Communicating across one of the world's harshest roads using the Instant Connect platform.
“With Instant Connect, we were able to deploy a truly unified and connected land mobile radio, telephonic, and administrative network with a system capable of programed expansion by simply modifying the end points to meet mission requirements as needed, without forklifting the entire network.”
Jeff Russell – Dalton District Superintendent, State of Alaska DOT
Needed to implement phone, radio, and Internet communications capabilities along one of the harshest stretches of highway in the United States – the Dalton Highway (also known as “Haul Road”) – with absolute reliability in spite of extreme conditions.
TheInstant Connect environment seamlessly supports fixed and mobile communications across telephone, radio, Internet, and other devices with push-button simplicity. Alaska now has network connectivity for Dalton and Elliott roadways with highly secure data, voice, video, and application services back to the office. And a complete IP-based dispatch and incident response system.
Faster response to emergency situations with vital manpower and equipment.
Expandability to broaden reach, enhance safety, and improve responsiveness.
Better equipment management and maintenance efficiencies.
View the Alaska Department of Transportation Case Study (PDF)