About ASA


Provide a professional portfolio of information technology resources and services for the advancement of education, research, and economic development in Alabama.


The Alabama Supercomputer Authority is an Alabama public corporation with the mission to develop and operate the statewide Alabama Research and Education Network and the Alabama Supercomputer Center . The Authority has a 21-member Board of Directors which sets policy and direction. The Board is appointed by the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Speaker of the House, and Council of Presidents.

Funding for the Authority comes from the Alabama Education Trust Fund, from fee for service, and from federal contracts and grants. Services are provided statewide by the Authority staff and through a professional services and facilities management contractor, Computer Sciences Corporation.

ASA Services

The Authority's facilities are available for commercial use at published rates. Current rates are available upon request through ASA's business office.

For ASA services view ASA Brochure (pdf) and visit the ASA Services page.

View ASA's Acceptable Use Policies.


Network Office
Alabama Supercomputer Authority
686 Discovery Drive
Huntsville, AL 35806
Phone: (256) 971-7408
Fax: (256) 971-7473
Directions & Map Available
Business Office
Alabama Supercomputer Authority
401 Adams Avenue
Suite 764
Montgomery, AL 36130
Phone: (334) 242-0100
Fax: (334) 242-0637
Directions & Map Available

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