platform into new geographies and industries.

NTT DATA Services Appoints New Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 3:45pm

As part of its ongoing commitment to support a sustainable culture of inclusion, NTT DATA Services has announced the appointment of Terri Hatcher as Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer.

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  • As part of its ongoing commitment to support a sustainable culture of inclusion, NTT DATA Services has announced the appointment of Terri Hatcher as Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer.
  • Ms. Hatcher will build on the success of her predecessor, Elizabeth Towson, who established the Office of Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) in 2018 and will continue leading Global Talent Acquisition for NTT DATA Services after this transition.
  • The leadership team and I are committed to being part of the solution, said Bob Pryor, CEO, NTT DATA Services.
  • NTT DATA Services is a digital business and IT services leader.

Fujitsu Concludes Share Transfer Agreement Concerning the Mobile Phone Retail Store Business

Monday, August 31, 2020 - 8:35am

TOKYO, Aug 31, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Limited today announced that it has agreed to transfer its shares in the new company which will succeed the mobile phone retail store business of Fujitsu Personal System Limited (FJP) to T-Gaia Corp., executing an agreement with T-Gaia to this end.

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  • TOKYO, Aug 31, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Limited today announced that it has agreed to transfer its shares in the new company which will succeed the mobile phone retail store business of Fujitsu Personal System Limited (FJP) to T-Gaia Corp., executing an agreement with T-Gaia to this end.
  • FJP will transfer its mobile sales business, including all shares of its subsidiary Fujitsu Personal Retail Service Co., Ltd., to a new subsidiary company (mobile sales company) of Fujitsu Limited (FJ) through a company split, and it will become a member of the T-Gaia Group by FJ's transferring all of its shares in the mobile sales company to T-Gaia.
  • The mobile sales company possesses a wealth of knowhow concerning the operation of NTT DOCOMO's docomo shops and operates more than 110 docomo Shops nationwide.
  • Going forward, the business base will be expanded, which includes the store network and sales capabilities of both companies.

NTT DATA Services to Acquire Acorio, the World’s Largest Pure-Play ServiceNow Consultancy

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 3:00pm

NTT DATA Services , a global digital business and IT services leader, has entered an agreement to acquire Acorio LLC, a ServiceNow Elite Partner, to expand its capacity to drive transformative business outcomes for clients.

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  • NTT DATA Services , a global digital business and IT services leader, has entered an agreement to acquire Acorio LLC, a ServiceNow Elite Partner, to expand its capacity to drive transformative business outcomes for clients.
  • With Acorio, NTT DATA will enhance the scale and scope of its ServiceNow strategy, architecture, application development, implementation and operations.
  • About Acorio An Elite ServiceNow partner, Acorio is the largest pure-play ServiceNow consultancy in the world.
  • NTT DATA Services is a digital business and IT services leader headquartered in Plano, Texas.

NTT Research Hosts UPGRADE 2020, Virtual Global Research Summit

Monday, August 24, 2020 - 1:07pm

NTT Research, Inc. , a division of NTT (TYO:9432), today announced plans to hold UPGRADE 2020 NTT Global Research Summit as a virtual event on September 28 - October 1.

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  • NTT Research, Inc. , a division of NTT (TYO:9432), today announced plans to hold UPGRADE 2020 NTT Global Research Summit as a virtual event on September 28 - October 1.
  • The subsequent three days will consist of breakout sessions featuring scientists from the three NTT Research Labs and various research partners.
  • Over the next three days of this virtual summit, attendees will hear from other members of the NTT Research team and university research scientists currently working in collaboration with NTT Research.
  • NTT Research is part of NTT, a global technology and business solutions provider with an annual R&D budget of $3.6 billion.

NTT employs practical innovations including real-time, data-driven insights to enhance INDYCAR digital fan engagement and streamline industry safety protocols for Indianapolis 500

Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 3:00pm

We're looking forward to building on the tradition of innovation within NTT as we work together to achieve our goals."

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  • We're looking forward to building on the tradition of innovation within NTT as we work together to achieve our goals."
  • NTT will focus on driving fan engagement through digital transformation with data and predictive analytics and a COVID-19 "Back to Work" solution for employees and race teams taking part in the event.
  • NTT DATA a part of NTT Group is a trusted global innovator of IT and business services headquartered in Tokyo.
  • We help clients transform through consulting, industry solutions, business process services, digital and IT modernization and managed services.