NTT Europe Announces its OpSource-Powered Cloud Solution

July 14, 2010

LONDON, July 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ — NTT Europe
(http://www.eu.ntt.com/en/index.html), an ICT solution partner and
wholly-owned subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation
(http://www.ntt.com/index-e.html )(NTT Com), today announced that it is
leveraging OpSource’s cloud capabilities, the NTT Com Global IP Network and
NTT Com data centre infrastructure to offer an enterprise-grade, public cloud
solution to its customers in the European market. OpSource
(http://www.opsource.net/)is a leading company in cloud and managed hosting

NTT Europe’s OpSource Cloud is a public cloud offering powered by
OpSource. It provides enterprises the ability to rapidly build and deploy
their own cost-effective and scalable IT environment, easily managed via a
self-service portal from anywhere in the world. As an ICT solution partner
NTT Europe’s main focus is on providing customers with propositions that meet
all of their business needs from a global network infrastructure, application
management, systems integration and managed hosting to virtualization
solutions or content delivery.

NTT Europe’s OpSource Cloud offering is an extension of the company’s
suite of Cloud Computing and Virtualization Services based on the VMware
virtualization platform. Satisfying the immediate needs of a public cloud
offering for enterprise customers in Europe, this service offering
complements NTT Europe’s private cloud, known as Global Virtualization
Services. NTT Europe’s OpSource-powered Cloud is built to run
enterprise-class software as a service (SaaS) and web applications, and is
ideal for customers who are developing applications or seeking flexible
solutions to deploy computing power on demand.

“We are very excited to offer OpSource’s market-leading technology as the
new public cloud service to our customers, as this demonstrates our
commitment to providing them with a complete and highly competitive portfolio
of hosting options and solutions,” said Masaaki Moribayashi, Managing
Director of NTT Europe. “With NTT Europe, our customers can be assured we
have the products and services to meet their ICT solution needs and that we
are continuing to invest in the latest platforms and technologies to deliver
the quality and comprehensiveness they have come to rely on.”

“The OpSource Cloud combines the flexibility, availability and community
of the public cloud with the security, performance and control the enterprise
needs,” said Treb Ryan, CEO, OpSource. “By pairing OpSource Cloud’s
technology with NTT Europe’s secure data centre infrastructure, companies can
take advantage of a solution that is not only powerful and completely
reliable but scalable, removing any remaining barriers to enterprises
adopting cloud computing today. We are pleased to work with NTT Europe and
look forward to seeing what companies accomplish with its new Public Cloud.”

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About NTT Europe

NTT Europe is a wholly-owned subsidiary company of NTT Communications
which is the global data and IP services arm of the Fortune Global 500
telecom leader, Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corporation (NTT). NTT Europe is
responsible for business in the EMEA market and provides a world-class Tier-1
Internet backbone, secure closed networks, security, system integration,
network and application management, managed hosting and global content
delivery services with partner companies globally. For additional
information, please visit http://www.eu.ntt.com.

About NTT Communications Corporation, please visit

About OpSource

OpSource provides cloud and managed hosting solutions that enable
businesses of all sizes to accelerate growth and scale operations while
controlling costs and reducing IT infrastructure support risks. More than
four hundred Software-as-a-Service ISVs, cloud platform providers, carriers
and enterprises rely on OpSource’s expertise, experience and agility to
operate high-availability, business-critical hosting environments. Its
industry-leading Application Operations service goes beyond traditional
hosting by providing application management, change management, performance
management and application optimization. OpSource Cloud(TM) is the first
cloud to bring together the flexibility, availability and community of the
public cloud with the security, performance and control the enterprise
demands. Founded in 2002, OpSource is SAS 70 Type II, PCI DSS Level 1 and
European Safe Harbor certified and has operations in California, Virginia,
UK, Ireland, and India. For more information, please visit


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