NTT Data, the service provider, has formed a business unit devoted to cloud services. It will be led by Marv Mouchawar as president and he will report directly to CEO John McCain.
Mouchawar and his team will be responsible for the overall strategy, portfolio, sales and delivery of services.
NTT Data Cloud Services is supposed to draw on the strengths and resources offered by NTT Data globally and in collaboration with the NTT Group of companies including NTT Communications, NTT DOCOMO and Dimension Data.
It will operate out of Silicon Valley.
The unit starts with 1,000 people already delivering related services to existing clients. Services include Cloud Advisory Services providing strategy and design for cloud transformation, Cloud Migration Services for both applications and infrastructure and Cloud Management Services providing seamless monitoring and management of legacy and cloud environments. The services embrace public, private and hybrid cloud solutions.