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CenturyLink Team Wins Proof of Concept Competition at MEF16

IT managers are well acquainted with the Proof of Concept (POC) as a milestone in launching any new service or infrastructure configuration. At CenturyLink, we believe the POC is more than a technical step of validation. In a world of … Read more…

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5 Reasons to Upgrade Your CPE

Many managers live by the adage, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” In a fast-moving world, this can be good advice, allowing managers to focus on things that really require their attention. But, because the world moves fast, something … Read more…

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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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Zero to Hero in Less than Six Weeks

Becoming a CenturyLink partner means so much more than ‘you selling our stuff’. When we refer to our ‘partners’ we mean exactly that; a two-way business partnership where we invest heavily in their success. Believe me, not everyone in this … Read more…

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Backing a Winning Team

I love sailing. Not just the sheer physical and spiritual thrill of taking a boat into the open sea, but the experience of working as part of a team. There is nothing to beat the camaraderie and the satisfaction of … Read more…

Leaving Las Vegas: A Look at CA World 2015

CenturyLink recently closed the books on our participation at CA World 2015 in Las Vegas. The show did not disappoint, with an action packed agenda including keynotes, demos, breakout sessions and more – exploring hot topics ranging from DevOps to … Read more…

Five Ways Banks Can Win with Mobile Banking

There’s been a lot of talk about mobile banking this year, with customers now expecting always-on, always-available solutions to assist them with all of their banking needs. Whether they are making online payments or simply viewing their account balance, online … Read more…

Unified Communication drives collaboration anywhere, anytime

It takes a village. We have heard that for many years regarding child rearing. The parents among us know how true the adage can be. It takes a collaborative network of parents, grandparents, teachers and other caregivers to raise kids. … Read more…