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Colocation

Product Overview

Keep your data safe and secure.

CenturyLink brings nearly 20 years of experience delivering secure and reliable data center colocation services, helping businesses increase efficiency, cut costs, increase growth opportunities and improve service levels. Recognized as a trusted colocation provider by many of the world's largest companies, our global footprint includes over 60 data centers built to a minimum of N+1 redundant infrastructure and backed by a 100% power uptime Service Level Agreement (SLA).

Find out why CenturyLink is the ideal colocation partner.

Making The Case for Colocation

Trusted by some of the world's leading enterprises and government agencies.
Zero Upfront Capital Reinvestments
Coloflex: Quickly react to business changes by reallocating resources throughout our 60+ facilities
Rigorous Compliance Management: Including SSAE16, PCI DSS, and HIPAA
Backed Up by 100% Uptime Power SLA

Benefits

When your business' e-commerce, data security and industry compliance are on the line, you can't afford to take any chances. Store your servers at a CenturyLink data center and keep your business' critical and sensitive data safe and secure.

Security

We offer multi-layered site security including perimeter fencing and gates, video surveillance, keycards, biometric scanners, mantraps and an around-the-clock on-site security staff.

Reliability

CenturyLink is a Tier 1 ISP with its own global network. This means we provide interconnection to all of our 60+ data centers, as well as other POPs around the world. Our connectivity options include Internet bandwidth, multiprotocol label switching (MPLS), a virtual private network (VPN), Ethernet virtual private line (EVPL), Ethernet private line (EPL) and other reliable private line services.

Cost Effective

CenturyLink colocation services operate on a pay-as-you-go basis, helping you to realize capital and operational expense savings.

Availability

CenturyLink has 60+ reliable data centers, so there's plenty availability for you and your business' crucial data, and it's all backed by a 100% uptime and stringent temperature and humidity SLAs.

Expertise

The CenturyLink team of knowledgeable experts will manage your design, migration, installation, and even your day-to-day operations. Our 600 engineers and staff have hundreds of industry certifications, helping to equip you with reliable, secure data center colocation services.

Support

With CenturyLink you'll have access to 24/7 support. You'll also be able to consolidate all of your tech needs instead of hiring multiple vendors.

Our Passion for Precision

Security

Multi-level physical and logical security as well as challenge points. Our security is trusted by government agencies in addition to Financial, Insurance, Healthcare and Retail businesses.

Network

CenturyLink is a Tier 1 ISP and international carrier offering multiprotocol label switching (MPLS), virtual private network (VPN), Ethernet virtual private line (EVPL), Ethernet private line (EPL) and private line services.

Power

CenturyLink delivers clean, continuous power to your critical systems, with power densities up to 50kw per cabinet, backed by a 100% power uptime SLA.

Services

CenturyLink is your data center partner extending your IT staff. Whether you need migration support or project management, our Advanced Services teams are here to help you.

CenturyLink data centers offer more than just space, power and
cooling. See how else we can help your business.

Don't take our word for it

Hear from our customers.

"From the start, (CenturyLink) demonstrated a strong understanding of the financial services market — we knew this wasn't your average hosting and colocation provider."

— Toby Battell,
Director of Hosted Infrastructure, Linedata

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