View All News

@NetHome Implements Avaya's IP Telephony

10-15-2003
  • Reliability, Scalability and TCO Reduction are the key

Avaya Japan Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as Avaya Japan,headquartered in Minato-ku, Tokyo, president Masayasu Uno), asubsidiary of Avaya Inc., a leading global provider ofcommunications networks and services for businesses, has announcedthat @NetHome (headquartered in Meguro-ku, Tokyo, presidentSadahiko Hirose), a leading provider of broadband Internetservices, implemented Avaya's IP telephony solution for its networkinfrastructure.

Avaya Japan Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as Avaya Japan,headquartered in Minato-ku, Tokyo, president Masayasu Uno), asubsidiary of Avaya Inc., a leading global provider ofcommunications networks and services for businesses, has announcedthat @NetHome (headquartered in Meguro-ku, Tokyo, presidentSadahiko Hirose), a leading provider of broadband Internetservices, implemented Avaya's IP telephony solution for its networkinfrastructure.

Through its BusinessPartner, Sanki Engineering (headquartered inChiyoda-ku, Tokyo, president Taku Kiyomitsu), Avaya Japan deliveredits flagship IP Telephony software Avaya Communication Managerrunning on Avaya S8700 Media Servers with a redundantconfiguration, SCC1 gateways to connect public networks, and Avaya4620 IP Telephones. @NetHome has built an IP telephony network forabout 280 employees in three sites with broadband Ethernet.

"Comparing with other vendors' solutions, we chose an Avayasolution because it provides excellent reliability and scalabilityand helps us to lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) from the simplemanagement," said Kazuhiro Nakayama, senior engineer of InternalComputer System at @NetHome. "After implementing IP telephony, wecan assign telephones for department relocations and project teamsmore quickly and flexibly."

About @NetHome
@NetHome was established as an Internet service provider (ISP) inAugust 1999 to provide the high-speed broadband services for cabletelevision stations across the country. The businesses of @NetHomecover the connection with the domestic major IX, buildinghigh-speed backbone network and network operation at home andoverseas, and @NetHome delivers private Internet content forhigh-speed broadband. The main shareholders of @NetHome are JupiterTelecommunications Co., Ltd. and Sumitomo Corporation. @NetHome, asof July 2003, provides the services to 119 cable TV stations. Formore information visit the @NetHome Web site: http://www.jp.home.com

About Avaya
Avaya Inc. designs, builds and manages communications networks formore than 1 million businesses worldwide, including 90 percent ofthe FORTUNE 500®. Focused on businesses large to small, Avaya is aworld leader in secure and reliable Internet Protocol (IP)telephony systems and communications software applications andservices.

Driving the convergence of voice and data communications withbusiness applications — and distinguished by comprehensiveworldwide services — Avaya helps customers leverage existing andnew networks to achieve superior business results. For moreinformation visit the Avaya Web site: http://www.avaya.com

Categories: Press Releases
View All News