GCI to buy ACS' wireless division for $300 million

...Thursday, Alaska Communications Systems (ACS) announced it will sell its cellphone until early 2015, and until then, ACS cellphone customers will not see any is business as usual," she said.ACS cellphone customers will receive updates...
My Turn: At ACS, new focus brings opportunity

I once heard it said, "If you're not moving forward, then you're falling behind." Those words aptly describe the motivations behind Alaska Communications' decision earlier this month to move its business in an exciting new direction.
Letter: Capital Transit doesn't count seconds

...have a universal clock system. Capital Transit expects the drivers to stay on time with their own watches, setting time by ACS exclusively, which over the years has created some confusion. A driver will radio to base for a time check, and given to the...
The best win at Anchorage Christian Invitational wrestling tournament

...gathered last weekend for the Lime Solar/ACS Invitational Wrestling Tournament at Anchorage...directors have discussed moving the the ACS Invite a few weeks later in the season but...and be successful again."LIME SOLAR/ACS INVITATIONALTeam scores1) Kotzebue 257...
ACS restores service to Southeast customers

...restore service as quickly as possible," ACS communications director Heather Cavanaugh said Saturday morning. ACS officials said the disruption in service...severed cable has not yet been repaired, and ACS is working with other network carriers to...
ACS to bring 4G LTE to Alaska

...faster than current 3G wireless networks. ACS intends to invest a total of $32 million...operations and existing cash reserves. ACS spokeswoman Heather Cavanaugh said the telecommunications...areas as well." Juneau is currently in ACS' 3G coverage area. Cavanaugh said using...
ACS moves to Lemon Creek

...and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturdays. ACS spokeswoman Heather Cavanaugh said the new...experience with our products and services," ACS Vice President of Consumer Sales & Service...not yet known if anything will be taking ACS' spot at the mall. Cavanaugh said ACS...
ACS names chief operating officer

...Communications Systems, a new position reporting to ACS President and CEO Liane Pelletier. Vadapalli...strategic and operational leadership of ACS' sales and service, product and marketing...president of technology and operations at ACS, and has been with the company since August...
ACS announces 10 Mbps home internet service

...telecommunications company announced its new home Internet service and the addition of the iPhone to its smartphone lineup.ACS first offered its home Internet service plan in March. The plan features download speeds up to 10 megabits per second, no data...
Telecom company ACS to cut workforce by about 2 percent

ANCHORAGE - ACS, one of Alaska's top telecom firms, says it needs to cut about 20 employees. That reflects 2 percent of its workforce. ACS is one of the lead players in Alaska's phone and Internet industries...


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