In 2014 the company revealed that its 100G interconnection service had achieved the world's first long-distance transmission of 8K ultra-HD uncompressed video. Additionally, during the FIFA World Cup in Brazil, the Global IP Network facilitated a low-latency connection between Tokyo Broadcasting System Television, Inc. (TBS), and the Japanese national team's training camp in Brazil, some 20,000 km away.NTT Com has gained industry recognition for its Tier-1 Global IP Network and transit wholesale offerings around the world. The company was named Best Global Wholesale Carrier (data) and Best North American Wholesale Carrier at the Global Carrier Awards 2014. NTT Com continues to rank as one of the leading global wholesale IP providers in the latest Dyn (formerly Renesys) Global Wholesale Rankings for the third year running. Its IP backbone covers North and South America, Asia, Europe and Oceania, and provides the best possible environment for data and video transport through a single autonomous system number (AS 2914). NTT Com is a Prime Sponsor of ITW 2015. For more information about the company's activities at this event, please click here. About NTT Communications 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 leading global tier-1 IP network, Arcstar Universal One™ VPN network reaching 196 countries/regions, and 130 secure data centers. NTT Communications' solutions leverage the global resources of NTT Group companies including Dimension Data, NTT DOCOMO and NTT DATA. For more information and updates: www.ntt.com | Twitter@NTT Com| Facebook@NTT Communications | LinkedIn@NTT Communications. In the US and the Americas: www.us.ntt.net | Twitter@NTT_America | Facebook@NTT America | LinkedIn@NTT America. In Europe, Middle East and Africa: www.eu.ntt.com | Twitter@NTT Europe.