The Quest for Data: Engineering a Modernized Infrastructure


Throughout history, some of the best discoveries and innovations have emerged from modernization. From locomotives that travel at unmatched speeds or rockets exploring the deepest regions of space – success is built on a quest to evolve antiquated techniques for the new age. And it’s happening again now across today’s data infrastructures.

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SD-WAN for Distributed Enterprises: Join CenturyLink and Network World at an Event Near You.


SD-WAN makes deploying and managing wide area networks (WANs) easier and more efficient by enabling greater network agility. That’s just one of the reasons why almost half of enterprises are planning to migrate to SD-WAN in the next 24 months, according to IDC.

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Got 10 Minutes? Estimate your VoIP TCO with this handy calculator.


VoIP communication solutions have been proven as a reliable and efficient means of business communications, but surprisingly many businesses still haven’t made the move. Instead they’re relying on aging PBX systems which require ongoing maintenance and can’t support the addition of new communication features today’s tech savvy employees are looking for. If you’re one of those businesses still on the fence about if making the move to VoIP makes sense, we’re making it easy for you.

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Flexibility & Agility in WAN? You bet!


With new technology comes the hope of streamlining processes, decreasing costs, and of course getting ahead of the competition.  So it is with SD-WAN. This new way of connecting multi-site organizations enhances flexibility and agility.  So what makes SD-WAN so attractive?  

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Walk Me to the Car: Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN)


In this “Walk me to the car” blog, we review software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN), a relatively new approach to connecting remote and branch office locations. SD-WAN provides lower CapEx and OpEx while enabling increased flexibility.  It simplifies network control and delivers improved bandwidth with greater visibility into network usage.

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It’s New. It’s Now. It’s #InstantlyBetter WAN Operations.


Today CenturyLink unveiled the newest solution in our advanced networking portfolio, CenturyLink SD-WAN. Ideal for companies with large, multi-site footprints, CenturyLink SD-WAN is a fully managed software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) solution allowing companies to streamline and simplify WAN operations – making practically any network instantly better. 

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Why Partnerships Matter


I often reflect on the power of partnerships. In today’s complex digital world, the simplistic idea of ‘1 + 1 = 3’ perhaps doesn’t go far enough in addressing the necessarily more complex nature of partnerships and alliances today.

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Welcome ElasticBox! Practical Enterprise App Development and Deployment Across Clouds


We’re excited about ElasticBox, to put it mildly. (In case you missed it, CenturyLink announced the acquisition of the multi-cloud platform company this morning.)

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