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NVIDIA Strengthens Its APAC Hub with NTT Communications' Data Centre and ICT Solutions in Hong Kong
|By Business Wire
|August 4, 2014 02:00 AM EDT
the world leader in visual computing technologies and the inventor of
the Graphics Processing Unit (GPU), renewed its data centre partnership
Communications, leveraging the ICT solutions company’s Hong Kong
data centre facilities as NVIDIA’s data hub across the region. NVIDIA
has also selected NTT Communications’ Arcstar
Global Leased Line Service to extend its business connectivity
throughout the Asia Pacific region.
The extended service provides NVIDIA with high speed point-to-point
Ethernet leased line with up to 10Gbs capability, which is delivered
over an automatic re-routable cable network. This offers its regional
hub in Hong Kong dedicated, secure and reliable connectivity with its
offices in Asia Pacific and across the globe.
Tony Chang, NVIDIA APAC IT Infrastructure Manager said, “We have always
had a longstanding relationship with NTT Communications that has grown
over the last six years. Its high quality data centre has been
instrumental in helping us house our data assets, while providing
reliable support for business continuity across the region. In
particular, we value the role the Professional Services team has played
in guiding us through the relocation and migration of IT equipment.
Under the Nexcenter™
global data centre brand, NTT Communications in Hong Kong provides
NVIDIA with dedicated facility equipped with high-power and cooling
capabilities, as well as fully-redundant infrastructure that is capable
to minimize possible outage. This provides NVIDIA with a high level of
uptime to support its IT equipment, ensuring business operations are
available across the Asia Pacific region.
Chang stated, “Business continuity is critical for our company. The
proven quality of NTT Communications’ ICT services, together with its
total data centre solution for our mission critical application and
flexible service offerings have been the key reasons for our selection.
We are happy to extend our partnership with NTT Communications Arcstar
Global Leased Line Service, a clear testament to our faith in the ICT
NVIDIA will leverage NTT Communications’ Global Leased Line to help
boost its business communications, enabling reliable service when
connecting to its offices in other regions. The secure private network
is also backed by Asia
Submarine-cable Express (ASE)1 and PC-12 for
an ultra-low latency path to the rest of the world.
Wong, Executive Vice President, Sales Division, NTT Com Asia added,
“We are fully committed to providing our clients with integrated and
fully-tailored solutions towards growing their business. NVIDIA’s
decision to implement our international Ethernet leased line service in
addition to our data centre services speaks volumes of their trust in us
as a global ICT solutions provider. NVIDIA is a thorough customer and we
look forward to supporting the company in its future growth.”
1 Asia Submarine-cable Express: A high capacity submarine
cable system connecting key financial hubs in Asia.
PC-1: A high capacity, low latency submarine cable system running
between Japan and the U.S.
About NTT Communications
NTT Communications provides consultancy, architecture, security and
cloud services to optimise 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 196
countries/regions, and over 150 secure data centers NTT Communications’
solutions leverage the global resources of NTT Group companies including
Dimension Data, NTT DOCOMO and NTT DATA.
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About NTT Com Asia
NTT Com Asia is NTT Communications’ East Asia headquarters covering Hong
Kong, Macao, Taiwan and Korea. The company provides enterprise-class
network, data centre, cloud, hosting, e-Commerce solutions, and managed
services, and operates its’ wholly owned subsidiary HKNet in Hong Kong.
Please visit www.ntt.com.hk
for further information.
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