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Texas HHSC Selects CenturyLink for VoIP Services

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TYSONS CORNER, VA September 2, 2015 — The Texas Health and Human Services Commission has picked CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) to provide voice service for 48,000 agency users at 400 locations throughout the state, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. CenturyLink said Monday the contract includes the management of legacy phone systems and the ...

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Iowa Public Sector Ges CentryLink Voice, Collaboration Capability

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TYSONS CORNER, VA July 31, 2015 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has added its unified communications as a service offering to the Iowa Communications Network’s product portfolio, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. With UCaaS from CenturyLink, ICN now offers voice services and collaboration applications to its users in the education and government sectors, ...

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CenturyLink’s Tim Meehan: Demand Up for Cyber Detector Tools

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TYSONS CORNER, VA July 14, 2015 — Continued wide-ranging security breeches at government agency networks has been driving demand for better cybersecurity tools not just by banks and major retailers but also by small businesses in sectors such as agriculture, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. “My team is definitely a lot busier ...

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CenturyLink Taps Vormetric Data At Rest Security Tech

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TYSONS CORNER, VA July 13, 2015 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) partners with independent software vendors such as Vormetric to offer services beyond securing client account, network and physical assets to include encryption of both data at rest and data in transit, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Steve White, director of security and ...

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CenturyLink Taps LGS Tech for Work on DoD High-Speed Network

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TYSONS CORNER, VA June 9, 2015 — CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has enlisted LGS Innovations to help upgrade the Defense Department’s high-speed fiber optic network that connects five Pentagon facilities with supercomputing requirements. CenturyLink said Monday it expects updates to DREN to enable the five computer labs to receive speeds of ...

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Ross Garrity Set to Assume Global Markets Lead at CenturyLink

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TYSONS CORNER, VA June 3, 2015 — GovCon Executive reported Tuesday on CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) announcing the promotion of Ross Garrity to president of the company’s global markets group. CenturyLink said Tuesday Garrity, who assumes the post on an interim basis following the retirement of his predecessor Karen Puckett in ...

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CenturyLink Launches Hydro-Powered Data Center in Washington

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TYSONS CORNER, VA May 15, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday on CenturyLink picking Moses Lake in central Washington as the site for a new hydroelectric-powered data center. CenturyLink said Wednesday the location is highly resilient to earthquakes with the lowest seismic rating of 2B, and offers a ...

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CenturyLink Adds DBaaS Via Cloud With Orchestrate Acquisition; Glen Post Comments

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CenturyLink has acquired data services provider Orchestrate as part of efforts to incorporate the latter’s database-as-a-service tools and cloud-based NoSQL offering with the CenturyLink Cloud platform. CenturyLink said Monday the acquisition will also supplement its product development and technology team with Orchestrate’s data services team. “CenturyLink’s customers, like most enterprises, are expressing interest in solutions that ...

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CenturyLink Opens New Tech Center of Excellence in Louisiana

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TYSONS CORNER, VA March 26, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday on CenturyLink’s (NYSE: CTL) new technology center of excellence in Monroe, Louisiana, which began operations this week. According to Glen Post II, president and CEO of CenturyLink, the opening of the facility embodies the company’s business strategy of becoming ...

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Tim Meehan to Head CenturyLink’s Government Business

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Tim Meehan, formerly a vice president of sales at CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL), has been appointed to lead the telecommunications company’s government business as senior vice president and general manager. “He takes the reins from Lisa Bruch, who served as CenturyLink Government’s acting senior vice president and general manager for the past ...

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