ANCHORAGE, Alaska--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Alaska Communications (NASDAQ: ALSK) recently became the first in Alaska
to earn Silver Cloud Productivity Competency from Microsoft, improving
its ability to meet the evolving needs of Alaska businesses.
The competency gives Alaska Communications, the state's leading
broadband and IT solutions provider, greater access to Microsoft's
world-class data centers, security and support.
"The Silver Cloud Productivity Competency will further allow us to help
customers take advantage of Microsoft's cloud solutions," Alaska
Communications Vice President of Managed Services Chris Reaburn said.
"We don't just do installations and leave; we work with businesses to
help them overcome challenges and realize the potential of those
products. With Microsoft's increased support, we can do that even more
To achieve the competency, Alaska Communications was required to
demonstrate its expertise by passing comprehensive tests and earning
positive customer references.
"This competency reflects Alaska Communications' deep knowledge of
Microsoft's products and services," Reaburn said. "But it also
represents our dedication to connecting Alaska businesses to the cloud.
We are committed to being the state's most reliable and qualified
provider for cloud solutions."
About Alaska Communications
Alaska Communications (NASDAQ: ALSK) is the leading 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 U.S. For more
information, visit www.alaskacommunications.com
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