Utility Storage

Effectively manage and master your data.

Thanks to today's focus on Big Data, many companies are experiencing a new set of challenges: how do you manage and store the fast-growing amount of data while also making it easy to access and control?

That's where cloud-based CenturyLink® Utility Storage comes in. It provides storage agility, which means you don't over-purchase capacity but can expand your storage environment when needed. Quickly, efficiently and cost-effectively.

As a fully managed solution, our Utility Storage solution delivers 24/7 enterprise-grade storage without the need for dedicated hardware. It uses snapshots and replication features to protect against physical disaster or damage. Your data is stored in our data centers, which are standardized on an industry-proven multitenant security model to further provide data reliability.

Features & Benefits


  • Service level agreements (SLAs) across tiers of service
  • Quick management-portal provisioning for Storage Area Networks (SANs)
  • Choose from block or file storage
  • Snapshot and replication options
  • Shared or dedicated options
  • Service level agreements (SLAs) across tiers of service
  • 99.99% uptime SLA for business applications
  • Scalability from gigabytes to petabytes
  • Advanced reporting and alerts


  • Enjoy consistency between resources with proven data replication
  • Save time and IT effort with automated provisioning
  • Reduce costs by paying only for what you need
  • Reduce time to ROI with easy management and no capital investment
  • Benefit from the expertise of our storage engineers that average more than 20 years of individual experience


Your storage, your way.

With CenturyLink Utility Storage, you get a choice between three levels of performance:


(in increments)


Best Suited For


500 GB

15,000 IOPS availability

Databases, critical transaction processing, near real-time operations and reporting


50 GB

5,000 IOPS availability

Most typical business applications


50 GB

500 IOPS availability

Test and development environments, archiving

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