Updated Jul. 21, 2014 at 6:00 a.m.

Premium Lock AT&T already seeking permits for rollout of ultrafast network

Published: 2014-07-18 14:06:00
Updated: 2014-07-21 06:00:42

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Don't be surprised if you are a Triangle resident - even in Durham, a non-AT&T market in the old telco days - and you see an AT&T crew touting "Gigapower" logos on shirts or trucks in the near future. The telecommunications giant is wasting no time in rolling out a fiber-optic network as part of the North Carolina Next Generation Network. With all six cities involved now on board, AT&T is moving fast - the old Ma Bell knows that Google could be a threat. So, too, is RST Fiber which has already targeted Wake Forest for testing. Watch out, folks, fiber is coming quickly....

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