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Private Layer 3

A Private, Reliable Network

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Connect all your business locations and keep your traffic private from the public internet. With Private Layer 3, you’ll gain a dedicated connection to our core network and the ability to converge all your voice, video, and data applications through one service. Plus, you can prioritize your traffic for critical applications to optimize your bandwidth and manage your costs.

With Alaska Communications, we’ll work with you to design, implement, and manage a proactive network built with security and business continuity in mind.

Your Network is the Backbone of Your Business

L3-MPLS provides a seamless IP network for all your voice, video, internet and data traffic in the state or around the world


Keep your traffic isolated from the public internet and other users on dedicated paths that run across our core network. Private Layer 3 is built on our MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certified core network, providing you with the highest quality service to ensure your data is kept private.


Prioritize your bandwidths to specific tasks with the freedom to alter as your business needs change. You’ll get the flexibility to maximize your network, to make it work for you.

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Classes of Service (CoS)

Prioritization of traffic is available to support your different applications and enable all your voice, video and data traffic to travel on the same network where, routing critical real-time information first.


Rest assured knowing your data and traffic is secure and isolated from other uses, whether you manage your routers or let our experts do that for you.

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Business Continuity

Our Carrier Ethernet certified professionals will work with you to design your network that builds redundancy and diversity. If a network emergency occurs at one of your locations, we can reroute your traffic to your other locations.

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Alaska Communications is the first Alaska company to become MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certified. With 24/7 monitoring and support, our offering is backed by strong end-to-end performance SLAs for optimum uptime, latency, jitter and packet loss.

Define Your Priorities

Gain the ability to converge your voice, video, and data applications with Private Layer 3, traveling over one network connection, you can optimize performance by prioritizing real-time applications via multiple classes of service.

Expedited Forwarding Highest priority delivery: designed for small IP packets to reduce jitter and latency. Typically used for mission critical/delay sensitive voice traffic.
Assured Forwarding High priority delivery: designed for larger IP packets and has deeper buffers. Typically used for video and critical data application.
Best Effort Default forwarding class: Typically used for web traffic and file transfers.
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Customize Your Network

With coverage extending across Alaska, Private Layer 3 allows customization to individual locations with speeds ranging from 1Mbps up to 1Gbps. Now costly, time-consuming, point-to-point provisioning is a thing of the past. Experience the flexibility you demand, with high bandwidths where you need it, and the ability to manage costs.

World-Class Performance

Transport your data anywhere. Built to meet the highest quality standards, Private Layer 3 is built on Alaska’s first Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) 2.0 certified Carrier Ethernet network, providing your business with optimal end-to-end performance.

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