AT&T Ranks Highest in a Tie for Overall Wireless Network Experience in Maryland
BALTIMORE, MD, AUGUST 20, 2014 — A newly released report shows AT&T* wireless customers in Maryland are enjoying a network experience ranked highest in a tie for overall – data, call and text – network performance by an independent mobile analytics firm.
Seattle-based RootMetrics® today released a statewide wireless network performance study, which awarded AT&T in a tie for first in Maryland for its combination of data, call and text network performance. **
“AT&T is tied for the highest rank in our statewide study of overall network performance in Maryland. Our state studies look at data, call and text performance across all network technologies, including 4G LTE in Maryland. We look at performance from a consumer’s point of view, and AT&T offered a very strong overall performance for those in Maryland during our tests,” said Bill Moore, president and CEO of RootMetrics.
AT&T’s innovation and investment has resulted in a nationwide 4G network with ultra-fast speeds and a consistent user experience. AT&T’s 4G LTE deployment is ahead of schedule, covering more than 290 million people. ***
“Network coverage and quality are the top reasons customers choose our network,” said AT&T Vice President and General Manager Rob Forsyth. “We continue to invest and upgrade aggressively. From 2011 through 2013, AT&T has invested more than $600 million in its wireless and wireline networks in Maryland. And we continue to make investments to deliver a great overall mobile experience for our customers.”Commission. AT&T disclaims any obligation to update and revise statements contained in this news release based on new information or otherwise.