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AT&T BRINGS MOBILE INTERNET NETWORK TO I-79
Local Wireless Network Upgrade Extends Access to Advanced Products,Services and Applications
CHARLESTON, WV AUGUST 8, 2013
AT&T* today announced the availability of its mobile Internetnetwork along Interstate-79 extending access for advanced mobile services, devices and applicationsto customers from Charleston to Sutton. AT&T is an industry leader in delivering the benefits of the mobile Internet, offering powerful and flexibleconnectivity, a wide range of smartphone and other device options, and simultaneous voice and datacapabilities for an amazing wireless voice and Internet experience.
―Investments in mobile Internet tec
hnologies foster economic growth in areas like small business, high-
tech manufacturing, health care and education,‖
said J. Michael Schweder, President of AT&T Mid- Atlantic
. ―This investment is especially important to consumers and businesses in
Charleston andSutton who are working hard to rebuild West
-Fi network** including more than 32,000 AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spotsat popular restaurants, hotels, bookstores and retailers, and provides access to more than 402,000hotspots globally through roaming agreements. AT&T also is a leading developer of Distributed Antenna Systems, which utilize multiple small antennasto maximize coverage and speed within stadiums, convention centers, office buildings, hotels and other areas where traditional coverage methods are challenging.