October 1, 2008

NTT America Launches New Network Point of Presence in Dallas, Texas

NTT America, a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation, today announced the launch of its newest U.S. network Point of Presence (PoP), in Dallas, Texas. This recent addition, which was made available on September 15, 2008, further supports NTT Communications' growing global network coverage offering.

The Dallas PoP will support Arcstar(TM) Managed Bandwidth and MPLS-based Internet Protocol Virtual Private Network (IP-VPN) services, the Company's flagship managed network services for global enterprise customers. Extending NTT America's dedicated network infrastructure to Dallas will enable NTT Communications to offer an increasing range of highly reliable and cost-effective services to companies operating in the South-Central U.S.

"This new investment demonstrates NTT Communications' commitment to the U.S. telecommunications market," said Yoshimasa Hashimoto, Vice President, Arcstar Business Unit, NTT America. "By placing our own network node in the high-growth Texas region, we enhance our ability to support both U.S. companies expanding to Asia-Pacific as well as international firms operating in the U.S. market."

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.

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.