AT&T Expands 100 Percent Fiber Network

AT&T Expands 100 Percent Fiber Network
AT&T is now offering a 1 gigabit connection on our 100% fiber network powered by AT&T Fiber to customer locations in the Memphis area, including in parts of Lakeland and surrounding areas.
AT&T previously announced ultra-fast internet speeds available in parts of Arlington, Bartlett, Collierville, Germantown, Memphis and surrounding communities.
The Memphis area is one of 57 metros nationwide where our ultra-fast internet service is currently available. We plan to reach at least 75 metros with our fastest internet service.
“In an increasingly competitive market for job attraction, this is the type of incentive that can help Shelby County contend for the best jobs,” said Rep. Ron Lollar. “High-speed Internet is quickly becoming the backbone of our economy and news of this private investment is most welcome.”
Today, AT&T market a 1 gigabit connection1 on our 100% fiber network to over 5.5 million locations across 57 metros. We plan to reach at least 12.5 million locations by mid-2019.
“Internet access is key to education, job creation and real estate values,” said Lakeland Mayor Wyeth Bunker. “But this type of ultra-high-speed connectivity sets Lakeland apart from other communities and helps ensure our communities continue to grow and prosper.”
“Our customers are increasingly interacting with their world in more data-intensive ways,” said Chuck Thomas, regional director, AT&T Tennessee. “A growing number of people are streaming content directly from their devices, and interacting with family and friends through live videos. For these reasons, we’re continuing to expand the availability of our fastest internet speeds to more Memphis area communities.”
AT&T Internet 1000, is our fastest internet speed tier on our 100% fiber network. It is offered at $70 per month for customers who bundle with another AT&T service on a single bill, or only $80 per month standalone. Either way, there are no extra monthly fees and equipment is included with a 12-month agreement.3 Customers are also able to add our award-winning DIRECTV or U-verse TV service as well. We have single, double and triple play offers to fit each customer’s needs.
What can I do with a service that starts with a 1 gig connection?
You can download 25 songs in 1 second or your favorite 90-minute HD movie in less than 34 seconds.4 Customers can enjoy our fastest upload and download speeds.
You can also quickly access and stream the latest online movies, music and games. These ultrafast speeds let you easily telecommute, video-conference, upload and download photos and videos, and connect faster to the cloud.
What is AT&T Fiber?
Our 100% fiber network under the AT&T Fiber umbrella brand lets customers choose from a range of internet speeds, all over an ultrafast internet connection. This 100% fiber network is just one of the network technologies we plan to use to connect customers as a part of AT&T Fiber.
Frost & Sullivan recently recognized AT&T for its leadership in high-speed internet services. It awarded AT&T the 2016 Company of the Year Award for Broadband Access. The analyst firm praised AT&T for “rapidly evolving into a new form of telecommunications company; one that is based on the delivery of broadband access, both fixed and mobile, as well as services that ride that access.”
For more information on AT&T Fiber, visit

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