AT&T Invests Millions To Enhance Space Coast Network
By Space Coast Daily // April 1, 2015
Expands Access to Nation’s Strongest 4G Signal
ABOVE VIDEO: AT&T has invested more than $60 million in its best-in-class wireless and wired networks in the Space Coast between 2012 through 2014, driving a wide range of upgrades to enhance reliability, coverage, speed and performance for residents and business customers.
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA — AT&T has invested more than $60 million in its best-in-class wireless and wired networks in the Space Coast between 2012 through 2014, driving a wide range of upgrades to enhance reliability, coverage, speed and performance for residents and business customers.
As part of its Project Velocity IP (VIP), an investment plan focused on network enhancement and expansion, AT&T in 2014 made wireless network upgrades in the Space Coast area, including 4 new cell sites, addition of network capacity, and new wireless high-speed Internet connections.
“With a growing range of connected home appliances, cars and wearable devices, we depend more on network connectivity than ever before,” said AT&T President, Joe York.
“AT&T’s continued investment in the Space Coast brings a host of new, innovative opportunities for residents and businesses to connect with each other and their customers.”
AT&T provides the nation’s most reliable 4G LTE network today, covering more than 300 million Americans with 4G LTE service. AT&T’s network also has the nation’s strongest LTE signal.
“The economic growth and improvement to Florida’s business climate depends on thoughtful innovation and a fast, reliable network,” said Florida Secretary of Commerce Bill Johnson, who serves as president & CEO of Enterprise Florida, the state’s principal economic development organization.
“AT&T’s on-going investment, provides businesses with the tools necessary to compete and grow, and allows the state’s infrastructure to support the increasing needs of businesses and citizens.”
AT&T was recently recognized by FORTUNE magazine as the Most Admired Telecommunications Company in the world in 2015.
Additionally, FORTUNE ranked AT&T #47 among all companies in all industries in its list of the Top 50 Most Admired companies in the world.
FORTUNE’s Most Admired Companies lists are among the most highly respected indicators of corporate performance and reputation.