London― 26th of April 2017 ― IIJ Europe Limited today announced that it has launched “IIJ GIO EU Service Virtual Platform VW Series Utility Model” to its IIJ GIO EU Service line-ups from the 26th of April 2017.

The Virtualization Platform VW Series allows users to freely design and build operating systems and applications on VMware virtualization platforms. Customers will be able to quickly and flexibly build private cloud environments that incorporate their existing systems.

IIJ GIO EU Service Virtual Platform VW Series Utility Model will empower customers to start building their own virtual private datacentre from GBP 795 per month. Customers can start deployment from only a few virtual servers and scale up accordingly. The VW Series Utility Model is designed to reduce the initial cost impact associated with owning a virtual private datacentre and only pay for the monthly usage based on RAM and CPU usage deployed by the customer within the high capacity environment. This will help IT departments to control its budget whilst delivering important business applications through highly powerful and secure IIJ GIO Cloud platform.

IIJ Europe will continue its effort to reflect customer’s demand for providing a highly qualified cloud service.


About IIJ Europe:

IIJ Europe Limited, based in London and Dusseldorf was formerly Exlayer established in 2001 and is now a wholly owned subsidiary of IIJ. IIJ Europe utilises and embraces the latest Internet technologies to design, deliver and manage highly qualified and experienced IT solutions. The company also offers IIJ GIO EU Service, its flagship cloud computing service to European enterprises and global Internet backbone service. For more information about the company, visit the IIJ Europe Web site at http://www.iijeurope.com/.

About IIJ:

Founded in 1992, Internet Initiative Japan Inc. (IIJ, NASDAQ: IIJI, Tokyo Stock Exchange TSE1: 3774) is one of Japan’s leading Internet-access and comprehensive network solutions providers. IIJ and its group companies provide total network solutions that mainly cater to high-end corporate customers. IIJ’s services include high-quality systems integration, cloud computing/data centre services, security services, and Internet access. Moreover, IIJ has built one of the largest Internet backbone networks in Japan that is connected the United States, the United Kingdom and Asia. IIJ was listed on NASDAQ in 1999 and on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange in 2006. For more information about IIJ, visit the IIJ Web site at http://www.iij.ad.jp/en/.

The statements within this release contain forward-looking statements about our future plans that involve risk and uncertainty. These statements may differ materially from actual future events or results. Readers

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For inquiries, contact:

IIJ Corporate Communications

Tel: +81-3-5205-6310 E-mail: press@iij.ad.jp

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IIJ Europe Limited

80 Cheapside, London, EC2V 6EE, U.K.

Tel: 02070 722700 Email: marketing-uk@eu.iij.com

URL: http://www.iijeurope.com/