Partnership offers new IT possibilities to Alaska businesses
ANCHORAGE, Alaska--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Alaska businesses now have access to improved secure wireless and worker
mobility through Alaska Communications' (NASDAQ: ALSK) Silver Partner
status with Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company.
Alaska Communications, the state's leading broadband and IT solutions
provider, earned Silver Partner status through its track record of
designing and implementing some of the state's best wireless network
solutions using Aruba products.
Aruba specializes in wireless access points and network management. Its
AirWave network operations system offers real-time monitoring, proactive
alerts, historical reporting and efficient troubleshooting, all through
a centralized user interface.
"We're thrilled to be a Silver Partner with Aruba," Alaska
Communications Vice President of Managed Services Chris Reaburn said.
"Aruba is a global leader in networking solutions and brings great value
to Alaska businesses. The Aruba solutions we manage for clients provide
them granular visibility into their wireless networks enabling us to
monitor user behavior, proactively troubleshoot application issues and
plan for wireless network capacity before it becomes a problem. We're
excited to be the local experts for designing, implementing and
supporting the wireless networks that are enabling the digital
Alaska Communications won the bid to provide a secure wireless solution
supporting the curriculum-based education program at the Joint Base
Elmendorf-Richardson Professional Military Education Center (PME). The
PME Center currently relies on Aruba when training noncommissioned
officers focused on their professional development and career
"Elmendorf's PME Center showcases the strengths of Aruba," said Reaburn.
"We were able to design them a single solution that is secure, scalable
and provides uninterrupted connectivity within the school."
About Alaska Communications
Alaska Communications (NASDAQ: ALSK) is a leading provider of advanced
broadband and IT managed 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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