Business Insider: Alaska Communications and ASD sign web deal

Partnership to boost ASD Internet

More than 50,000 students and teachers in the Anchorage School District will have access to and increased capacity for new Web-based learning tools, virtual classrooms and faster, reliable Internet thanks to the district's new technology plan with partner Alaska Communications, a broadband solutions provider. Alaska Communications and ASD signed a multi-year agreement that extends a long-standing relationship between the two organizations. The company will provide enhanced broadband services, including faster broadband speeds and a private wireless network, to the district's more than 100 locations to meet ASD's growing technology and educational needs.

Local Embassy Suites wins award

Embassy Suites Hotels recently announced the winners of its 2013 brand awards. The Embassy Suites Anchorage was the winner of the Quality Assurance Award. The best-performing hotels in the portfolio are the 10 percent that score highest on quality assurance audits of cleanliness, condition and adherence to brand standards, and guest satisfaction scores.

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