NTT recognized as a Leader by IDC in Asia/Pacific Cloud Security Services 2021

Date : 16-Jun-2021
Location: Malaysia


NTT Ltd., a world-leading global technology services provider. 

Key Takeaways:

  • NTT has been recognized as a Leader in the IDC Marketscape: Asia/Pacific Cloud Security Services 2021 Vendor Assessment (doc # AP47097721, June 2021).
  • The report reflects positively on the technical expertise, knowledge, and capabilities of NTT's cloud and security professionals, along with its well-developed client experience strategy.
  • The report, which evaluated NTT along with 13 CSS providers, noted that NTT's cloud security services strategy is client-centric and revolves around supporting their digital transformation journey. It is also globally aligned and reflective of macro market drivers, where the tight integration of security with other practices within the wider NTT group is a deliberate approach to help clients achieve their secure by design ambitions.

Global Threat Intelligence Center
NTT Global Threat Intelligence Center
Photo by Tim van der Kuip on Unsplash


  • To help clients streamline and simplify the daunting process of selecting and managing technology, NTT continually assesses, consults, selects, and pre-integrates a partner technology into its managed security services platform.
  • NTT's Managed Security service practice, offering cloud-focused services and a slew of NTT’s proprietary tools, such as the Cyber Threat Sensor, which assists clients in detecting potential threats in their cloud environments and web application.


  • Kazu Yozawa, CEO Security, NTT Ltd.,said,the biggest barrier in adoption of hybrid cloud today is managing data security in such complex environments,and that is where NTT has the expertise.


  • NTT is currently one of the largest technology service providers worldwide and one of the largest security service providers in Asia/Pacific.
  • NTT capabilities include a global network of Security Operations Centers and Global Threat Intelligence Center with direct presence in 17 countries in Asia/Pacific where its cloud security operations in the region are supported by around 1,000 cloud professionals who work closely with 800 security professionals.
  • To deal with the evolving landscape of cybersecurity,NTT leverages AI and ML that power enhanced levels of automation.
  • During the onset of the current pandemic, NTT even provided incident response remediation services at no cost to clients in the healthcare sector.
  • On 26-Apr-2021,NTT announces that its fifth data center at Cyberjaya Campus, Cyberjaya 5 (CBJ5), has received its UPTIME Tier III certificates in addition to the TIA-942 Rated-3 certification by EPI, the only ANSI/TIA-942 CAB (Conformity Assessment Body) authorised under the official TIA-942 Accreditation Scheme.
    • The achievement was celebrated with a special ceremony officiated by Oka Hiroshi, Ambassador of Japan to Malaysia and Zulkarnain Mohd Yasin, Chief Regulatory Officer, Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC). 
NTT CBJ5 Launch on 26-Apr-2021
(L-R) Kobayashi Masakazu, Deputy CEO of NTT Ltd. Malaysia; CK Sim, Head of Infra Sales at NTT Ltd. Malaysia; Oka Hirosi, Ambassador of Japan; Zulkarnain Mohd Yasin, Chief Regulatory Officer, Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC); Henrick Choo, CEO of NTT Ltd. Malaysia; and Ho Yee Chung, Vice President, ICTI,  Strategy & Data Center Malaysia – posing in front of CBJ5, the latest addition to NTT’s growing data centers in Malaysia.