Three Gaston County business parks designated AT&T fiber-ready

As part of AT&T´s continuing efforts to drive economic development and investment in North Carolina, AT&T (NYSE: T) and representatives from Gaston County and the Gaston County Economic Development Commission have designated three business parks in the county fiber ready, the company said.

The developments achieving this designation are Gaston Technology Park in Dallas, Summit Crossing Park in Gastonia and South Ridge Business Park in Bessemer City.

In a global economy, connectivity is vital to new employers and businesses of every type. The AT&T Fiber Ready designation helps economic development leaders more effectively position their communities for site selection by emphasizing the availability of high-speed, fiber-based services.

The AT&T fiber network provides the bandwidth needed to support data intensive services such as video, collaboration, cloud services and more through products such as Ethernet, Virtual Private Networking, Managed Internet Service, AT&T GigaPowerSM and AT&T Business Fiber. Customers can complement their high-speed Internet with network security options and online backup to help protect and virtualize their business-critical information.

AT&T helps millions around the globe connect with leading entertainment, mobile, high speed Internet and voice services. We´re the world´s largest provider of pay TV.