CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is a global communications, hosting, cloud and IT services company enabling millions of customers to transform their businesses and their lives through innovative technology solutions. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, Big Data analytics and IT consulting, and operates more than 55 data centers in North America, Europe and Asia. The company provides broadband, voice, video, data and managed services over a robust 250,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 300,000-route-mile international transport network.

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Latest Content From CenturyLink

Whitepaper: IaaS in Banking: The Easy Way to Better Safety and Better Results

by CenturyLinkJul 08, 2015

If your bank continues to run its own IT infrastructure, you're still exposed to a whole host of challenging and hard-to-solve problems: Massive security threats. Thorny IT governance regulations. Customer demands for more capacity, new channels and cutting-edge services.

Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) puts banks on a proven path to better safety and better results. Protect your bank from security threats. Reduce the burden of IT compliance. Improve operating efficiency. Enable

Webcast: Assessing, Analyzing and Addressing Cybersecurity Threats Cost-Effectively

by CenturyLinkJun 19, 2015

Banks face constantly evolving cyber security threats, driving the need for vigilance, deep threat assessments and associated risk analysis of critical IT and network infrastructures.?? Leveraging a services provider, with dedicated and experienced managed security and analytics capabilities, helps banks cover their own resource gaps and build a secure, compliant environment in which to operate. Attend this webinar and: Explore the constantly evolving cyber security landscape and the challenges

Whitepaper: Capitalizing On Big Data: Managed Services Help Financial Firms Accelerate Big Data Projects

by CenturyLinkJan 22, 2015

Financial services firms are collecting unprecedented quantities of structured and unstructured data from a variety of sources and storing it in varying formats. Analysis of this big data can yield enormously valuable insights that help drive business growth, increase profitability, and manage risk. View this complimentary article to learn how managed big data services enable financial services forms to quickly deliver scalable and flexible solutions.

Whitepaper: Capture Today's Banking Customer, Leveraging Infrastructure-as-a-Service

by CenturyLinkJan 20, 2015

Today's banks are facing increased competition, a demand for services across a variety of digital platforms, and increasingly complex security and regulatory requirements. View this complimentary report to learn how banks can reduce costs and achieve ongoing agility by partnering with an infrastructure-as-a-service provider that can offer rigorous operational and security controls, scalable and highly available IT infrastructure, and expertise.

Whitepaper: Leveraging Managed Security Services to Fight Growing Cybersecurity Threats

by CenturyLinkJan 03, 2015

The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) recently released a statement on 'Cyber-Attacks on Automated Teller Machine and Card Authorization Systems and Distributed Denial of Service Attacks.' In the statement, the FFIEC outlines six guidelines to maintain a state of readiness to address this ongoing threat:

• Conduct ongoing information security risk assessments
• Perform security monitoring, prevention and risk mitigation
• Protect

Whitepaper: Capture Today's Banking Customer, Leveraging Infrastructure-As-A-Service

by CenturyLinkJan 03, 2015

Today's banks are experiencing IT-related challenges brought on by an increase in demand for mobile functionality, including, increased social media activity, and the need for an overall seamless customer experience.

Banks need to drive innovation and build secure IT platforms. Often they turn to an Infrastructure-as-a-Service provider for help.

Read, CenturyLink's white paper; "Capture Today's Banking Customer: Leveraging Infrastructure-as-a-Service" and

Whitepaper: Capitalizing On Big Data: Managed Services Help Financial Firms Accelerate Big Data Projects

by CenturyLinkJan 02, 2015

In order to stay ahead of competitors, drive growth, increase profitability and manage risk, financial services firms need to accelerate delivery of their big data solutions. Unfortunately, as firms are collecting unprecedented quantities of data, they are faced with a multitude of challenges, such as scalability, performance and acquiring the right skill sets required for production-grade big data management and analysis.

Although 96% of financial services executives are planning

Whitepaper: Hybrid IT: Best of All Worlds

by CenturyLinkJan 01, 2015

Today's fast and furious pace of business change is driving extreme demand for IT infrastructure agility. But even as the demand for agility must be met, so must the need for 100 percent availability.

In "Hybrid IT: Best of All Worlds," you'll learn why this situation is leading many IT decision-makers to re-evaluate and re-imagine their core infrastructure. And, as a result, they're outsourcing a growing proportion of it, utilizing a hybrid array of different approaches - such as

Whitepaper: Align IT Infrastructure with Customer Demand. Learn how.

by CenturyLinkAug 10, 2014

Finding a technology partner that understands your customers is crucial to success. So when Linedata, a financial software and services provider, launched its new SaaS offering, they knew it was critical that their partner understand the unique and demanding requirements of the financial industry.

Linedata needed a world-class data center, and a trusted network carrier to connect clients to the product and, after careful evaluation, chose CenturyLink Technology Solutions.

Whitepaper: Focus on Core Business and Innovation - Not your IT. Learn how.

by CenturyLinkAug 10, 2014

A strong technology partner can help companies put focus back on their core business. Scivantage, a software company, needed just this type of partner, so they could focus on effectively serving the financial services industry.

In order to improve operational efficiency for their customers, Scivantage has to be up and running 24/7 and meet a rigorous set of requirements, making their need for scalable IT infrastructure that is always secure, reliable and available, imperative to