The NTT Com Group manages risk across its customers' information and communication technology (ICT) environments based on its trusted consulting methodology, including upgrading and continuous monitoring. This methodology consists of analysis of governance, risk and compliance (GRC) in a corporate environment; evaluation based on 12 benchmarks, including asset management and compliance; comparison with average levels in the industry concerned to determine gaps; and goal setting; improvement planning; plan implementation; and continuous monitoring through secure operations.By incorporating the SIEM engine with its existing offerings, such as security risk consulting, security management systems, Managed Security Services and Mobile Device Management Services, NTT Com Group will use the platform to launch enhanced, total risk management services, including both comprehensive consultation and operation, for evaluation, improvement and monitoring of any type of security risk in customers' ICT environments. The NTT Com Group will continue to improve its total risk management services by expanding its lineup of security equipment and services for the new security service platform, including the upgrading of incident detection through correlation analysis and automatic risk-level evaluation, and the updating of databases. The technology will be launched as a new security service platform in Japan and the U.S. in March and later in other markets worldwide. NTT Com Group's Security Operation Centers, which are located in Japan, the U.S., Singapore, United Kingdom, Sweden and Norway, as well as a new location to be opened in Malaysia, will be reorganized as Global Risk Operation Centers to offer thorough security monitoring managed by highly skilled risk analysts. About NTT Communications CorporationNTT 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 leading global tier-1 IP network, Arcstar Universal One (TM) VPN network reaching over 150 countries, and over 140 secure data centers. NTT Communications' solutions leverage the global resources of NTT Group companies including Dimension Data, NTT DOCOMO and NTT DATA.