AT&T Selected by Working Solutions to Keep Remote Agents Connected
- "With calls and e-mail coming in around the clock, our operations never
stop. So we consider AT&T's efforts to maximize network redundancy and
resiliency essential," said Tim Houlne, CEO of Working Solutions. "At
the end of the day, the value we deliver is increased customer satisfaction and
loyalty, both of which require consistent, reliable network service."
BAX Global Expands Services Contract with AT&T
- "We have been pleased with the solutions that AT&T has provided us
in the past and felt confident that they would continue to provide superior
service when we were ready to connect our remaining North American
offices," said Bill Sawtell, BAX's vice president, IT Infrastructure and
Service Delivery. "We are especially satisfied with AT&T's ability to
offer a combination of MPLS and IPT, which will allow us to plan and prepare
for disaster recovery and business continuity across our 130 locations in the
U.S. and Canada. Our ability to operate under any circumstances will provide
our customers with the peace of mind that their shipments will be tracked and
delivered safely, especially in extreme conditions
AT&T and DIRECTV Extend Decade long Business Relationship
- "DIRECTV relies on AT&T to connect our vast call center network,
ensuring that DIRECTV's more than 15 million customers have easy access to
customer service representatives on a 24/7 basis," said Mike Benson,
executive vice president and chief information officer, DIRECTV, Inc. "The
services that AT&T provides for DIRECTV enable us to better control costs
while gaining the flexibility that we need in order to support our top-rated
customer service operations."
Molson Coors Brewing Company (MCBC) And AT&T Extend Relationship
- AT&T has extended its relationship with Molson Coors Brewing
Company.The five-year contract provides MCBC with a global Virtual Private
Network (VPN) to connect 50 corporate sites in North America and Europe.
AT&T will also provide a centralized security complex that allows MCBC to
increase its security profiles, enables real-time reporting, and minimizes risk
associated with internal and external breaches of policy and security.
Virgin Megastores Selects AT&T For Network Services
- "Virgin recently overhauled its entire corporate infrastructure, which
enabled us to streamline our network and provide an elevated consumer
experience at a savings of nearly $700,000 annually," said Robert Fort, IT
director of Virgin Entertainment Group, North America. "AT&T's VPN
network with MPLS technology is completely installed in all of our locations,
allowing us to utilize the network to its fullest potential. We are now
beginning to realize the financial and business advantages that Virgin hoped
for at the beginning of this project
Matsushita Selects AT&T Global VPN Network for SWIFTNet Connection
- "It is a great honor that Matsushita Electric Industrial, one of the
world's leading companies, is using AT&T services," said Norihiko
Minato, president of AT&T Japan. "AT&T is a global network service
provider, and we hope that the company contributes to the efficient operations
of Matsushita group companies worldwide."
Autoliv, A World-Leading Provider Of Automotive Security, Chooses AT&T To
Connect In Latin America
- "Autoliv is a vibrant company whose aim is to preserve lives through
the use of the most advanced safety technology in the world." said Silvio
Sampaio, IT Manager of Autoliv do Brasil Ltda, "In order to provide our
high-quality safety systems, just in time, to almost every auto manufacturer in
the world, we needed more than a telecom supplier; we needed a networking
partner that would help us make our objective — to create an ultra-available,
secure, flexible, cost efficient network — a reality. That partner is
Cummins Selects AT&T For Global Data Center Services
- "AT&T has always had a strong relationship with Cummins, and we
felt that it had a superior data center solution with the added benefit of
being on the AT&T global network," said Bruce Smith, Director of
Computing Services for Cummins. "AT&T has been managing networks and
collocation facilities longer than any other provider, and this experience
factored into our choice," he added.
C&A Industries Selects AT&T for Expanded Communications
- "As a staffing company, C&A relies heavily on person-to-person
communication, so our communications network must be robust enough to keep up
with our needs and meet our high standards," said Tim Trusler, chief
information officer, C&A Industries. "AT&T possesses the experience
as well as the flexibility to equip us with a solution that will support our
AT&T Inc. Announces Three-Year Contract with California Advanced Imaging
Medical Associates (CAIMA)
- "Speed and accuracy are imperative to providing superior patient care
in the medical field, so we needed a solution capable of supporting fast and
reliable data transfer," said Peter Osuna, director of IT, California
Advanced Imaging Medical Associates. "The solution delivered by AT&T
will support increased bandwidth, which is required for the quick transfer of
MRI, CT and other patient scans, and guaranteed data arrival over the secure
network, which enables our radiologists to offer enhanced patient
AT&T Extends and Expands Contract with K/P Corporation
- "K/P's mission of delivering seamless marketing solutions to our
customers in a cost-efficient and measurable manner will be greatly enhanced by
AT&T's solution," said Steve Thornton, K/P Corporation's chief
information officer. "We are confident that AT&T's suite of data and
networking services will help us deliver greater efficiency and performance to
AT&T Provides New MPLS Network for Boeing
- Under a three-year, multimillion-dollar contract, AT&T helped link 91
Boeing sites in North America and the United Kingdom by providing a new Virtual
Private Network (VPN) to transport Boeing's data traffic. The effort stems from
Boeing's companywide initiative to increase efficiencies and reduce costs. With
AT&T, Boeing has consolidated its data centers and redesigned its WAN (Wide
Area Network) to accommodate the increase in customer-generated traffic on the
Keane, Inc. Extends Networking Contract with AT&T to Four Sites in
- "The extension of AT&T's IP-ATM and Frame Relay to our sites in
India answers our need for a consistent, uniform infrastructure across our
global system," said Jason Smith, director, IT for Keane, Inc. "We are
confident that the efficiencies of the new network will support faster
delivery, more accurate execution and lower cost for our clients."
AT&T Announces New Contract with Responsys
- Global brands rely on Responsys to send millions of highly relevant e-mail
marketing messages every day at perfectly timed moments in the customer
lifecycle," said Don Smith, chief information officer of Responsys.
"Our new world-class data center ensures that our customers' marketing
programs are powered by the most reliable, scalable and robust platform in the
AT&T Retains OfficeMax Network Integration Contract
- "OrderPoint customers will experience increased efficiency from F5's
load-balancing of a farm of Web servers and dynamic acceleration, which
provides better response times."With the OrderPoint Web site representing
such a large proportion of our revenue, it is absolutely crucial that our
network-integration solution be first-class." Peter Gardner, OfficeMax
Kawasaki Microelectronics Chooses AT&T Global IP Network
- "Even though this was our first transaction with AT&T, their costs
were low and their proposals, including project management and migration plans,
were very carefully prepared," said Osamu Nozawa, senior manager of systems
at K-micro. "As a result, there was no problem with switchover from the
previous network. The newly-implemented network is of high quality and is
operating without any trouble.
AT&T Extends Relationship with Underwriters Laboratories, Wins Asia Pacific
- "Extending our conformity-assessment services to help companies achieve
global acceptance for their products is what's driving the future success of
our organization," said Mark Sklenar, UL senior vice president and chief
information officer. "AT&T's global networking capabilities make it a
natural choice for us to work with, as we continue to expand our presence in
major world markets
AT&T Completes Successful Network Migration, Will Manage Voice Services for
- "With more than 20 locations across the United States and Puerto Rico,
we needed a solution that would provide our employees with anytime, anywhere
access to our network, as well as seamless interoffice communication," said
Art Held, chief technology officer of APS Healthcare. "We are impressed by
AT&T's high-performance technology, strong account team support services
and competitive pricing. We are confident that in AT&T, we have not found
only a telecommunications vendor but a relationship that will be an important
component of future business
AT&T Announces Completion of Language Access Project for California Public
- "The network delivered by AT&T will enable us to guarantee
efficient, reliable and secure communications between locations, allowing
health care providers, government and education facilities to access our
network of interpreters and use our videoconferencing services to communicate
with America's limited English proficient (LEP) patients," said Melinda
Paras, president and CEO, Paras and Associates
AT&T Announces Five-Year Contract with Atchison Public Schools USD
- "We needed a high-bandwidth network capable of supporting multiple
educational applications, such as online teacher training, and state-mandated
online testing," said Donna Noll, director of technology, Unified School
District 409. "We are confident that AT&T's solution will deliver a
highly reliable network to meet current connectivity and bandwidth
requirements, as well as support new technologies in the future."
AT&T Announces New Contract with American Alloy Steel
- "We were in search of a new provider, capable of upgrading our existing
services and supporting the most vital aspects of our business, communications
with our customers and between our various operating locations," said
William Duffy, vice president of information systems, American Alloy Steel.
"We are certain that the solution delivered by AT&T will not only
provide the robust and reliable voice and data real-time communications vital
to our business but also contain the flexibility to allow for the future
introduction of advanced applications such as VoIP."
AT&T to Provide Satellite Services to Nlets, the International Justice and
Public Information-Sharing Network
- "The mission of Nlets is to provide, within a secure environment, an
international justice telecommunications capability and information services
that will benefit, to the highest degree, the safety, security and preservation
of human life and the protection of property," said Steve Correll, Nlets'
executive director. "With AT&T's satellite services, we are better able
to serve other governmental agencies whose missions are to aid in enforcing
local, state or international laws or ordinances."
AT&T Wins eRewards Networking Contract
- With 2.5 million members who have agreed to receive eRewards e-mail
messages and complete surveys in exchange for rewards, our network handles a
massive amount of mission-critical data every minute of every day," said
Joel Davis, senior vice president, Technology for eRewards. "AT&T's
solution provides us with the significant gains in speed, security and
reliability that we need as we continue to grow."
A.H. Harris & Sons Selects AT&T for Expanded Communications
- "We pride ourselves on our 'Just One Call' to fill your needs
philosophy," said Clayton Plourde, director of technology for A.H. Harris
& Sons, Inc. "We're confident that the solution provided by AT&T
will help us continue to simplify and streamline our operations so that we can
focus our efforts on what's most important to us - our customers."
AT&T Moves PSCU Financial Services into New Data Center
- "We are growing, and the move to a larger facility enables us to better
serve our member credit unions and their members," said Richard Ledbetter,
CIO of PSCU Financial Services. "Because of our trusted and long-term
strategic relationship with AT&T, we turned to them to complete this data
center move. We are very satisfied with the results, and AT&T really came
through for us."
AT&T Renews and Extends Voice and Data Contract with BeVocal, Inc.
- "We are pleased to expand our relationship with AT&T and are
looking forward to further growth with their services," said John
Ironmonger, vice president of Network Operations at BeVocal. "Using
AT&T's robust network-based features allow our ports to be used more
efficiently, which translates into significant cost-savings for
Top Lenses Manufacturer Essilor Brings a Better Vision to Latin America Through
- Essilor began designing and manufacturing customized corrective lenses in
1850. The current corporation is responsible for many of the major innovations
in the market in the last century," said Valéria Pessoa, IT director for
Essilor Brazil. "Today, our ability to efficiently connect our operations
is essential to enabling us to rapidly respond to our customers' needs and
restore perfect vision to them with the strongest, lightest-weight lenses
available in the market. Its experience, technology and customer service
throughout the region were powerful reasons for selecting AT&T as our
AT&T to Provide Global Internet Service for Moldflow Corporation
- "With Moldflow sales and support offices in 15 countries, as we
searched for a new telecommunications provider, we found that AT&T was one
of the few global players that was able to provide us with the service we need
worldwide, at a competitive price," said Nedim Celik, IT director for
Moldflow Corporation. "In addition, AT&T's service level agreements
give us confidence that our current and future business applications can be
supported by our network."
Bowne & Co., Inc. Signs Multiyear $2 Million Contract with AT&T for
Wide Area Network, Internet
- "We are extremely pleased to continue our relationship with
AT&T," said Mike Shullich, vice president and chief technology officer
for Bowne. "As our clients' needs and expectations continue to evolve, it
is even more important for Bowne to deploy leading- edge technology to keep up
with increased demand for excellent customer service, and fast and accurate
turnaround and customized products and services. Bowne stakeholders expect the
best, and AT&T provides top-quality services, products and personnel that
support our delivery of high-value solutions to our clients."
Reliant Energy Selects AT&T to Power Customer Contact Centers
- "Our customers are the primary driver in every decision we make, which
is why we have secured AT&T's help in making it possible to handle calls
more quickly," said Robert Martinez, manager of telecom and network
operations at Reliant. "Reliant customers can be assured that we are
investing in the technology and the team to support their needs 24 hours a day,
seven days a week and will do whatever it takes to provide superior
AT&T to Manage IP Traffic for Salvation Army's Eastern Territory
- "The Salvation Army is committed to doing the most good with the
resources provided by our donors," said Paul Kelly, director of Information
Technology for The Salvation Army, "and this commitment was the driving
force behind the decision to contract with AT&T.
AT&T Announces 10-Year Contract with Dallas County Community
- "We were in search of a high speed solution that exceeded the bandwidth
and performance of our existing network," said Steve Glick, associate
district director of Information Technology, Dallas County Community College
District. "We believe that AT&T's connectivity performance and
networking expertise will help us meet our growing needs."
AT&T Wins Contract With Jenner & Block
- "We are pleased with the flexibility offered by AT&T's solutions.
It will allow us to quickly create connectivity with our other offices with the
added security of data integrity and confidentiality we need to best serve our
clients," said Melvin Ostrow, chief information officer of Jenner &
AT&T Selected by Bucher, Willis & Ratliff Corporation for New
Network Services Contract
- BWR wanted a cost-effective solution that would enhance our network and
allow us to take advantage of advanced VoIP applications,' said William Ford,
director of information technology, BWR. "The solution provided by AT&T
will give us the bandwidth we need with the flexibility to expand our
applications as we continue to grow our business."
AT&T Local Services Awarded Contract With Follett Corporation for
205 Bookstores in 19 States
- "AT&T's local service footprint makes it possible to centralize
management of local telephone service for nearly one-third of the bookstores we
operate," said Roger Laframboise, director of Network Services. "That
helps us run our business more efficiently."
AT&T Installs Comprehensive Business Continuity and Disaster
Recovery Infrastructure for Whitney National Bank
- "AT&T's business continuity solutions contribute to our
well-established reputation for providing strength, stability and service to
Gulf Coast communities," said Rodney Chard, Chief Information Officer of
Whitney National Bank. "These data security initiatives have helped us to
improve the resilience and recoverability of our bank's critical processes and
ensure that the bank will maintain service for all of our customers in the face
of disaster. Consistent with Whitney National Bank's commitment to the
community, an advanced remote operations strategy was implemented, allowing
technology personnel and related jobs to be retained in the Greater New Orleans
National Leisure Group Extends Contract, Adds Next-Generation Services
- "Our business growth, along with the seasonal variability of call
traffic inherent in our industry, makes NLG a very demanding telecom
customer," said Helen Falcone, Director of Technical Services with NLG.
"We have been very pleased with the solutions and support that we have
received from AT&T over the past two years, and we are looking forward to
the IP-enabled enhancements they will be building for us in the coming months.
We are confident that the new services will make our renowned customer service
experience even better."
City of Riverside and AT&T Announce Citywide Wi-Fi
- "The Wi-Fi system will increase broadband Internet choices within the
city and provide new dimensions of mobility for broadband users in
Riverside," said Mayor Ronald O. Loveridge. "Once implemented, this
system will put Riverside at the leading edge of technology-rich cities. This
exciting project invests in our city's future and enhances our quality of life
for all residents."
AT&T and Lockheed Martin Strengthen Strategic
- "It is vital that we at Lockheed Martin have a network that is
efficient and agile to enable access to the right information and services,
quickly and securely," said Joseph Cleveand, chief information officer of
Arvato to Use AT&T Network to Support Global Call Centers Located
in Argentina and Canada
- "With this contract, our company is seeking to get the support of
AT&T's global network, which is known for its high quality technology and
global reach, since we want to ensure a reliable, efficient service with
optimal availability and responsiveness 24x7," said Andreas Jung.
Leviton Manufacturing Company Extends Contract With AT&T for Voice,
Data and Networking Services Worth $2 Million
- "We are pleased to extend our relationship with AT&T," said
Robert MacTaggart, chief information officer of Leviton. "The company's
industry knowledge and project- management capabilities set AT&T apart from
other telecommunications providers. AT&T understands our operating needs,
and we are confident they have used the most advanced technologies available to
design an efficient and cost effective network to support and advance our
AT&T Expands Services to Tri-State Truck Center
- "Utilizing INCS and having AT&T manage our network will provide
Tri-State with multiple advantages," said Bob Myers, chief financial
officer of Tri-State Truck Center. "This solution will improve our
confidence in the capacity and reliability of our systems, enhance our bottom
line and help accommodate our future growth."
AT&T to Manage Global Network for Nypro
- "We turned to AT&T because of our need for a global network,"
said Jay Leader, chief information officer of Nypro Incorporated. "I am
thrilled that the solution will not only provide better network performance but
also reduce overall expenditure."
AT&T Network Upgrade Is Icing on the Cake for Hobby Lobby
- "Whether it's cake decorating, oil painting or making jewelry, our
customers want to learn, and so our e-learning initiative is designed to
deliver the best instructors and a wider array of subjects than we've ever been
able to offer," said Richard Rozwalka, telecommunications manager and
contract coordinator for Hobby Lobby. "This network upgrade will help us
offer consistently high-quality instruction in a fun, relaxed atmosphere, which
is a great way to strengthen the bond with our customers and spread the word
about our stores."
AT&T Announces Multimillion Dollar Contract With the State of
- "We needed a single, cost-effective solution to support our voice- and
data-networking needs and to help us operate more efficiently," said Gerry
Weaver, chief technology officer, state of Indiana. "We're confident that
AT&T is capable of delivering the right solution to meet all of our
communications and networking needs here and across the state."
AT&T Wins IP-Networking Contract from Infinity
- Our call centers are often the front door to our customers, and we want
that initial contact to be a positive one," said Brad Schultz, vice
president of operations for Infinity Resources. "With AT&T's help, we
will handle more calls more quickly, reduce hold times and enhance the customer
AT&T to Build Global Communications Network for
- "Lafarge continues to expand its global operations on a large scale and
needs a provider to work with us as we make new investments and roll out new
services" says Dominique Malige, Chief Information Officer of Lafarge.
"Our communications infrastructure is a strategic asset and is essential to
guaranteeing optimum operational efficiency."
AT&T Selected by Mesilla Valley Transportation for New Networking
- "We needed a unified network platform to help us manage our costs and
improve our communications network across our locations," said Mike Kelley,
director of information technology of Mesilla Valley Transportation. "The
network solution, provided by AT&T, will provide long-term scalability,
which will help us manage our costs as we continue to expand our
AT&T Supplies New Hardware and MPLS-based IP Network Services to
Provide US Airways With Powerful Tools That Will Connect Hundreds of Airline
- "This is an exciting time for both the new AT&T and new US
Airways," said Joe Beery, US Airways' senior vice president and chief
information officer. "We are committed to offering our customers and
employees the best tools and services available. AT&T has provided us with
excellent solutions in the past to meet this goal. With this exciting new
technology in place, we are poised to deliver outstanding service to our
customers. We look forward to a great continued relationship with
AT&T Managed Internet Service Supports Online Ordering
- "With the recent addition of advanced Web-based applications, we needed
to upgrade our capabilities with a new comprehensive solution for faster, more
efficient communications with our clients," said Paul Cushing, Columbia IT
manager, Miller's Professional Imaging. "The solution provided by AT&T
will not only meet our current needs but will also allow us the flexibility to
add advanced applications in the future as we continue to grow our
Trans World Entertainment Upgrades to AT&T Broadband Services
- "AT&T is helping us deliver highly integrated, interactive and
inspiring experiences to our customers," said John Hinkle, vice president
and chief informational officer for Trans World Entertainment. "We selected
AT&T as our telecommunications provider because AT&T understands and
appreciates entertainment-focused retail and has the network expertise to
New Network Upgrade Provides Reliability and Flexibility
- "We are confident that AT&T's solution will not only provide
reliable connectivity between our headquarters and our operations center but
also enable us to consolidate services and reduce our costs," said Will
Weisert, information technology manager of EcoWater Systems. "AT&T's
MPLS solution also gives us the flexibility we need as we pursue additional
AT&T Toll-Free Advanced Features Helps Manage More Than 10 Million Minutes
of Long Distance Usage per Month
- "Investing in technology is essential as our call volume expands and we
continue to build a personal connection with our customers," said Lesley
Harris, Travelocity's vice president of sales and customer care who noted that
Travelocity's network handles nearly half a million long distance minutes each
day. "We have invested more than 10,000 hours in employee-training on
customer advocacy, but all the training in the world won't help if calls can't
Critical-Access Hospital Upgrades Network With AT&T Services
- "We needed a secure and cost-effective solution that would enhance our
network for a more efficient means of transporting critical data, such as
patient X-rays," said Chris Lang, CEO of Cass Medical Center. "AT&T
MPLS PNT will give us added network reliability and redundancy so that we can
focus on our core business: our patients."
AT&T Links Southern Business Communications to Its Parent Company
- "As our business grows and we build new offices to support our
operations, it is crucial that our network grows with our business," said
Tim Gorisek, regional vice president of Southern Business Communications.
"AT&T set up a simple, low-cost solution that provides us with
significant gains in security, reliability and scalability."
Ohio Pharmacy Group Upgrades Data-Network Infrastructure
- "Our business is continually growing, and we needed a provider capable
of supporting our expanding communications needs at a competitive price,"
said Larry Fligor, chief technology officer of Ritzman Pharmacies. "We're
certain that the solution delivered by AT&T will not only support our
current applications, such as medical billing and online patient records, but
also provide the flexibility to help us prepare for future expansion."
AT&T Selected by Sterling Bank to Increase Data Speeds
- "By enabling Sterling Bank customers to make transactions more quickly
and gain real-time access to accurate information about their accounts,
AT&T's networking solutions are helping us strengthen our well-established
reputation for providing personalized customer service," said David
Throgmorton, chief technical officer of Sterling Bank. "These networking
technologies also aid in our business-continuity and data-security initiatives,
which are critical service issues for our customers."
AT&T Announces New Three-Year Contract with The Library Network
- "We were looking for a provider capable of deploying the
latest-generation technology to support new bandwidth intensive
applications," said Angie Michelini, network services manager of The
Library Network. "We are confident that the solution provided by AT&T
will deliver a highly secure and reliable network capable of supporting
advanced communications for 55 member libraries."
AT&T Secures New Contract with Mesquite Independent School
- "We needed a provider capable of implementing a new, upgraded bandwidth
solution to support our current needs," said Dennis Hevron, director of
technical services, Mesquite Independent School District. "We are confident
that the solution delivered by AT&T will provide upgraded bandwidth for a
more secure and reliable fiber network, as well as sustain new applications,
such as video-on-demand services for our instructors."
AT&T Announces New Contract with Sur La Table
- "With 56 locations across 21 states plus the District of Columbia, we
needed to consolidate our network onto a single, reliable platform for greater
network efficiency," said Vince Barriero, chief information officer of Sur
La Table. "The solution provided by AT&T will afford us the ability to
launch advanced applications while reducing our expenditures. We look forward
to a long-standing relationship with AT&T."
AT&T Inc. Announces New Contract with Olathe Unified School
- "We needed a service provider capable of supporting high speed data
networking and Internet access," said Richard Markman, assistant director
of technology, Olathe District Schools. "The solution implemented by
AT&T will not only provide better connectivity for all of our facilities
but also support the future implementation of new applications for a richer
AT&T Extends Relationship with Metavante
- Adding teleconferencing capabilities to our mix of services is a logical
extension of our current networking platform and will enable our financial
services experts, account managers and design engineers to cost-effectively
collaborate from anywhere in the world," said Brian Hurdis, senior
executive vice president and chief information officer of Metavante. "We're
continuing to work with AT&T and use its technology expertise to provide
the highest-quality support and service to our customer base."
Flint Industries Selects AT&T to Upgrade Network
- We stake our reputation on delivering on a promise of quality and
innovation, and we demand the same from our network," said Steve
Wohlgemuth, chief information officer of Flint Industries. "We appreciate
our continuing relationship with AT&T, because their networking expertise
helps us to continually improve operations and increase productivity."
AT&T Secures New Contract with International Bank of Miami, N.A
- We needed a reliable provider to implement a secure backup solution to
ensure continuous access to customer data in the event of a severe tropical
storm or hurricane," said Ray Guzman, vice president of IT for The
International Bank of Miami. "AT&T's hosting and disaster-recovery
services will allow us to continue to serve our customers regardless of
inclement weather or power outages."
AT&T Announces New Contract with Dade County Federal Credit Union
- "Our company is located in a hurricane zone, so we needed a reliable
back-up solution to ensure constant access to our customers' financial records
in the event of a severe tropical storm or hurricane," said Marla Ferreira,
vice president of asset management for Dade County Federal Credit Union.
"The solution provided by AT&T will allow us to have consistent access
to customer records, allowing us to continue service in the event that we lose
power at our primary location. We're dedicated to serving our customers
24-hours a day."
AT&T Secures New Contract with El Dorado Union High School
- "As our district continues to grow, so does our need for a centralized,
reliable network that can support advanced bandwidth-intensive learning
applications and technologies," said Stephen Luhrs, assistant
superintendent of business services, El Dorado Unified High School District.
"The OPT-E-MAN solution provided by AT&T will reliably meet our current
needs, and it provides a flexible platform to extend our bandwidth in the
AT&T Announces New Contract with El Camino Hospital
- "With ongoing campus modernization and the addition of the Melchor
Medical Office Building, we needed a provider capable of designing,
implementing and maintaining a technologically advanced communications
network," said Ken King, vice president of facilities, El Camino Hospital.
"We are confident that the solution provided by AT&T will support
secure electronic communications by delivering reliable access to patient
records as well as the Internet."
AT&T Global Networking Solutions Are a Perfect Fit for Foot Locker
- "This solution enables Foot Locker to provide our customers with speed,
accuracy and simplicity at the checkout counter and the best in-store selection
of products possible at a very economical cost," said William J. Johnson,
director of telecommunications for Foot Locker, Inc. "We feel that this
technology puts us head and shoulders above the competition."
Rapidly Growing First Bank Taps AT&T to Upgrade Network
- "AT&T's network upgrade will help us ensure that we continue to
offer the personal touch our customers expect," said Paul Berry, vice
president of information technology for First Bank. "It will be
instrumental in supporting our new nationwide telephone customer service center
and ensuring reliable and secure service to our new state-of-the-art backup
AT&T Signs Telecommunications Agreement with the McGraw-Hill
- "The McGraw-Hill Companies' global resource-management initiative is
key to improving the performance and efficiency of our businesses," said
Bruce Marcus, executive vice president and chief information officer of The
McGraw-Hill Companies. "Through our agreement with AT&T, we are
leveraging our telecommunications network to increase the system's capacity and
functionality at a reduced cost."
AT&T Announces New Enterprise Hosting Agreement with AcXess, Inc.
- "We selected AT&T as our data-center partner because our customers
depend on us to provide superior performance and services, especially during
emergency situations. AT&T's facilities and network are unmatched, and we
share a strong commitment to delivering the best solutions available in the
market," said Tom Elowson, president of AcXess Inc.
AT&T Connecting Brazil's High-Tech Autoparts Globally
- "Magneti Marelli's reputation is based on the professionalism that our
company undertakes with every single step in delivering solutions to our
customers. The communications infrastructure is a key component in our
service-production chain and the network flexibility and security are crucial
to supporting our critical-mission operations," said Marcos Tadeu Rolim, IT
director of Magneti Marelli Brazil. "AT&T combines both, top networking
solutions with close local customer service and global expertise."
California School District Advances Network, Increases Bandwidth
- "With more than 40 facilities and 24,000 students, we needed a provider
capable of linking all of our sites back to the district office," said
Patrick Simon, chief information officer, Hayward Unified School District.
"AT&T's services will allow us to connect our schools at a
cost-effective rate and deploy increased bandwidth to support new eDistrict
applications, such as streaming video and online curriculum"
AT&T Announces New Voice and Data Services Contract with Republic Airways
- "We needed a provider capable of delivering a national network to
connect all of our locations and support efficient and cost-effective
communications between them," said Aaron Workman, director of information
technology, Republic Airways. "We are confident that the solution provided
by AT&T will not only meet our current needs but also will allow for growth
in the future."
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AT&T Inc. Announces New Contract with the Liberty Company
- "With office locations spread across the entire state of California and
calls soon to be coming from all 50-states, we need a provider that is capable
of delivering one solution that meets all of our needs," said Jerry
Pickett, president of The Liberty Company. "We are confident that
AT&T's solution will not only provide reliable connectivity for our
multiple locations, but it will also enable us to consolidate services and
reduce our costs."
AT&T Renews and Extends Voice and Data Contract with Avnet
- "The AT&T solution gives us multiple redundant communications
channels and can automatically switch to a backup data center in the event of a
network failure," said Bob Prezkop, senior vice president for Avnet.
"Additionally, the new contract builds on our long-standing relationship
with AT&T, one that Avnet views as invaluable"
AT&T Selected by TALX in Three-Year Networking Contract
- "Our clients expect around-the-clock access to services that help lower
operational costs and achieve key business objectives," said Bryan Garcia,
vice president, technology at TALX. "With AT&T's help, TALX is able to
deliver an end-to-end solution that addresses the client's entire problem
rather than just a Web-based or just a call center solution."
AT&T Announces New Contract with Language Access Network Inc.
- "We needed a provider capable of delivering a reliable, secure network
to support the highest-quality video transmission to our customers," said
Michael Guirlinger, chief executive officer, Language Access Network. "We
are confident that AT&T is a perfect fit. They are committed to fulfilling
our current needs at competitive prices, as well as looking forward while we
pursue enormous growth opportunities."
AT&T Announces New Contract with Homefield Financial Inc.
- "We needed a supplier that could provide an end-to-end solution while
delivering high levels of uptime, quality of service, and security for our data
on a converged nationwide network," says Gary McManus, IT operations
manager for Homefield Financial, Inc. "We're confident that AT&T will
provide us with a solid, scalable solution, which will enable us to rapidly and
intelligently grow our business."
AT&T Wins $1.6 Million Contract from Shoe Carnival
- "The speed of the new network will reduce credit card authorization
times, provide better communications capabilities within the company both via
e-mail and other work flow applications and enable us to locate and move
products between our stores easier and more efficiently than was previously
possible," said Terry Clements, vice president of Information Services for
AT&T Announces New Contract with Smart Financial Credit Union
- Unifying all of our locations under a single converged network will provide
increased security for our member's financial records and remote access for
employees and customers," said Mike Piwetz, CIO of Smart Financial Credit
Union. "Additionally, the network platform provides redundancy to ensure
against service outages and the flexibility to prepare for future growth,
resulting in overall improved customer service."
AT&T Selected by Worldspan to Help Deliver Faster, More Reliable and More
Accurate Online Travel Services
- "Our AT&T network options give us the security and the high level
of efficiency that we need in order to operate in the incredibly fast-paced and
competitive online marketplace," said Kelly Higgins, vice president of
Network and e-Commerce Systems for Worldspan. "By leveraging AT&T's
scalable global network, we also have the reliability we need to keep Worldspan
at the forefront of the e-commerce business."
AT&T Builds New, IP-Based Network to Enhance Capabilities of Utica National
- "The pricing and the ultimate operational savings proposed for this
upgrade look to be extraordinary," said Armand Seccurra, PC support manager
for Utica National. "Over the long term we expect to investigate ways that
we can take advantage of the fully meshed network that AT&T's MPLS Wide
Area Network offers and ultimately take advantage of the class of service
stratification that MPLS offers as well."
AT&T Announces New Five-Year Voice and Data Services Contract with Parsons
- "We were in need of a provider that is capable of connecting our seven
district locations and reducing our operating expenses," said Paul
Langford, information technology director of Parsons District Schools. "We
are confident that the solution provided by AT&T will not only reduce our
costs and deliver connectivity for all seven school locations but also enable
new technologies so that the district can remain compliant with state regulated
requirements and procedures."
AT&T Helps Novadebt Streamline Counseling Services to Customers
- "The solution provided by AT&T has dramatically improved our
communications capabilities both internally and with our customers," said
Aliza Landino, assistant vice president of Novadebt. "We are now able to
quickly connect any of our customers with the counselor who is best-suited to
address their individual needs — without worrying about the reliability or
security of our network."
AT&T Announces New Contract with Viisage
- "With AT&T's solution, Viisage is able to provide a robust service
with enhanced security over a reliable network that supports our customers'
issuance of DMV credentials," said Iftikhar Ahmad, senior vice president of
global services at Viisage.
AT&T Inc. Announces New Five-Year Contract with Evanston Northwestern
- "We are virtually a paperless healthcare institution, so constant
access to our voice and data communications is essential to our
operations," said Tom Smith, CIO of Evanston Northwestern Healthcare.
"The solution provided by AT&T safeguards against detrimental service
outages by delivering increased uptime for our network and core applications,
enabling our staff to focus on our number one priority — delivery of excellent
AT&T Helps Circuit City Converge Network Infrastructure to Provide
Customers Excellent Service in Retail Outlets, on the Web and in Call
- "Circuit City strives to make our customers' experience the best across
all of our delivery channels," said Michael Jones, senior vice president
and chief information officer of Circuit City. "Our new agreement with
AT&T provides a strong, cost-effective foundation, as we enhance the way
consumers purchase electronics across these channels."
AT&T Advances Global Networking Technology for Briggs & Stratton
- "AT&T continues to provide us with the products and services that
we need in order to stay competitive," said Rich Kolbe, vice president of
Information Technology for Briggs & Stratton Corporation. "We are
pleased to extend our relationship with AT&T so that we can maintain our
priorities of network reliability and security while also reducing
AT&T Announces New Contract with Draka Cableteq USA
- "With our move to AT&T's hosted data center solution we are able to
refocus key resources on customer-focused business process improvements,"
said Gail J. Hanson, business technology director, Draka Cableteq USA.
AT&T Wins Global Networking Contract from TRW Automotive
- "AT&T's global reach, superior technology and competitive pricing
were the three ingredients we were looking for," said Joe Drouin, chief
information officer for TRW.
AT&T Announces New Contract with Geotech Environmental Equipment,
- "With AT&T, we will increase our dedicated bandwidth and enhance
our security, protecting our critical data applications on AT&T's VPN WAN
infrastructure," said Mike Pedrick, systems administrator, Geotech
Environmental Equipment, Inc. "In addition, the newly converged network
provides expanded bandwidth to support future growth and will help reduce costs
by streamlining both data and voice communications."
AT&T Announces $6 Million Contract with Education Networks of
- "AT&T's fast services help us make critical data ready and
available to our customers when they need it," said Bob Collie, CTO of ENA.
"AT&T's networking solution helps us maintain a consistently high
customer satisfaction rate, which proves critical to our competitiveness in the
AT&T Secures New Three-Year Data Services Contract with First Financial
- "The solution provided by AT&T will help us increase the security
of our data by delivering a unified network with expanded bandwidth and
redundancy." said Mark Toebbe, chief technology officer, First Financial
Bank. "Our customers will experience the highest levels of security, and
our employees will experience greater levels of efficiency when accessing
account information online and internally."
AT&T Announces New Three-Year Data Services Contract with First National
- We were in search of a provider capable of consolidating our networking
tools under a single data solution and delivering connectivity between our
headquarters location and our branch offices," said Ray Mashburn, vice
president of Data Processing of First National Security Company. "With the
solution provided by AT&T, we're confident that we will not only connect
all locations under one network infrastructure but will also see increased
reliability and flexible bandwidth for implementation of future
AT&T Announces New Contract with Dealer Specialties Inc.
- "We have valued our relationship with AT&T since we started in
1989. AT&T has consistently delivered reliable solutions that have met our
business goals," said George Nenni, vice president and general manager of
Dealer Specialties Inc. "When it came to picking a telecommunications
provider for our needs, there really was no contest."
AT&T to Provide Data Hosting Services for Microsoft Exchange Hosted
- "AT&T is a trusted global provider of IP-based communications
services with a proven track record and Microsoft highly values this
relationship," said Eron Kelly, director of Exchange Server Marketing at
Microsoft Corp. "Our customers rely on Exchange Hosted Services to help
protect their network from the growing number of viruses and spam, and we are
thrilled to work with AT&T to meet this demand."
AT&T Wins $4.8 Million Contract with Oshkosh Truck Corporation
- "AT&T gives us a reliable multiprotocol solution to support our
critical applications and improve our business continuity for our data
centers," said Mike Guzowski, vice president, information systems, Oshkosh
Truck Corporation. "We feel confident in the security that AT&T
provides for us as our business continues to grow."
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AT&T Inc. Announces New Seven-Year Optical and Data-Networking Services
Contract with the City of Rohnert Park
- "Adopting these technologies will enable the city of Rohnert Park to
better serve our residents and businesses in a cost-effective manner,"
commented Tim Smith, mayor of Rohnert Park, Calif.
AT&T Enhances Communications for Generac Power Systems
- "AT&T's ABN and voice solutions allow us to provide better customer
service support through our call center at a time when we are experiencing
critical growth," said Patrick Diem, vice president of information services
AT&T Provides Pavlov Media with Internet Services for Multidwelling Units
- "AT&T's reliability, bandwidth and top-quality performance will
allow us to provide our clients with even better service," said Mark
Scifres, chief executive officer of Pavlov Media, "and that's what we're
focused on right now — better, faster service."
AT&T Ensures Network Uptime for Internet Security Systems
- "Internet Security Systems is in the business of protecting companies
from any potential threat to their online operations," said Helen Berg,
chief information officer of Internet Security Systems. "In order to
provide ISS customers with the pre-emptive security they expect, ISS' business
relies on the continuous network availability that AT&T network services
provide. The combination of pre-emptive protection and unfaltering connectivity
ensures that ISS can respond to any disruption — be it natural disasters,
viruses or criminal hackers."
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP Builds on AT&T Services
- "Our firm has completed projects in more than 50 countries, and we rely
on the inherent security of the AT&T network to protect our critical assets
globally," said Tim Hall, vice president of IT/Platforms for Skidmore,
Owings & Merrill. "Having worked with AT&T in the past, we knew
they would understand our needs and help us select features that would allow us
to stay connected with our offices and our clients."
AT&T Wins Hosting Contract from Snap-on Incorporated
- "AT&T offered us a high-quality, state-of-the-art, highly secure
data center that complies with our business continuity plans, connectivity
requirements and infrastructure needs," said Jeanne Moreno, chief
information officer for Snap-on. "AT&T's expertise and reliability
allow us to focus on our core business of serving our customers more
effectively and efficiently."
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AT&T Announces New Contract with Alisal Union School District
- "This service will allow us to focus on delivering educational
strategies to the schools to enhance their teaching resources." said Jess
Stephens, director of technology, Alisal Union School District. "Classroom
instructors will be able to use audio, video, high speed Internet, interactive
software and a multitude of resources to reach our students. We are confident
that the solution provided by AT&T will meet our current technical needs
and provide a robust path for future curricular needs."
Fred Loya Insurance Selects AT&T to Deliver Advanced Network
- "Our efforts to drive efficiencies depend on having a fast, reliable
network," said George Briones, director of information systems and
information technology for Fred Loya Insurance. "AT&T's networking
technology enables us to implement leading-edge initiatives to drive
efficiencies, such as our paperless office with online forms and digital
Security Savings Bank Selects AT&T to Speed Up Network
- "The AT&T solution provides greater capability for data encryption,
gives us multiple redundant communications channels and can automatically
switch to a backup data center in the event of a network failure," said Jim
Horlacher, director of information technology for Security Savings Bank.
"Our rapid growth has strained our existing network, so these improvements
will ensure that our customers continue to get the exceptional service they
expect and deserve."
AT&T Announces Voice and Data Services Contract with the Wayne Township
- "We needed a voice and data solution capable of providing secure
connectivity among our seven locations and supporting new applications, such as
VoIP," said Steve Cochran, director of Information Services of Wayne
Township Fire Department. "We are confident that AT&T's solution will
not only allow us to keep up with government agency technology requirements but
also enable us to deliver improved service to our community."
AT&T Secures New Five-Year Contract with OME-RESA
- "We needed a provider to help us expand our broadband services to our
mideastern residents while providing extra bandwidth to our educational
facilities to support advanced learning applications," said Bill Rhinaman,
site manager of OME-RESA. "With the new network in place, we're confident
that the solution provided by AT&T will help us achieve our goals to
deliver reliable, cost-effective services to our residents and
AT&T Extends Relationship with Marriott International
- "Marriott is dedicated to providing a high-level of personalized
services for our guests and high-quality solutions for our owners and
franchisees in support of hotel operations," said Wendell Fox, senior vice
president, Information Resources Shared Services and North American Global
Field Services for Marriott. "We value the network support that AT&T
offers us, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, so that we can focus on our
guests', owners' and franchisees' experiences."
Quotable Value Selects AT&T for Trans-Tasman Network
- "The network fault resolution processes that AT&T offered gave us
considerable confidence that any service interruptions would be resolved
quickly," said Bryce Johnson, Quotable Value's general manager of
information technology. "Secure telecommunications is vital to our Internet
and valuation business. Our clients rely on regular access to our database of
property information, resulting in approximately 60,000 visitors to our Web
site per month."
AT&T Selected by Vitro for $2.5 Million Networking Contract
- "AT&T plays an important role in helping Vitro to continuously
strengthen our technology, while being mindful of our concern for budget and
cost of ownership," said Luis Molina, Vitro's IT Operations officer.
"AT&T's network solution ensures that our personnel have access to the
data they need to operate efficiently, which helps improve our speed to market,
quality and customer service."
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AT&T Wins Multimillion-Dollar Global Networking Contract from R.R.
Donnelley & Sons Company
- "We're pleased to have AT&T as our global networking services
provider," said Ken O'Brien, chief information officer of RR
AT&T Secures New Contract with Ysleta Independent School District
- "In order to support our bandwidth-intensive applications, we needed a
solutions provider capable of delivering a highly reliable network with the
flexibility to support future applications as we continue to grow," said
Sharon Foster, Technology Information Systems executive director, Ysleta
Independent School District. "We succeeded in finding the right solution
AT&T Builds Nationwide Network for Taiho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
- "As globalization proceeds, competition within the pharmaceutical
industry has become more intense," says Mr. Hisashi Kuroda, director of
Information Technology Department at Taiho Pharmaceutical. "In considering
future business management, we realized that an enhanced network is essential.
The proposals and plans put forward by AT&T corresponded directly to our
principles, so it was clear that we were making the right decision to adopt
AT&T Announces New Contract with Marshall, Dennehey, Warner, Coleman &
- Commenting on this new contract, Thomas Bond, director of client relations
and development at MDWC&G, stated, "In order for our firm to remain the
firm of choice for many large national and international corporations and
insurance carriers, we must offer state-of-the-art technologies and the
convenience and efficiencies they provide. We are confident that this new
contract with AT&T will play an important role in our continuing efforts to
stay ahead of the curve in the area of technology."
AT&T Provides Network Integration Solution for WMS Gaming
- "The network integration solution provided by AT&T allows us to
quickly move forward with the new facility and stay on the cutting edge in
communications technology," said Scott Schweinfurth, chief financial
officer for WMS Gaming.
AT&T Secures New Contract with Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School
- "We were in search of a provider that could deliver a cost-effective
network capable of supporting advanced applications for a large school
district," said Bob Blackney, director of Technology of Placentia-Yorba
Linda USD. "The solution provided by AT&T will help us continue our
commitment to giving our students a first-rate education now and in the
AT&T Secures New Contract with First Western Bank
- "We're constantly looking for ways to increase our efficiency and
improve service to our customers," said Mike Fair, assistant vice president
of First Western Bank. "The solution provided by AT&T will not only
provide additional security for our data transactions but also help us
streamline our communications and enable us to deliver the highest levels of
AT&T Wins New Global Networking Contract from Tenneco
- "One of Tenneco's key strategies is to expand in emerging markets such
as China and Eastern Europe. AT&T has the global reach and technology we
need to support our growth plans anywhere in the world," said Bill Haser,
chief information officer for Tenneco. "They also offer high-quality,
secure and consistent corporate communications services for our
DuPont Selects AT&T to Manage its Global Network
- "Of all the telecommunications providers, AT&T was the
best-equipped to meet DuPont's need for a truly global network at a reasonable
price," said Tom Marcin, director of Global Telecommunications at DuPont.
"That, coupled with the mutual trust and respect we've built with AT&T
throughout our long history, led us to choose AT&T."
AT&T Wins $3.6 Million Networking Contract from Skanska USA Building
- "AT&T is providing us with reliable, secure and flexible means to
seamlessly connect our staff, regardless of their location," said Chris
Stockley, senior vice president and chief information officer of Skanska.
"The solution is easy to manage and will significantly increase our
productivity and customer service."
Charrette Builds New, Efficient Communications Network with AT&T
- "We have already started to see a significant increase in productivity
because of the inherent ease-of-use of AT&T's solutions," said John
Piasecki, Charrette's director of information technology. "We were also
very pleased with the implementation process as well as the fact that the
out-of-the-box AT&T technology solution provides us with all-important
redundancy and disaster recovery capabilities."
AT&T Wins Three-Year Regional MPLS Networking Contract from First Data
- "We were looking for a flexible, efficient solution that we could
leverage with existing technology and would meet our existing and future
requirements," said Brett Morelli, vice president of network services at
First Data. "The AT&T MPLS core provides us with a fast, triangular
routing solution between our offices in Sydney and Singapore."
AT&T Announces Voice and Data Services Contract with the State of
- "We were in search of a voice and data solution that would allow us to
operate more efficiently, provide the needed technologies of the future, and
enable entities to share applications." said Dave Richards, information
systems manager, Telecommunications, Nevada State Department of Information
Technology. "We're confident the solutions provided by AT&T will enable
the state to meet its needs and ultimately deliver the best service to the
residents of Nevada."
EduNeering Provides Around-The-Clock Customer Service with AT&T's Advanced
- "Our clients depend on EduNeering to provide solutions that make them
more knowledgeable, productive and effective organizations," said Dr.
Donald A. Deieso, president and CEO of EduNeering. "As an Application
Service Provider, we are dedicated to providing reliable service to our clients
— no matter what time of day or from what location. With support from AT&T
as a trusted partner, we are confident in our ability to do just
NetPlus Selects AT&T Frame Relay to Improve Delivery of Network Solutions
to Remote Customers
- "Today, excellent network reliability and high availability are
required for all businesses," said William Mitreuter, Director of
Operations for NetPlus. "With AT&T as a trusted service partner, we are
confident in our ability to deliver robust, cost effective network solutions —
even to our customers in the most remote locations."
AT&T Selected by Enbridge to Deliver Advanced IP-VPN to Increase Network
Security, Stability and Reliability
- "We transport more than 2 million barrels of liquid hydrocarbons each
day across North America and each day deliver about 5 billion cubic feet of
natural gas, so it is critical that we have real-time access to accurate
information," said Ben Backor, director of transportation services and
information systems at Enbridge's Houston office. "AT&T's networking
solutions provide the security, stability and reliability we expect and the
service and value we demand."
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AT&T Secures Deal with East West Bank
- "Over the last few years, we have experienced tremendous growth and
were in need of a stable provider that could deploy the bandwidth, network
reliability, and speed we require in delivering expanded services to our
domestic and foreign customers," said Bob Dingle, CIO of East West Bank.
"We're confident that the solution provided by AT&T will meet our
networking needs and will help us continue to grow our business into new
AT&T to Provide Innovative Voice Solutions for Tekni-Plex
- "Working with AT&T will provide us with the service and technical
expertise needed to remain in touch with our multiple locations and
customers," said Mark Woolery, communications director for Tekni-Plex, Inc.
"AT&T's voice solutions will enable us to maintain seamless and
reliable communication that will improve our overall coordination in creating
and delivering our products."
AT&T and Lightstream Collaborate on IP-Enabled Network for Flying
- "Lightstream designed and engineered a network solution with the
reliability and scalability we need to serve our customers today and into the
future," said Bron McCall, Flying J's chief information officer. "The
AT&T sophisticated network infrastructure enables us to deliver
state-of-the-art services to our customers, and it streamlines our internal
AT&T Builds Companywide Network at Koji Center
- "AT&T was able to resolve our network problems from the customer
standpoint," says Akira Segawa, director of information systems at Koji
Center. "We attained the objectives of reducing costs and achieving greater
operational efficiency through adopting the new network."
AT&T Helps O'neal Steel Increase Productivity
- "In a competitive metals market, we need to use technology to keep
improving productivity," said Kenny McCrary, technology manager at O'Neal
Steel. "AT&T is helping us develop a solid framework for expanding our
capabilities and for utilizing the newest applications to perform effectively
AT&T Announces New Contract with the Metropolitan Educational Council of
- "We required a provider capable of seamlessly expanding our bandwidth
to help meet the networking needs of our 160 facilities," said Greg
Spencer, director of Data Processing, Metropolitan Educational Council.
"Using AT&T's CSME solution, we can allow our business needs, not our
network limitations, to drive our IT strategy."
AT&T Announces New Five-Year Voice and Data Services Contract with Edward
Hospital & Health Services
- "We needed a provider capable of connecting our multiple locations onto
a single, secure network," said Laura Bagus, director of IT Infrastructure
& Telecommunications, Edward Hospital & Health Services.
"AT&T's solutions not only provide connectivity and improve security
with disaster recovery but also deliver flexibility for future growth and
expansion, as we continually advance our operations to ensure the highest
levels of patient care."
AT&T Announces New Contract with Genesis Financial Solutions
- "We are excited about the flexibility offered by MPLS. It will allow us
to quickly create connectivity with our external partners. When we add
partners, office locations or disaster recovery sites in the future, it will be
much easier to integrate them with our existing network," said Jim Snell,
vice president of IT, Genesis Financial Solutions.
AT&T Announces New Contract with Pajaro Valley Unified School
- "We needed a provider capable of delivering services to enable the
transfer of innovative, interactive teaching and learning applications
throughout the district," said Tim Landeck, director of technology for the
Pajaro Valley Unified School District. "We are confident that the solution
provided by AT&T will meet our technical and curricular needs."
AT&T Announces New Contract with John I Haas Inc.
- "AT&T is providing our company with an end-to-end solution that we
expect will deliver a more robust and secure network," said Kyle Lambert,
vice president of Information Solutions, John I. Haas Inc. "We also expect
new operational efficiencies and lower overall costs as a result of this
solution. AT&T clearly has the technical expertise to coordinate all
necessary implementation activities and services, which will make the
implementation phase seamless and transparent to our users."
MACTEC Seeks More Network Solutions from AT&T
- "Our recent growth plus a strong forecast for the construction market
required a significant upgrade in our network infrastructure," said Larry
White, CIO of MACTEC. "Working with AT&T, we are able to quickly expand
our network infrastructure while maintaining our business focus."
AT&T Secures New Five-Year Contract with Dallas County
- "Due to our continued growth, we needed a flexible, IP telephony
solution that could support bandwidth intensive applications at multiple
locations," said Chris Thompson, director of communications for Dallas
County. "With AT&T, we'll be able to maximize our efficiency using a
highly reliable and flexible network at a cost-effective price. We look forward
to a long-lasting relationship with AT&T."
Parus Interactive Taps AT&T to Streamline Networking Services
- "AT&T's e-tools enable us to manage all of our services with the
click of a mouse, allowing us to focus our resources on our customers and
strengthening our technology," said Dr. Bruce Bedford, vice president of
marketing for Parus Interactive. "Our new relationship with AT&T allows
us three distinct advantages in the markets we serve."
AT&T to Provide Secure E-Mail Gateway to Kaman Corporation
- "With more than 2,500 end users located in offices throughout North
America, ensuring the highest level of e-mail security and protection from
incoming viruses is critical to our business success," said Ron Galla, CIO
for Kaman Corporation. "AT&T's Secure E-Mail Gateway allows us to
service our customers with the confidence that our communications will be
secure and reliable."
AT&T Secures New Seven-Year Contract with Irvine Unified School
- "We're committed to creating a dynamic and scalable network that will
allow us to deliver a first-class education," said Mark E. Reider, director
of Information Systems for Irvine Unified School District. "By using the
innovative technologies provided by AT&T, we're certain that this solution
will meet our requirements and that it will improve the overall educational
experience of our students. In addition, our financial savings will be
significantly realized through reduced support costs as well as the greatly
increased bandwidth at no extra expense over current costs."
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AT&T Announces New Voice and Data Services Contract with Advanced Pain
- "We were looking for a provider capable of delivering an advanced and
secure communications network to connect all of our locations," said Nitin
Saxena, director of Information Technology of Advanced Pain Management. "We
are confident that the solutions provided by AT&T will not only support our
current needs but will also allow for future growth, resulting in an overall
improvement to our patient care services."
AT&T Announces New Contract with Oakland Community College
- "The solutions provided by AT&T will equip us with the tools needed
to expand our bandwidth and increase productivity among faculty and staff to
better serve our students," said AndrewR. Hillberry, chief information
officer, Oakland Community College. "In addition, this new technology
provides a more robust network, which positions OCC to provide information
technology continuity for our students and faculty," Hillberry noted.
U.S. Healthworks Signs Networking Agreement with AT&T
- "The AT&T network upgrade solution was a clear choice because of
its ability to support our multi-site business model, together with its cost,
quality and features," said Steve Essayan, Enterprise Solutions Director
for U.S. HealthWorks. "It provides a fault-tolerant enterprise environment
that supports current network requirements, as well as scalability to support
future web-based systems, imaging and voice over IP applications."
Saint Clare's Health System Awards Contract to AT&T Inc.
- "Saint Clare's is dedicated to providing the best care — not only
physically, but mentally and spiritually as well," said Tero Caamano,
director of information technology of Saint Clare's Health System. "With
AT&T, we're able to connect patients with their loved ones through reliable
telephone services at affordable rates. AT&T's solution also enables us to
focus on our mission to help the less fortunate in our community."
AT&T Announces New Five-Year Voice and Data Services Contract with Advanced
- "We were seeking a communications provider that would enable us to
uphold our reputation of offering quality healthcare service through the most
technologically advanced applications," said Edith Schneider,
telecommunications manager for Advanced Healthcare. "We're certain that
AT&T companies will supply us with premium services and equipment, allowing
us to stay on the cutting edge of technology and consistently deliver
first-rate patient care in more than 30 specialties."
AT&T Helps Lee Enterprises Make Headlines with $3 Million Networking
- "With our rapid online growth, news deadlines come every minute of
every day, so the journalists at our various locations need the reliable and
fast access to information that AT&T delivers," said Brian Kardell,
vice president of production and chief information officer at Lee Enterprises.
"AT&T's advanced networking solutions also help our managers optimize
efficiency and performance across the company's operations."
AT&T Wins $3.5 Million Global Networking Contract from Orica
- "AT&T was selected ahead of several global competitors who were
bidding for the contract because of the company's global reach and long-term
experience in the delivery of IP based solutions," said David Vranes, of
Orica's IT Shared Services. "The project will leverage AT&T's advanced
customer management tools, including AT&T IP VPN."
AT&T Announces New Contract with the Daugthers of Charity Health
- "We needed to expand our bandwidth to support applications that are
critical to the well-being of our patients," said Richard Hutsell, CIO of
the Daughters of Charity Health System. "We trust AT&T to equip us with
a solution that will help DCHS operate at optimum levels of efficiency for
improved patient care in each of our facilities."
Volex Improves Collaboration with AT&T Networking Services
- "Previously, we linked our operational, manufacturing and sales
locations through a number of different solutions from disparate providers,
which made collaboration among different offices difficult," said Michael
Tonino, global vice president of Information Technology for Volex. "With
AT&T's VPN, we have an integrated common network to improve productivity
and enhance teamwork among our employees, which in turn, improves service to
AT&T Announces New Contract with Greater Cleveland Regional Transit
- "We recently upgraded our emergency services and needed a reliable
provider to help support those enhancements," said Hamid R. Manteghi, CIO,
Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority. "We're confident that
AT&T will provide the level of redundancy we require to ensure success of
this project and deliver cost-effective customer service."
AT&T Announces New Contract with Wheaton Franciscan Services, Inc.
- "We are enhancing our dedication to exceptional customer service by
using the innovative information technology and logistics capabilities provided
by AT&T," said Larry Griffith, director of technology operations,
Wheaton Franciscan Services, Inc. "By introducing the services of AT&T,
we expect to see increased customer satisfaction and heightened efficiency
through our use of consistent voice and data transmission across our entire
AT&T Announces New Data Services Contract with the City of Folsom
- "Our outdated T1 service could no longer accommodate our growing demand
for high speed connections," said Efrem Richardson, Folsom's information
systems manager. "We turned to AT&T to upgrade our services and provide
our employees with a reliable, secure network that could support our
AT&T Announces New Contract with Northwestern Business College
- "We wanted our students and faculty to have reliable access not only to
the Internet but also to our other campuses as well for more efficient
communication across our entire network," said Omar Bernal, chief
information officer, Northwestern Business College. "By working with
AT&T, we will be able to offer our students a secure and fully managed WAN
to help them further their education through expanded capabilities."
AT&T Secures New Contract with Shawnee Public Schools
- "In order to meet state requirements and to support our
bandwidth-intensive applications, we needed a provider with the capability to
deliver a highly reliable solution at a cost-effective rate," said Lynda
Nichol, director of Technology and Public Relations, Shawnee Public Schools.
"We succeeded in finding this with AT&T."
Hyundai Merchant Marine Selects AT&T for 57-Site Global IP VPN and VoIP
- "Our business has experienced rapid global expansion, and as a result,
our networking demands are becoming much more complex," said Mr. KJ Ahn,
managing director of IT Team, Hyundai Merchant Marine. "To simplify that
complexity and to support our continued growth, we needed a networking provider
with extensive global reach augmented by quality, reliability and financial
stability to ensure long-term support. AT&T was the only company that was
able to meet our requirements."
AT&T Secures New Data Services Contract with Day Kimball Hospital
- "In order to stay on the cutting edge in communications technology, we
needed to upgrade our current data products and services," said Carl
Gentry, chief information officer, Day Kimball Hospital. "The solution
provided by AT&T will not only unify our process for data transfer but also
allow us to offer our patients multiple points of access to the Internet while
at the hospital, enabling us to stay ahead of the competition, increase
customer service and prepare for future clinical system
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US Airways Selects AT&T for Voice and Data Services
- "AT&T offered the optimum solution to consolidate our
telecommunications services. They have unsurpassed breadth and depth of
services which will enable us to increase efficiencies and decrease overall
network costs. More importantly, maintaining an efficient and advanced network
is crucial to our business, as we continue to strive to deliver outstanding
customer experience." ~ Joe Beery, US Airways' senior vice president and
chief information officer.
Equity Residential Finds a Home with AT&T
- "We're delighted to collaborate with AT&T, one of the premier
communications companies in the world. The new network gives us visibility and
control over our telecommunications infrastructure and expense and is flexible
enough to support our portfolio strategy." ~ Michael Manelis, senior vice
president, Property Operations of Equity Residential.
AT&T Launches High Speed Wireless Internet Service at Cleveland's Quicken
- "Providing cutting-edge technology in a variety of applications from
our LED scoreboard to wireless communication enhances the total Cavaliers game
experience for our fans," said Cavaliers President Len Komoroski.
"Making Quicken Loans Arena one of the key locations for AT&T Wi-Fi
deployment adds another high-level technical advancement that brings many
benefits to our guests at Cavs games and other arena events."
American Hospital Association Endorses AT&T as Preferred Communications
- "AT&T not only has the widest U.S. and global presence, but they
also demonstrated to us a comprehensive understanding of the issues facing
healthcare and a deeply rooted commitment to delivering telecommunications
products and services that meet the long-term IT needs of our field. We look
forward to working with AT&T, along with our portfolio of other technology
solutions, to promote the adoption of communications and IT solutions that
enhance quality patient care and enable hospitals to operate more effectively
and efficiently." ~ Anthony J. Burke, president of AHA Solutions, Inc.
AT&T Deploys Next-Generation Fiber-To-The-Premises Network in Northern
Nevada at Kiley Ranch
- "Kiley Ranch will foster excellence in combining residential and
business development and represents what we call a live-work environment that
allows residents to work where they live and play. By teaming with AT&T
SmartMoves, we can increase the value of our homes for potential buyers by
offering state-of-the-art communications and entertainment solutions." ~
Paul Curtis, CEO of Kiley Ranch Communities.
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Ducks Unlimited Contracts with AT&T; $1.5 Million AT&T Foundation Grant
Helps Fund the Renovation and Construction of the New Math, Science and
- "Reliability is the main reason we do business with AT&T. Our
business operations rely heavily on e-mail, as most businesses do today, and we
need a provider we can count on. In addition, our Web site is a key way of
keeping in touch with our 700,000 members. After doing business with others in
the past, we can really appreciate the value of AT&T." ~ Andy Pulliam,
director of Information Systems of Ducks Unlimited.
General RV Motors Ahead with AT&T High-Speed Network
- "We needed a provider that could deliver advanced technology and
network speed, allowing us to improve our network infrastructure and implement
VoIP between office locations. By selecting AT&T for all of our voice and
data communications, we're able to increase the efficiency of our operations
while significantly reducing our costs." ~ Ron Slater, IT administrator at
AT&T Helps Australia's Largest Futures Broker Increase Customer
- "We have a network monitoring system, but the best measure of our
network performance is customer feedback — traders know if prices are even a
quarter of a second delayed. Our previous Internet link was not as reliable,
with major latency issues causing market data delays of up to 30 minutes when
under extreme load. This translated into losses of thousands of dollars every
second because displayed prices were incorrect and traders could get an
incorrect picture of the current market status — which adversely affected not
only our profits but our reputation." ~ Zlatko Hristov, Network Manager,
ICBC Selects AT&T to Deploy Banking Industry's First Islandwide Video
Conference Network; Solution Will Improve Efficiency and Enhance Customer
- "With increasing competition in the banking sector we are constantly
looking for new ways to strengthen our service to customers, as well as improve
our own efficiency and cost-effectiveness. We are delighted with the turnkey
solution provided by AT&T and our customers are already enjoying the
benefits of our improved communications infrastructure." ~ Chiu Wei Liu,
Assistant Vice President of Head Office-Secretarial Department at ICB.
AT&T Announces New Data Services Contract with the Rehabilitation Institute
of Chicago; Optical and Networking Services Enable VoIP Communications for
Leading Rehabilitation Hospital
- "We wanted to uphold our reputation as the best rehabilitation hospital
in America by working with a communications provider that could help us expand
our capabilities and improve our productivity. We're confident that AT&T
companies will provide us with high-quality equipment and services to help us
effectively care for our patients." ~ Tim McKula, CIO, Rehabilitation
Institute of Chicago.
AT&T Announces New Five-Year Contract with Premier Community Credit
- "We were in search of a dependable provider to upgrade our bandwidth
and improve security within our voice and data network. We are certain that the
solutions provided by AT&T will improve our quality of service and secure
our voice and data environment." ~ Jeanine Morse, executive vice president
and chief operating officer, Premier Community Credit Union.
AT&T Announces Multimillion-Dollar Contract with Alverno Information
- "We needed a network that could support our increased bandwidth for our
new communications system. AT&T companies will provide us with a highly
reliable, redundant network solution that gives us not only the infrastructure
we need to improve communications but also a network that can withstand our
need for greater bandwidth." ~ Eric Sluder, director of telecommunications,
Alverno Information Services.
AT&T Wins Networking Contract from the Parksite Group
- "Our goal at Parksite is to double our sales by 2009. AT&T is
helping us meet that objective by providing an infrastructure that enables
faster implementation of new sites as we continue to grow and add more
facilities." ~ Patrick Rogers, director of IT for The Parksite Group.
Sovion Selects AT&T as Global Network Provider
- "We have chosen AT&T for its global presence and guaranteed service
levels for an end-to-end MPLS network. AT&T can offer a flexible approach
to the growth and change our company is experiencing." ~ Willem Bastmeijer,
AT&T Wins Contract From Progress Software
- "With team members located around the world, it's critical for every
Progress Software facility to have reliable access to our corporate network in
order to increase productivity and further bolster our award-winning customer
service. The AT&T VPN provides us with a global link to essential
applications and data needed to work at peak performance." ~ Denis Goulet,
vice president of Information Technology for Progress Software Corp.
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