AT&T snares VA contract

January 2007
Network World;1/15/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the three-year, $17.2 million award received by AT&T from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The company will connect 48 VA hospitals and administrative offices to its MPLS Private Network Transport Service. It is expected to be the secondary carrier for the VA, which has used Sprint as its primary voice and data service provider since the late 1990s. The VA is moving to a dual-carrier network architecture to improve reliability and redundancy with the AT&T award.


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