AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) today announced a new contract with Premier Community Credit Union, a Stockton, California-based provider of premium financial services.
Under the terms of the contract, AT&T will provide Network-based Virtual Private Network (NVPN) services, using Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) technology, and will support services to provide increased bandwidth and full maintenance support to Premier Community Credit Union's six branch locations.
These services will improve network continuity and support advanced applications, resulting in overall improvements to customer service. Additionally, these services will provide increased security and network redundancy, affording Premier Community Credit Union a secure environment for data transactions across its network.
"We were in search of a dependable provider to upgrade our bandwidth and improve security within our voice and data network," said Jeanine Morse, executive vice president and chief operating officer, Premier Community Credit Union. "We are certain that the solutions provided by AT&T will improve our quality of service and secure our voice and data environment."
"Credit unions want and need an affordable, secure and reliable means of meeting members' increasing demand for sophisticated financial services," said Robin MacGillivray, president-Business Communications Services, AT&T.* "Premier Community's motto, "We're here for you," is a reflection of their commitment to meeting those demands. We're pleased that they've chosen AT&T as their primary voice and data services provider. Our solution will enable them to offer reliable and enhanced services with the increased security they need and with the peace of mind they can pass on to their members."