|MTA Core Network
|Point of Presence (PoP)
MTA is an Alaska-owned and operated telecom and tech co-op founded in 1953. We built the only all-terrestrial fiber
route from Alaska to Canada, then connected with Canadian carriers to expand the network to Seattle and Chicago. Our
customers and partners now have direct, diverse, and fast access to Chicago, Calgary, Seattle, and Portland.
Experience the lowest latency connectivity between Alaska and the Midwest — 20-30% lower at ~75 ms round-trip latency between Fairbanks and Chicago Cermak.
Deliver data faster and gain unmatched resiliency with access to Tier 1 peering in Seattle, Portland, Calgary, and Chicago.
Diversify your cloud connectivity with direct connections to Azure Government Cloud in Chicago or AWS in Calgary.
Secure your connection with diversity through primary and secondary routes or MPLS mesh Ethernet service on subsea and terrestrial routes.
Have confidence knowing you’re on the most geographically diverse network in and out of Alaska.
with ~75 ms round-trip latency to Chicago.
connections to four different Tier 1 regions.
with diverse fiber route options, multiple regions, and POPs.
Large businesses and government entities that work between Alaska and the Lower 48 will have new options for operations, access to cloud providers