Alaskans gain access to new Voice Over Internet Service

Alaska residents and small business owners can take their local business or home phone number anywhere they travel thanks to Alaska Communications´ (NASDAQ: ALSK) new voice solutions, the company said.

AKVoice Business and AKVoice Home are modern voice services that run over any broadband Internet connection. Customers in most areas can keep their Alaska phone number no matter where they connect.

With AKVoice, small businesses get the latest technology to improve productivity, security and collaboration. AKVoice Express for single line phones and AKVoice Advanced with hosted PBX capabilities, both offer unlimited local and domestic long distance with advanced call handling and cloud features. AKVoice lets employees manage calls and customer communication from anywhere they decide to call their office.

With AKVoice Home, customers in most areas can keep their Alaska phone number no matter where they connect, whether at their home, their cabin or even while they´re on vacation. It can also close a gap for families, providing a home line for children to use until they are ready for their own cell phone. Offered at a flat monthly rate, AKVoice Home is a self-installed product, giving the customer added flexibility. Set up is as simple as plugging in an adapter and handset.

AKVoice demonstrates Alaska Communications´ commitment to offering both residential and business customers convenient and high-quality voice solutions.

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 or