July 31, 2006
Enhancement of Total ICT Solution Services in Asia-Pacific Region
NTT Singapore Pte. Ltd. (NTT Singapore, HQ: Singapore) will enhance its Global Services for Multi-National Corporations (MNCs) in Asia-Pacific Region (APAC) in order to quickly respond to their demands through its reliable global network and the excellent total solution for their Information and Communication Technology (ICT) (*1) systems due to the rapid growth and transformation of their global business activities in APAC.
The demands of outsourcing its APAC regional ICT systems are increasing especially in Singapore. As a Regional Headquarter (RHQ) of APAC, NTT Singapore will take the leading part among APAC subsidiaries (*2) in providing the Total ICT Solution Services to MNCs, in order to enable MNCs to establish more efficient global ICT systems. NTT Singapore will provide a package of the Total ICT Solution Services such as the IT Management Service (ITMS), which manages customers' servers and other ICT systems collectively. In addition, the company will respond to customer's needs to monitor the decentralized ICT systems in the region collectively by consolidating all the servers to NTT Singapore's Data Center.
Due to the growing demands of corporate globalization and the total ICT management, NTT Communications (NTT Com) has appointed NTT Singapore to start providing "Arcstar Global Network Services" (Arcstar Services) to MNCs commencing from August 1st, 2006. StarHub, which has been distributing Arcstar Services since 2000, will continue its involvement with NTT Singapore by being appointed the preferred reseller of these services in Singapore. StarHub will also be NTT Singapore's preferred supplier of info-communication products and services.
NTT Singapore will be the provider of Arcstar Services in Singapore to strengthen the company's advantage in APAC. NTT Singapore will continue providing wide range of services including the existing main services such as System Integration and Data Center services, with a capability of end-to-end one-stop services globally.
*1 For more information about ICT, please visit:
*2 NTT Com APAC subsidiaries are;
Singapore: NTT Singapore Pte. Ltd. (RHQ)
Malaysia: NTT MSC SDN BHD
Thailand: NTT Communications (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Vietnam: NTT Communications (Vietnam) Limited.
Indonesia: P.T.NTT Indonesia
Australia: NTT AUSTRALIA PTY.LTD.
For more information about NTT Com overseas subsidiaries, please visit:
About NTT Singapore Pte. Ltd.
NTT Singapore (CEO: Tetsuro Mikami) is a wholly owned subsidiary of NTT Communications, operating in Singapore as a Regional Headquarter (RHQ). NTT Singapore offers a full range of IP related solutions - MPLS based IP-VPN, VoIP, ISP & Data Center services (Colocation, Hosting, Advanced Managed Services) and System Integration service with full maintenance support to achieve the vision of a true Global Total ICT Solution provider. With the advance technology and rich know-how of NTT Group, NTT Singapore is set to take on the role of the Asian Pacific hub, using its strategic geographical position to promote itself as a One-Stop-Shop to facilitate our extensive service provisioning in the APAC region. For more information, please visit http://www.ntt.com.sg.
About NTT Com
NTT Communications is a subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) Corporation (NYSE: NTT) - one of the world's largest telecommunications companies. NTT Com provides high-quality, technologically advanced network management, security and solution services to consumers, corporations and governments on a global basis, with a special focus on the Asia-Pacific region. Its world-class backbone network, combined with the networks of partner companies around the world, offers access to more than 200 countries. NTT Com Group has more than 30 companies in the Asia-Pacific region, Europe and the Americas. The company has garnered several awards for its leading edge technologies, outstanding performance and customer service, including "World Communication Awards Best Customer Care - 2005." For more information, please visit http://www.ntt.com.
About StarHub Ltd
StarHub is Singapore's second largest info-communication company and the sole operator delivering a full range of information, communications and entertainment services over fixed, cable, mobile and Internet platforms. StarHub operates a 3G mobile network in addition to its GSM network and is the exclusive provider of i-mode mobile Internet service over its 2.5G and 3G networks. StarHub also operates its own nation-wide HFC network that delivers multi-channel cable TV services (including Digital Cable), voice and Internet access for both consumer and corporate markets. StarHub is listed on the SGX-ST.
Driven by a passion for listening and providing what customers want, StarHub endeavours to bring affordable and premium quality services with innovative and useful features to all its customers. StarHub raises the level of competition in Singapore, challenging others as well as itself, to constantly introduce new world-class services at competitive prices. This unwavering commitment will further strengthen Singapore's position as a leading info-communication hub in the region. For more information, please visit www.starhub.com.