Establishment of TELEHOUSE HANOI under the joint venture corporation TELEHOUSE VIETNAM
Update 17/12/2009

FPT Information Systems (FPT IS), leading provider of ICT solution around the world KDDI Corporation and information communications service developer ITX Corporation have established a joint venture corporation, and have entered into agreement to jointly develop data center business, and have concluded a shareholders agreement. The joint venture corporation TELEHOUSE VIETNAM will establish TELEHOUSE HANOI, a data center meeting international standards in Hanoi, which will commence services from March 2010. With the launch of this joint venture TELEHOUSE Data Centers of the Global KDDI Group will operate 16 sites in 9 regions and 10 cities.

The joint venture corporation shall provide world-class data-center services, facilities and operations under the brand name of "TELEHOUSE". The services provided includes server co-location, managed services, internet connection services and other offerings tailored to specific needs, enabling customers to streamline operations and reduce IT costs. 

With the expanding business of MNCs in Vietnam, the need for local back-up facilities to retain business continuity is raising sharply. There has been a rapidly increasing demand for information communications infrastructure configuration and operations support cored on highly reliable data centers among many corporations. Therefore, TELEHOUSE HANOI, with TELEHOUSE standards of global quality, which cover a wide range of conditions including facilities, operation, security and quality management, shall meet the above customers’ requirements. For systems that incorporate data centers as one element, KDDI and FPT IS will collaborate with TELEHOUSE VIETNAM to offer comprehensive planning, design, maintenance and consultation covering total system integration and solutions.

More specific information about the Data center (DC)
 
This data center will be equipped with stable facilities that are responsive to current day high power consumption requirements. Additionally, the site is fully equipped with power fed by loop-fed power from the transformer, uninterruptible power supply (UPS) and backup generators to respond to power outages and faults. The site will also be equipped with trouble preventing facilities such as VESDA. Security guards making the rounds on a 24 hour basis, and the adoption of thorough security measures such as access management through biometric authentication equipment ensure the highest level of security. We offer high quality data center service through the accumulated technical and operational know-how of the global KDDI Group’s data center “TELEHOUSE.” 
 


About FPT IS

FPT IS is a subsidiary of FPT Corporation. FPT IS is the leading SI, software and I.T. services provider in the region. FPT IS operates with an approximation of 2000 well-educated staff with in-depth knowledge in system integration, software solution and ERP consulting services serving in the fields of finance, banking, telecommunication, enterprise management, governmental bodies, national security and defense, education, and healthcare belong. For more information, please visit www.fis.com.vn

About KDDI

KDDI is a Global Fortune 500 company and leading provider of international telecommunications and collocation facilities around the world. KDDI provides extremely high-quality network solutions to clients with telecommunication needs throughout the wider Asia-Pacific region, where it is particularly strong. KDDI is a pioneer and innovator in the Ethernet world, being the first telecom provider to provide switched Ethernet services between Asia and the United States. KDDI is also a leading provider in international data center facilities and value-added services colocation provider through its group company, TELEHOUSE, in the United States, Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit www.kddi.com/english/

About ITX

ITX Corporation is deploying various telecommunications and service & solutions business, and focus on the area of medical information services business field, as strategic business as well. ITX assumes a vital function in Olympus Group as an engine to generate new business, and is creating new high value-added services as a market accelerator.

For more information, please visit www.itx-corp.co.jp/eng/