Bowne & Co., Inc. Signs Multiyear $2 Million Contract with AT&T for Wide Area Network, Internet
New York, New York, November 2, 2006
AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) today announced an extended OneNet® Service contract with Bowne & Co., Inc., a global leader in financial, marketing and business communications services. Under the new $2 million two-year contract, AT&T will provide a bundled offering of voice, frame relay, and network services to support 60 global and domestic Bowne locations.
AT&T OneNet is a solution that allows companies to tap AT&T's industry-leading communications services and to build applications for voice, data, contact center, Internet and calling card requirements as needed. Initially, Bowne will use AT&T data and Internet services, including local, long distance, and private line voice services, as well as a host of other local area network (LAN) and wide area network (WAN) management capabilities. The solution is designed to minimize cost and maximize flexibility as Bowne's business grows and its telecommunications needs change.
The new contract extends a long relationship between AT&T and Bowne. AT&T has a strong track record of providing world-class telecommunications services to Bowne.
"We are extremely pleased to continue our relationship with AT&T," said Mike Shullich, vice president and chief technology officer for Bowne. "As our clients' needs and expectations continue to evolve, it is even more important for Bowne to deploy leading- edge technology to keep up with increased demand for excellent customer service, and fast and accurate turnaround and customized products and services. Bowne stakeholders expect the best, and AT&T provides top-quality services, products and personnel that support our delivery of high-value solutions to our clients."
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About Bowne & Co., Inc.
Bowne & Co., Inc. (NYSE: BNE) provides financial, marketing and business communications services around the world. Dealmakers rely on Bowne to handle critical transactional communications with speed and accuracy. Compliance professionals turn to Bowne to prepare and file regulatory and shareholder communications online and in print. Marketers look to Bowne to create and distribute customized, one-to-one communications on-demand. With 3,200 employees in 60 offices around the globe, Bowne has met the ever-changing demands of its clients for more than 230 years. For more information, please visit www.bowne.com.
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