BOSSIER CITY, La. - AT&T is now offering a 1 gigabit connection on its 100% fiber network powered by AT&T FiberSM to customer
locations in parts of the Shreveport-Bossier area, including in parts of Shreveport, Bossier City and surrounding communities.
The Shreveport-Bossier area is one of 51 metros nationwide where AT&T’s ultra-fast internet service is currently available. AT&T plans to reach at least 67 metros with its fastest internet service.
AT&T markets its ultra-fast service to nearly 4 million locations nationwide, of which over 650,000 include
apartments and condo units. AT&T plans to reach at least 12.5 million locations by mid-2019.
AT&T Louisiana state president Sonia Perez said, “Our customers are increasingly interacting with their world in more data-intensive ways. 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 bringing our fastest internet speeds to the Shreveport-Bossier region.”
State Representative Cedric B. Glover said, “The 100% fiber network from AT&T will contribute to our growing economy and high quality of life in Caddo and Bossier Parishes to help create new jobs, expand small business and enhance educational opportunities. We celebrate the expansion of AT&T Fiber to our area and look forward to the possibilities this service brings to areas like the MLK/Cooper Road neighborhood.”
City of Bossier City Mayor Lorenz “Lo” Walker said, “I am very pleased AT&T selected the Bossier City-Shreveport area as a site for its 100% fiber network. Access to ultra-high-speed internet will play a key role in our region’s economic future by helping attract new jobs, encourage innovation and entrepreneurship, and opening new opportunities in many fields.”
Internet-only pricing for customers who choose AT&T Internet 1000, AT&T’s fastest speed tier on its 100% fiber network, starts as low as $80 a month with a 12 month commitment.
Customers may be able to add one of AT&T’s award-winning DIRECTV or U-verse TV services. AT&T has single, double and triple play offers to fit each customer’s needs.
Internet customers on the 100% fiber network have access to the latest Wi-Fi technology. They can enjoy our best in-home experience with faster Wi-Fi speeds and broad coverage to seamlessly connect all their devices.
What can I do with ultra-fast internet service?
These internet speeds are 20x faster than the average cable customer. You can download 25 songs in 1 second or your favorite 90-minute HD movie in less than 34 seconds.
Customers can enjoy our fastest upload and download speeds.
You can also instantly access and stream the latest online movies, music and games. These ultra-fast speeds let you seamlessly telecommute, video-conference, upload and download photos and videos, and connect faster to the cloud.
For more information on AT&T Fiber, visit att.com/getfiber.