5 Action Steps to Combat Ransomware in Healthcare


There’s no denying digital transformation in healthcare continues to be the primary driver of improved patient experience and outcomes, increased agility, optimized workforce and operational efficiency.

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6 Considerations for your Cloud Transformation


Using multiple cloud vendors has become the reality for many enterprises. Once a company begins to migrate to the cloud, infrastructure lives not only on-premises and in the domain of one cloud provider, but often winds up split among many providers. This hybrid cloud architecture can happen organically (one team spins up a test environment on Microsoft Azure and another subscribes to a SaaS provider, for example) or it can be part of a proactive disaster recovery and business continuity strategy. No matter what, there’s added complexity.

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Ensuring a Great UC&C Experience


Unified Communications and Collaboration (UC&C) deployments are on the rise. The entire category is forecasted to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.3% to reach $48.61 billion by 2020, according to analyst firm Technavio. Enterprise collaboration software accounted for most of the industry’s revenues, at 51%.

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SD-WAN Is the Cure for the Common Healthcare Network


The enterprise network is the lifeblood of a healthcare organization. An unreliable wide area network (WAN) – one that goes down often or that suffers from traffic spikes – is not just an inconvenience or waste of dollars. It can threaten patients’ lives.

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CenturyLink Government UCaaS Jump Starts Public Sector Digital Transformation


Digital transformation is moving slowly in government segments, according to our work with 451 Research. The analysis attributes this slow speed of change to a set of issues: long procurement cycles, spending constraints, heavy dependence on legacy systems and the volumes of data in them.

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CenturyLink Customer Boosts Revenue Opportunities with IT Services


Good relationships are built on a foundation of communication, connection and trust. This is especially true in business where your relationships with customers, partners and suppliers directly impact the bottom line and success of your company.

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Frost & Sullivan Names CenturyLink a Hybrid Cloud Management Leader


Digital disruption is here to stay, and we thrive on helping enterprise businesses learn to manage that disruption through their cloud instances — whether that’s in a public, private or a hybrid cloud environment. That’s why we are excited to announce that CenturyLink has earned Frost & Sullivan’s 2018 North American Hybrid Cloud Management Platform Product Leadership Award for Cloud Application Manager.

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Managing Your Digital Transformation


Companies in virtually every industry are racing to develop new ways to compete against agile startups and well-heeled incumbent competitors in an increasingly challenging digital environment. While many have seized on digital transformation as a key strategy, getting there can be equally challenging, given that some IT teams only devote roughly 20 percent of their resources to strategic innovation, according to 451 Research.

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