CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has moved to bolster its cloud computing portfolio by acquiring Seattle area-based public cloud services provider Tier 3 for an undisclosed sum.
Jared Wray, founder and chief technology officer for Tier 3, has joined CenturyLink as CTO for the company’s cloud organization and will lead the cloud development center in Seattle, CenturyLink said Tuesday.
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has won a potential $750 million contract from the Defense Information Systems Agency to install a fiber-optic network for connecting the Defense Department‘s supercomputers and researchers.
DISA’s defense information technology contracting organization awarded the Defense Research and Engineering Network III contract as a potential 10-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity...
Jeff Von Deylen
Jim Ousley will be retire CEO of CenturyLink‘s Savvis subsidiary on April 1 and Jeff Von Deylen will assume Ousley’s role as senior leader of CenturyLink’s data hosting segment, comprising primarily of Savvis operations.
Von Deylen, who joined Savvis in 2003 as chief financial officer and board member, will report to CEO Glen Post and continue to hold the title of...
Kevin McCarter, a vice president and general manager for two CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) markets, has been promoted to president of the company’s central region.
In his new role, McCarter will lead operational, financial and customer experience performance in the territory covering eight states and oversee six market-level VPs and GMs, the company said Thursday.
State markets under his...
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has announced both fourth quarter and full-year financial results to conclude its 2012 fiscal year.
Revenue in the enterprise markets-network segment, which works with enterprise and government customers, grew 5.7 percent over the prior year period to $671 million.
Recurring revenue grew 4.5 percent year-over-year, representing the fourth straight sequential quarter of recurring...
Jeff Von Deylen
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has promoted Jeff Von Deylen, current senior vice president of global operations and client services for its Savvis subsidiary, to lead the subsidiary as president, effective Wednesday.
CenturyLink said Von Deylen, who joined Savvis in 2003 as chief financial officer and board member, will succeed Bill Fathers, who is leaving the company in March 2013...
Savvis, a CenturyLink company (NYSE: CTL), has completed its purchase of client and vendor relationships, infrastructure, technology and facilities assets of Ciber’s (NYSE:CBR) IT Outsourcing business in North America, Europe and India for $6 million in cash.
“Savvis’ acquisition of Ciber’s ITO assets enhances and expands our capabilities in areas such as application-management services and...
Savvis, a subsidiary of CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL), has agreed to acquire information technology outsourcing assets from Ciber (NYSE: CBR) for $7 million cash.
Savvis said the total transaction price will include additional future consideration in the form of a cash earn-out payment based on results through December 2013.
The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2012.
Hughes Network Systems has appointed Eugene “Gene” Caffrey a sales director for the company’s North American government solutions group, the company announced Thursday.
He will be responsible for several federal accounts and Midwest regional sales.
The 16-year government market veteran understands how agencies adapt to policy and technology changes while deploying communications networks and...