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Internet
MPLS VPN
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Network

Connecting Your Business

CenturyLink Network services provide low-latency, secure and high availability connectivity.  Our Tier1 IP network carries over 20% of the world’s Internet traffic with a global reach of 85 countries. The redundant IP backbone connects our 55 data centers and customer endpoints around the world with scalable bandwidth up to 100 Gbps.  

Explore our portfolio of services and learn why CenturyLink was recognized as the fastest growing U.S. Ethernet Service Provider in 2012.

 

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Resources

Discover, Analyze, Define
Optimize the Performance of Your Network Infrastructure
Improve and Optimize IT Performance
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Consulting

Comprehensive, Effective and Tailored Solutions that Optimize Your Network Performance

Optimize the performance of your network to meet your business needs with Savvis Network Assessment Service.  Our team of experts works with you, performing a detailed discovery and in-depth analysis of your network infrastructure environment; examining functionality, design and current performance and provides you a baseline for future implementations.

Giving you a clear and fact based understanding of your options, you have better ability to make cost effective and productive decisions regarding network design, infrastructure redundancy and scalability, future technologies and optimization.  From pre-priced assessments to customized solutions, help improve your operational effectiveness and scale economically with our tested and proven solutions.

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Resources

Discover, Analyze, Define
Optimize the Performance of Your Network Infrastructure
Improve and Optimize IT Performance
CenturyLink Assessments Provide Powerful Tools

 

Internet

Connect your users and your bandwidth intensive business applications with CenturyLink Internet services. Our Tier 1 global IP backbone provides superior peering and interconnectivity, and delivers superior reliability with less than 50 millisecond network recovery time.

Our Network Details:

  • OC-192/Nx10 GigE IP network with dual redundant backbone
  • MPLS ensures fast reroute and core redundancy
  • Carries over 20% of the world’s Internet traffic

Our Service Details:

  • Scalable Bandwidth: 1.5 Mbps – 10 Gbsp
  • Multiple access options: Ethernet (FastE and GigE) and TDM (T1- OC-48)
  • Public and Private Options
  • 24/7 technical support
  • Service Level Agreements that include 100% core network availability

20% of the world’s Internet Traffic
is carried over our network

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Resources

High Speed, Point to Point Connectivity Regularly and Securely Transport Large Amounts of data
Fast and Reliable access
To Your CenturyLink Data Center With HAN
High Speed Internet Up to a Gigabit
Single, Cost-effective Solution with ATS

 

MPLS VPN

Create the right network for your business with our fully meshed Virtual Private Network (VPN) service.  Built on a Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) backbone and provided via our state of the art Tier 1 global IP network, CenturyLink Technology Solutions delivers 100% core-network availability for secure converged data, voice and video traffic on a single network connection.

CenturyLink gives you the power to:

  1. Prioritize network traffic - With 6 quality of service levels (QoS) for optimal performance of key time-sensitive applications

  2. Scale - With a broad range of TDM and Ethernet access options and bandwidth that ranges from 1.5Mbps to 1 Gbps

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  1. Manage and Analyze - Use our secure web portal for access to network availability and performance reports, and on-line trouble ticket submission and reporting

  1. Choose - Managed or unmanaged service delivery options available.  And our multicasting option provides improved bandwidth management for key applications

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Market Data Delivery and Interconnectivity with Ultra Low Latency and Resilient Network Connectivity

 

Private Line

Ethernet Virtual Private Line, Ethernet Private Line, Optical Wavelength Service, International Private Line-Savvis has a portfolio of dedicated, secure, point-to-point services to support your global networking, security and business continuity requirements.

Product Details:

  1. Ethernet Virtual Private Line:

Layer 2 Ethernet point-to-point connections in speeds from 1Mbps to 1 Gbps; available between CenturyLink data centers, POP’s and 3rd party carrier facilities in 17 major US markets.

  1. Ethernet Private Line:

Layer 1 Ethernet point-to-point connections in speeds from 1 Gbps to 10 Gbps; available between CenturyLink data centers, POP’s and 3rd party carrier facilities in the continental US.

Want 99.999% network availability?
CenturyLink Technology Solutions SLAs provide 100% availability in the core

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  1. Optical Wavelength Service:

Layer 1 optical point-to-point connections in speeds from 1 Gbps to 100 Gbps, using fiber optic dense wave division multiplexing (DWDM) technology;  available between CenturyLink data centers and customer locations in the continental US.

  1. International Private Line:

Layer 1 dedicated connections between CenturyLink data centers and customer locations around the world; available in a range of bandwidths and transport technologies, including Ethernet and Optical Wave

 

Technical Details:

  • Layer 1 and Layer 2 connectivity options

  • 99.999% network availability with SLA’s that provide for 100% availability in the core

  • Optimal traffic-engineered routing decreases latency and traffic congestion

  • Custom routing options for unique diversity and disaster recovery requirements

 

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High Speed, Point to Point Connectivity Regularly and Securely Transport Large Amounts of Data
Secure, Fast, Flexible, Global
International Private Lines
Bandwidth You Need, Affordable Price
Optical Wavelength Service

 

 

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What our customers are saying:

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    The CenturyLink solution scales very quickly and economically so that I’ll be able to easily support our future growth. The Ethernet handoff makes it very easy for my IT
    staff to administer and manage the network.

    Jamie Yancy
    CTO
    United Western Bancorp
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    Savvis' [CenturyLink's] network connectivity meets PDQ’s requirement for speed and reliability which is an essential characteristic of our product.

    Jason Wallach
    Managing Director at
    PDQ ATS LLC