Wednesday, December 20, 2006

DIRECTV Awards Data Networking Contract Extension to AT&T

DIRECTV will continue its current contract with AT&T for OneNet services for an additional year at a value of $33 million. AT&T will continue to provide DIRECTV with toll-free 800, Advanced Features and ATM and Frame Relay services that support 18 call centers and approximately 60 corporate WAN points of presence. AT&T will also begin to provide MPLS connectivity for supporting DIRECTV's corporate VoIP traffic.