NTT Communications Positioned as a “Leader” in Gartner 2015 Report: "Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, Asia/Pacific"


MUMBAI, November 23, 2015 - NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the information and communications technology (ICT) solutions business within NTT (NYSE: NTT) Group, announced today it has been positioned in the Leaders quadrant of the "Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, Asia/Pacific" report*1 published by Gartner in November 2015, based on its ability to execute and completeness of vision.

Gartner defines cloud-enabled managed hosting (CEMH) as standardized, productized hosting offerings that combine a cloud-enabled system infrastructure platform, comprising compute, network and storage hardware with cloud management platform software to facilitate self-service and rapid provisioning with managed services. According to Gartner, “an increasing number of enterprises are adopting CEMHs, due to easier availability of services.”

"It is indeed a proud moment for NTT Com to be named as a leader in the Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, Asia Pacific. We believe this recognition reinforces NTT Com's Global Cloud Vision and the commitment to provide seamless IT Infrastructure services across diverse deployment models. It is also heartening for Netmagic to have participated in the overall evaluation process and thereby contributing to the overall leader rating of NTT Com." said Sharad Sanghi, MD & CEO, Netmagic.

Netmagic offers a comprehensive range of cloud enabled services from cloud computing solutions for servers, networks, storage and applications to strategic cloud deployments for disaster recovery. Netmagic’s cloud platform is built on enterprise grade technology that is affordable and easy to deploy within an enterprise. In addition, the company offers a wide range of Datacenter Services, from Colocation, Managed Dedicated Hosting, Pre-provisioned servers to Application Hosting and CDN services. Each of these services are supported by a deep Managed Services expertise that includes Managed Security and Global RIM solutions.

The Gartner Magic Quadrant is a globally recognized evaluation of service providers and this Magic Quadrant will enable organisations select the right service provider that could support their business and technology, given the nature of business and local relevance. The “Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, Asia/Pacific “report may be viewed at https://www.gartner.com/technology/media-products/reprints/ntt_com/273077.html

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About the Magic Quadrant

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*1 Gartner, " Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, Asia/Pacific" by To Chee Eng, Kenshi Tazaki, Vincent Fu, Arup Roy 11 November 2015

About Netmagic Solutions (An NTT Communications Company)

Netmagic, an NTT Communications company, is India’s leading Managed Hosting and Cloud service provider, with 9 carrier-neutral, state-of-the-art data centers and serving more than 2000 enterprises globally. Headquartered in Mumbai, Netmagic also delivers Remote Infrastructure Management (RIM) services to various Enterprise customers globally including NTT Communication’s customers across Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific region. The Company was the first in India to launch services – Cloud Computing, Managed Security, Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) and Software-Defined Storage. Netmagic has been recognized with 6 awards at the CIO Choice Award 2016 and Frost & Sullivan India ICT Award 2016. To learn more, visit us at: www.netmagicsolutions.com.

About NTT Communications Corporation
NTT Communications provides consultancy, architecture, security and cloud services to optimize the information and communications technology (ICT) environments of enterprises. These offerings are backed by the company’s worldwide infrastructure, including the leading global tier-1 IP network, the Arcstar Universal One™ VPN network reaching 196 countries/regions, and 140 secure data centers worldwide. NTT Communications’ solutions leverage the global resources of NTT Group companies including Dimension Data, NTT DOCOMO and NTT DATA.

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For further information please contact

Anupam Singh
Netmagic Solutions
anupam.singh@netmagicsolutions.com