AT&T is making good on plans to bring its AT&T Fiber to more cities.The company on Wednesday said the ultra-high-speed broadband service is now in 12 additional cities.
This brings the count up to 10 million locations spread across 84 metro areas in the US. AT&T intends to hit 14 million locations by mid-2019.”We have millions of miles of fiber and this expansion furthers our lead as the largest provider of fiber across the 21 states where we offer home internet service,” according to the blog post.
AT&T is now offering a 1 gigabit connection on our 100% fiber network powered by AT&T FiberSM to customer locations in parts of the Tulsa area, including in parts of Tulsa, Jenks, Owasso and surrounding communities.
The Tulsa area is one of 55 metros nationwide where our ultra-fast internet service is currently available. We plan to reach at least 75 metros with our fastest internet service.Today, we market a 1 gigabit connection1 on our 100% fiber network to over 5.5 million locations across 55 metros. We plan to reach at least 12.5 million locations by mid-2019.
“We are proud to add Tulsa to our list of cities where we plan to bring our fastest internet speed tier available,” said Steve Hahn, president of AT&T Oklahoma. “AT&T’s ultrafast internet speeds will open more possibilities for our customers. They can enjoy doing the things they love online, faster than ever.”
“High-speed internet has quickly become a preferred way to access information and communicate,” said Tulsa Mayor G.T. Bynum. “I am glad to see this investment from AT&T, and am certain that the increased ability to tout Tulsa’s connectivity to fiber internet further strengthens the reputation of our community.”