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Your Business Needs a Cybersecurity Plan None 

Your Business Needs a Cybersecurity Plan

Implementing a cybersecurity defense to protect networks, data, and systems often isn’t front-of-mind for small- to mid-sized companies given the multitude of demand for their attention. New businesses are focused on tasks ranging from driving greater sales to managing clients or from marketing to supervising staff, and small business owners continuously quest to stay ahead of the competition.

GCI Partners with Rackspace to offer cloud technology services None 

GCI Partners with Rackspace to offer cloud technology services

GCI, Alaska’s largest technology and telecommunications company, announced today it will partner with Rackspace, a global leader in cloud computing services, to create innovative new service offerings to serve Alaska customers and expand into new nationwide markets.

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Microcom Achieves DISH ‘Premier Local Retailer’ Status

DISH recently designated Microcom as a “Premier Local Retailer,” the company’s highest honor for businesses that demonstrate excellence in performance and customer experience.

Matt Hultman Joins GCI as New Director of Sales and Marketing for Pacific Northwest None 

Matt Hultman Joins GCI as New Director of Sales and Marketing for Pacific Northwest

GCI on Friday announced that Matt Hultman is joining the team at the company’s Seattle office as the director of sales and marketing for the Pacific Northwest.

GCI grant supports Covenant House suicide prevention efforts None 

GCI grant supports Covenant House suicide prevention efforts

Covenant House Alaska, with support from the GCI Suicide Prevention Grant, is using cultural activities to reduce high rates of suicide by helping homeless Alaska Native youth feel more connected to their roots through Southcentral Foundation’s Denaa Yeets’ program.

iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, Apple Watch Series 3 arrive at GCI on Sept. 29 None 

iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, Apple Watch Series 3 arrive at GCI on Sept. 29

GCI today announced it will offer the new generation iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, and Apple Watch Series 3.

GCI launches new 1Gig red Unlimited internet service None 

GCI launches new 1Gig red Unlimited internet service

Alaskans yearning for high-speed, unlimited internet service need wait no longer, as GCI launches its 1Gig red Unlimited plan, the fastest unlimited internet package in the state. The long-sought upgrade is a major step forward for internet users in Alaska. Additionally, GCI has also upgraded its Simply Unbeatable wireless plans to also be unlimited.

Alaska Communications Supports Youth Development with  $15,000 Donation to Boys & Girls Clubs – Alaska None 

Alaska Communications Supports Youth Development with $15,000 Donation to Boys & Girls Clubs – Alaska

As part of the seventh annual Summer of Heroes program, Alaska Communications donated $15,000 to Boys & Girls Clubs – Alaska, bringing the total donation amount since 2011 up to more than $100,000. Alaska Communications presented the donation to Alana Humphrey, CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs – Alaska, during the organization’s 2017 Driving Great Futures Gala on Saturday, Sept. 16.

Amazon's HQ2: Alaska's opportunity for economic diversification None 

Amazon's HQ2: Alaska's opportunity for economic diversification

Creating wealth unfortunately doesn't just happen; rather, it’s a function of having a "can do" spirit, working hard, being smart and sometimes even a little luck comes into play.

‘Sources of Strength’ bolsters suicide prevention efforts on Kenai Peninsula None 

‘Sources of Strength’ bolsters suicide prevention efforts on Kenai Peninsula

With support from the GCI Suicide Prevention Grant, the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District launched an initiative to raise student awareness about suicide prevention strategies through “Sources of Strength,” the nationally-recognized youth suicide prevention program.