AT&T today announced it has won a $2.9 million, three-year contract to expand and upgrade the network supporting 118 NBT Bancorp Inc. offices throughout New York and Pennsylvania.
With more than 400,000 customers, NBT Bancorp is a leading financial institution based in upstate New York.
AT&T will provide an Internet Protocol Virtual Private Network (IP VPN) integrating NBT's key locations and operations centers with branch offices in New York and Pennsylvania. AT&T will manage the transformation of NBT's network, ensuring that technology is deployed on a common platform and integrates seamlessly with legacy systems.
"NBT's focus has always been on providing high-quality customer service," said Joseph Stagliano, NBT Bancorp vice president of information technology. "We are pleased to be working with AT&T to enhance the speed, reliability and capabilities of our network. This new technology significantly reduces our operating costs and will allow us to better serve our customers now and into the future."