NTT, the world-leading global technology services provider, announces that Arkadin will today join 28 companies and brands from 70-plus countries and regions worldwide, rebranding as the Cloud Communications division of NTT, the global US $11 billion technology services company.
Also announced today is that the Cloud Communications division of NTT will be led by Mark Alexander, CEO Cloud Communications, NTT Limited. Alexander will report into Masaaki Moribayashi, Board Director Group Executive, IT Infrastructure Services, and will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of complete enterprise communication and smart collaboration solutions on behalf of NTT Ltd. and its clients.
When launched on 1 July 2019, NTT Ltd. brought together 40,000 people from brands including NTT Communications, Dimension Data and NTT Security into one company. It already partners with over 10,000 clients around the world, including leading organizations across financial services, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, energy & utilities, manufacturing, automotive and technology sectors. In becoming NTT, Arkadin will be able to offer its clients unparalleled access to skills and capabilities across many technologies. As well as being able to offer more in-depth industry solutions for clients, the division will benefit from NTT’s innovation centre in Japan as well as being able to make use of its full partnership network.
Masaaki Moribayashi, Board Director Group Executive, IT Infrastructure Services for NTT comments: “We’re delighted to see Arkadin rebrand as the Cloud Communications division of NTT today and know the team there will play a big part in our helping clients do great things, every day. I’m pleased to announce Mark Alexander as the manager for the division. He has been chosen to lead the Cloud Communications division of NTT based on his exceptional background, and I’m extremely confident about the future of our cloud communication services. We created NTT Ltd to become a technology services provider that can deliver solutions that meet any of our clients’ digital challenges worldwide and Mark will be crucial to that.”
Mark Alexander, CEO Cloud Communications, NTT Ltd. Adds: “It’s an honor to be leading the Cloud Communications division of NTT into this exciting new era. NTT is such a great, well-respected brand – and is doing amazing things for its clients and the wider society. We’re so happy to offer local clients access to the NTT brand, and its wealth and breadth of capabilities. Together as NTT, we’re going to do great things.”
The brands that will be combined over a phased period to form NTT Ltd. include; CAPSiDE, Communications Lifecycle Management (CLM), DPA, DTSI Group, Emerio, e-shelter, Euricom, e2y, Global IP Network (GIN), Gyron, Netmagic Solutions, NTT Communications Cloud Infrastructure Services (NTT Com CIS), NTT Communications Managed Services, NTT Global Networks, NTT Indonesia Nexcenter (NTTI Nexcenter), Oakton, RagingWire, Secure-24, SQL Services, Symmetry, Training Partners, Transatel, Viiew and WhiteHat Security.