Alaska Communications Brings Locally Hosted Microsoft Azure Services to Alaska

Alaska Communications (NASDAQ: ALSK) will bring locally hosted Microsoft Azure Stack Hub cloud services to Alaska, the company said.

Alaska Communications, one of Alaska´s broadband and IT solutions providers, has utilized Azure Stack Hub to enhance computing by offering greater flexibility and reliability. Now the team will bring local cloud solutions to the state of Alaska, which will lower the latency users experience.

Azure Stack Hub will give customers in the state of Alaska the ability to achieve low latency and the confidence of a local presence for sensitive applications. Customers may realize cost saving through eliminating the need to maintain on-premises infrastructure, reduced hardware support costs, and space and power.

Through technology, resources and expertise, Alaska Communications is proud to help Alaska organizations achieve their IT goals, grow their business and serve the residents of our state. Microsoft Azure Stack Hub from Alaska Communications will be available later this year.

Alaska Communications is the provider of advanced broadband and managed IT services for businesses and consumers in Alaska. The company operates a highly reliable, advanced statewide data network with the latest technology and the most diverse undersea fiber optic system connecting Alaska to the contiguous US For more information, visit www.alaskacommunications.com or www.alsk.com.