September 16, 2008
NTT America Sponsors and Speaks at Realizing IPv6 Conference in Washington, D.C
When: Thursday, September 18, 2008What: NTT America, a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com) and a global IP network services provider, today announced NTT America's Director of Product Engineering, Cody Christman, will speak on IPv6 at the Digital Government Institute's second annual IPv6 conference and exhibition, Realizing IPv6: Enabling Next Generation Government Solutions. During the exhibit hours, from 7:30 a.m. EDT until 1:30 p.m. EDT, NTT America will demonstrate how mobility works in an IPv6 network. IPv6 is a major benefit to the growth and security of the mobile Internet, allowing many more devices to come online, stay online and connect efficiently and securely. In addition to Mr. Christman's speaking engagement and the IPv6 mobile network demonstration, NTT America will participate as a sponsor of the conference.
Who: Cody Christman, Director of Product Engineering, Global IP Network, NTT America, will deliver the presentation, "Transition to IPv6: Take a Competitive Leap Forward - Lessons Learned for Government from Commercial IPv6 Implementations," at 11:00 a.m. EDT until 11:30 a.m. EDT. This presentation will share what it takes to be successful in enhancing an existing network infrastructure to support both IPv6 and IPv4, and how to leverage the benefits IPv6 brings to the network. Mr. Christman will address commercial industry lessons learned and best practices for the government transition to IPv6 and beyond, including real world experiences in IPv6 transition and implementation; experience in supporting both IPv4 and IPv6; what it takes to successfully implement IPv6; real world security issues; and a review of best practices from NTT America, operator of one of the world's largest commercial IPv6 networks.
Why: This second annual interactive conference and exhibition will identify and break down real operational issues and explore the solutions powered by the next generation Internet. Attendees will discuss best practices, case studies, lessons learned, and technology applications for successful IPv6 implementations and programs. The conference faculty includes both government and industry IPv6 leaders and practitioners. This conference is free for government professionals.
Where: Polaris Room, Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, D.C. 20004
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About NTT America
NTT America is North America's natural gateway to the Asia-Pacific region, with strong capabilities in the U.S. market. NTT America is the U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation, the global data and IP services arm of the Fortune Global 500 telecom leader: Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corporation (NTT). NTT America provides world-class Enterprise Hosting, managed network, and IP networking services for enterprise customers and service providers worldwide. For additional information on NTT America, visit us on the Web at www.nttamerica.com.
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About NTT Communications Corporation
NTT Com delivers high-quality voice, data and IP services to customers around the world. The company is renowned for its diverse information and communication services, expertise in managed networks, hosting and IP networking services, and industry leadership in IPv6 transit technology. The company's extensive global infrastructure includes Arcstar(TM) private networks and a Tier 1 IP backbone (connected with major ISPs worldwide), both reaching more than 150 countries, as well as secure data centers in Asia, North America and Europe. NTT Com is the wholly owned subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, one of the world's largest telecoms with listings on the Tokyo, London and New York stock exchanges. Please visit www.ntt.com.
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