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NTT Exhibits at MWC19 in Barcelona, the World’s Largest Mobile-Related Trade Show

January 29, 2019

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 29, 2019--Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (TOKYO: 9432) (“NTT”), NTT DOCOMO, INC. (TOKYO: 9437) (“DOCOMO”) and other NTT subsidiaries and affiliated companies will be exhibiting together at MWC19 in Barcelona, Spain, from Monday, February 25 to Thursday, February 28, 2019.

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At the exhibition booth 3D31 in Hall 3, NTT will introduce representative and forward-looking examples of the digital transformation using AI and IoT and which the NTT Group is deploying globally (examples from various industry fields in preparation for a smarter world). Through its exhibits, including a 5G Cyber Jam Session, NTT will showcase the advantages of 5G, such as high data rates/high capacity, low latency, and massive connection density, which NTT plans to make commercially available in Japan in 2020.

Overview of Major Exhibits at the NTT booth

1) Solutions to Achieve a Smart World

Smart City: Public Safety Public safety solution for Las Vegas: a real-time people tracking system jointly developed with PanasonicSmart Mobility Demonstration of technology offering optimal guidance by recognizing and predicting the cross-sectional flow of people and transportation at major events, and an image of MaaS (Mobility as a Service) that provides optimal operation by combining multiple transportation systems using such technology Smart Airport: Forward-thinking examples of hand baggage inspections using AI and border controls using facial recognition technology Smart Agriculture: Initiatives aiming at efficient and sustainable plant factories. They implement machine learning based on experienced farmers’ know-how Smart Factory: Technology enabling long-distance transmissions while maintaining quality applied to advanced laser processing by harmonizing NTT’s photonic crystal optical fiber technology and Mitsubishi Heavy Industry’s high-power laser processing technology as well as additional smart technologies for factories, thereby reducing downtime

2) 5G Exhibits

5G Cyber Jam Session Real-time performance by virtual, on-stage, and distant band members Mobile SCOT (Smart Cyber Operating Theater) Realized by 5G Innovative solution to enable advanced medical treatment in diverse environments Diorama Stadium AR sports viewing platform based on cloud computing Smart Construction Powered by 5G & IoT 5G-enabled remote machinery operation and IoT-based site management to realize a safer, more productive worksite DOCOMO 5G 5G initiatives, technologies and devices

3) Other

Demonstration of the concept of LASOLV, a new computer solving intractable problems by using the properties of light Demonstration of a concept to achieve a world in which people are capable of natural interaction with the environment Demonstration of a new sports spectator experience using surround video synthesis transmission technology, which synthesizes and synchronizes transmission of multiple 4K images in real time Introduction and demonstration of NTT Group’s global coverage

Further details will be provided on a dedicated website:

NTT Group MWC19 Barcelona website: http://www.ntt.co.jp/activity/mwc/en/

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CONTACT: For Further Information, please contact:

PR Office

Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation

Email:ntt-cnr-ml@hco.ntt.co.jp

KEYWORD: EUROPE ASIA PACIFIC SPAIN JAPAN

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY INTERNET NETWORKS TELECOMMUNICATIONS OTHER TECHNOLOGY MOBILE/WIRELESS

SOURCE: NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION

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