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Alaska CloudSM Services

Get the flexibility to build the cloud service your business needs. Alaska CloudSM offers you access to a localized cloud service, which is powered by Microsoft Azure Stack®. Now, you’ll be able to host applications in Alaska addressing performance, data sovereignty, and disaster recovery concerns.

Plus you’ll gain a team of experts ready to address your cloud concerns, from discovery to ongoing management, and application optimization, we’ve got you covered. Our team of experts are here to help with your transition to the cloud.

Local Presence With Global Experience

A New Way to Connect to the Cloud

Alaska Cloud powered by Microsoft Azure Stack brings a new way to connect to the cloud in Alaska, at the Alaska Communications Data Center. It combines the core functions of Azure with Alaska infrastructure, delivering enhanced computing to build and deploy applications anywhere. Azure Stack is an extension of Azure cloud computing and uses the same underlying technologies with consistent tools and services. With hardware based in Alaska, you’ll gain local cloud services, improve operational efficiency, experience enhanced business continuity, and benefit from on-demand scalability.

Cloud Services That Fit Your Needs

With Alaska Cloud, you’ll gain the agility and continuity to do business your way.

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MOBILITY

With applications hosted in the Alaska Cloud, employees can work remotely by accessing applications, devices, and data when and where they need them.

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ON DEMAND SCALABILITY

Companies seeking a cloud-first approach to IT systems might find that Microsoft Azure public cloud isn’t the right fit for all applications. With Alaska Cloud, you can scale your management approach and migrate applications when the time is right.

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MORE VALUE FOR YOUR I.T. DOLLARS

Realize cost savings by eliminating the need for on-premises infrastructure, lowering hardware support costs, and reducing space and power needed to operate.

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ENTERPRISE-LEVEL SECURITY

Data in transit between customer premises and Alaska Cloud can be encrypted, depending on the level of data protection required. Alaska Communications will work with you to develop the appropriate mechanisms required to meet this need.

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PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

We’ll bring the expertise and people you need to deploy, optimize, and manage your new environment—allowing you to focus on innovation rather than building and managing a cloud computing platform on your own.

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REGULATORY CONTINUITY

Design and build business applications and services using standardized Azure tools that fit your regulatory and data sovereignty needs. Then, deploy them to Microsoft Azure’s public cloud, or your private cloud hosted by Alaska Cloud. By hosting your applications and services with a trusted partner in Alaska, you’ll experience the performance of an on-premise solution, with the speed and agility of Azure public cloud.

Mapping Your
Cloud Journey

Identifying and moving the appropriate applications and data are key to a successful migration to the cloud. Our team of cloud migrations experts will assist in your discovery and assessment phases. We will provide workshops to help guide the network buildout, and offer continued full cloud management.

Discovery

Learn more about cloud migration and ownership, core services needed, and get a cost-savings analysis.

Assessment

Schedule an Alaska Cloud readiness assessment to examine applications for lift-and-shift possibilities as well as real cost for migration.

Workshop

Obtain guidance over two weeks to scale cloud readiness and design your data beyond what’s possible on premise.

Buildout

Receive core services and network connectivity while you watch your new Alaska Cloud environment transform.

Continued Operations

Full suite of professional and managed services from application modernization and data analytics to full cloud management.

Additional Resources

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