AK-WA Connection 2009: ACS sprints ahead in
Alaska telecom race
New fiber-optic cable brings geographical diversity, greater reliability to
telecommunications providerís connections to Outside
By Rose Ragsdale
When Alaska Communications Systems brought its new undersea fiber-optic cable on line in April, the company became the only telecommunications provider in Alaska with two subsea links that follow different geographic routes to the Lower 48.
ACS hailed completion of its Alaska-Oregon Network, or AKO....
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Fiber technology advances
Redundant network, reliable service
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