PARTNER OPPORTUNITIES

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Partner with CenturyLink and an innovative product portfolio to help you grow your business and exceed customer expectations.




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Expand your business with the power of partnership

Grow your business with a powerful global network and a comprehensive portfolio of services and technologies for your prospects and customers.

CHANNEL PARTNERS

Limitless opportunities for the independent agent

From incentives and training to dedicated channel managers, CenturyLink provides Channel Partners the opportunity to sell our comprehensive portfolio of solutions spanning networking, security, hybrid cloud, voice and unified communications, and managed services.

STRATEGIC ALLIANCE

Joint sales opportunities for shared customers

As independent agent extensions of the CenturyLink sales force, Channel Alliance Partners provide technology and IT solutions using CenturyLink services for mutual customers. The program is also ideal for Value-Added Resellers (VARs).

The CenturyLink Advantage
Everything you need to grow and succeed as a CenturyLink Partner.

Solve customer challenges

Help your customers deploy global IT solutions specific to their industry and organizational needs with CenturyLink’s innovative network services, hybrid cloud solutions, security and more.

Grow your business

Expand your customer base, enter new markets and maximize revenue through access to innovative marketing programs and tools, customer events, compelling marketing collateral and sales training.

Expand your expertise

Access CenturyLink solution architects and engineering specialists, attend technology training workshops or download technical materials via our online partner portal.




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Where digital business goes to network
It’s all about your network

At its core, a thriving partnership is about making connections. The CenturyLink Channel Partner Program connects you to a lot more than our powerful global network and technology solutions. CenturyLink offers you a robust network of support, resources and training to help you and your customers succeed.

Limitless opportunities for growth

The more you sell, the more you benefit. And the greater your commission.

CenturyLink Channel Partners enjoy access to unique benefits, including:
Generous commissions
Comprehensive solutions portfolio
Order management & support
Sales incentives
Innovative marketing programs & tools
Marketing investment funds for joint growth initiatives
Live & on-demand training
Sub-agent recruitment assistance
Our partnership with CenturyLink enables us to redefine IT Services technology with break-through innovations and programs that provide customers with industry leading on-demand infrastructure solutions.
- Brendan Phelps, President and CEO of Carrier Access
Partner with the best
Our Channel Partner Program Team is consistently recognized for leadership, innovation and commitment to the Indirect Channel and our Partners.

2020 CRN Channel Chiefs List: Garret Gee

2019 CRN Women of the Channel Power 100 Honoree: Lisa Miller

2019 CRN Women of the Channel Honoree: Meghan Wilkinson

2019 CRN Partner Program Guide 5-Star Rating

PARTNER PRODUCTS & SOLUTIONS

Find and sell the right solution for every need

Our comprehensive portfolio offers everything you need to help your customers deploy global IT solutions specific to their industry and organizational needs.
Access innovative marketing programs & tools

Compelling content

Co-branded sales materials help you sell and differentiate CenturyLink services – including how CenturyLink can help customers with their digital transformation.

Co-marketing automation platform

Easily access and leverage co-branded sales materials, online advertising campaigns, door opener campaigns and more.

Web content syndication

Add compelling CenturyLink pages to your website, featuring the latest content and messaging – automatically updated by CenturyLink.

Customized sales programs & events

Participate in exclusive hospitality, education and relationship building events to help generate new business with prospects and existing customers.

Door-opener / direct mail campaigns

Take advantage of compelling, impactful campaigns that can help open doors and generate more revenue from your existing partner base.

Social Media

Leverage powerful social media content, engagement opportunities and training to elevate your social selling skills.

Interested in becoming a CenturyLink Channel Partner?
Fill out the form below to learn more. All information will be kept confidential and does not commit your company to joining the program. Please allow up to a week for a CenturyLink representative to follow up.



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Enhance Your Value Proposition

Get unparalleled access to comprehensive IT services and expertise to enhance your solution delivery and support.

Application-Centric Infrastructure

Access to 60+ certified global data centers and best-in-class IaaS services including colocation, public/private cloud, network and security services and fully managed solutions configured to your customer’s objectives. 

Accelerate Your Solutions with Our Iaas

Deliver complete business solutions leveraging CenturyLink’s market-leading offerings supported by development, operational and maintenance support through the development cycle.

Dedicated Alliance Team

Dedicated sales and technical support focused on supporting your business and customer success.

As businesses map out a path to the cloud, they need flexibility in how they consume and leverage IT services. HPE cloud, software and infrastructure solutions help CenturyLink and HPE enable clients to build, manage and secure a cloud environment aligned with their strategy, across infrastructure, information and critical applications.
Eric Koach
Vice President of Sales, Enterprise Group, Central Region
CenturyLink Systems Integrators and Services Providers
CenturyLink has established relationships with globally operated systems integrators and services providers. These integrators give us the ability to deliver best-in-class solutions with services for any enterprise customer in any industry running almost any set of applications.

HPE 2017 Awards
Global Service Provider of the Year
US Service Advisor Award for Customer Excellence Category: Transform to a Hybrid Infrastructure

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Sustained Growth Through Strategic Partnerships

Align your business strategies and solution technology with CenturyLink’s software and hardware partners.

Build Competitive Differentiation

CenturyLink delivers best-in-class solutions and services on the industry’s leading technology platforms.

Next-Generation IT Infrastructure Solutions

CenturyLink provides end-to-end capabilities as you integrate your business’s functional areas across the organization. 

Reduce Cost and Time-to-Market

Tap into sales, development, operational and maintenance support throughout the entire deployment cycle to help you find and deliver more business.

As our customers increasingly consider cloud deployments for data storage and protection, we have partnered with CenturyLink to offer a variety of cloud-based services built on NetApp. These combined solutions and services offer best-in-class compute, network and storage architectures that meet the highest standards for security, manageability, adaptability and resiliency...delivering on the promise of enterprise-class hybrid cloud.
Jon Mellon
VP and General Manager, Americas Central Enterprise Service Provider Areas, NetApp

The Industry Leaders Behind Our Infrastructure

CenturyLink works with some of the most well-known and respected leaders in the industry. These relationships give us the ability to leverage their expertise and knowledge to develop our leading IT infrastructure and services. Discover the world-class companies that enable us to do what we do.


VMware Cloud Provider 2016 Global Partner Innovation Awards
Cloud Provider (Global)
Cloud Provider (Regional – Americas)

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