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  • Hi, my name is _______________________, and I’m a __________________ with Qwest. Our customers come to us because they want to make the most out of their network investment, especially around their key business drivers: controlling costs, maintaining business continuity, and managing change in demanding, dynamic, business environments.
  • Hi, my name is _______________________, and I’m a __________________ with Qwest. Our customers come to us because they want to make the most out of their network investment, especially around their key business drivers: controlling costs, maintaining business continuity, and managing change in demanding, dynamic, business environments.

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  • 1. Why CenturyLink + Savvis© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 2. The IT Leader’s Dilemma 1.2 ZettaBytes in 2010 Bytes of Information Created Since 1/1/2011 zetta exa peta tera giga mega kilo 000,732,857,849,938,574,571,038* * Tracking to 2.0 ZettaBytes in 2011 (as of 5/12) Data Exploding at Unprecedented Rates© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 3. As Complexity Increases . . . Businesses Will Require Anytime Anywhere Access to Their Information & Applications© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 4. The IT Leader’s Dilemma Insatiable IT Must Become Cost of Managing Appetite More Efficient Information for Information IT Spend as a Percentage of Revenue Continues to Grow*Source: EMC Digital Universe© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 5. Top IT Issues for 2011 top 5 priorities include: Should an application be accessible on the Internet, on a private WAN, or both? What is the best way to ensure predictable performance of cloud-based applications? What can be done to accommodate the needs of bandwidth-intensive applications? What tools are available to maintain visibility and control of virtualized infrastructure? How will all of this change over time, and what’s it going to cost? Are these your priorities?© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 6. 1), you have access to a robust, national 207,000-route mile fiber network and a 190,000-mile global access network.CenturyLink + Savvis What does the combined company offer your business and the IT challenges you face? 48 data centers, 1.9 million sq. ft. of floor space, approximately 210,000 miles of fiber** The number of data centers will increase to 50 and the floor space will increase to 2million sq.ft by mid-November 2011© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 7. CenturyLink + Savvis Offers customers one-stop access to combined industry leaders in IT infrastructure management and networking© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 8. CenturyLink + Savvis Securely deliver your applications over a seamless, scalable platform with end-to-end SLAs Allows you to specify and right size your data center and backbone network requirements more holistically Deploy data center applications faster and more flexibly while reducing operational costs© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 9. CenturyLink + Savvis Combined Network Provides You With …..Breadth and Depth• 40G Global IP network and choice of public, private, enhanced access• Diverse and redundant 10G backplane• End-to-end infrastructure for performance and securityAvailability• Architected for cloud and critical systems redundancy• High reliability for failover• Disaster recovery optionsEnd-to-End SLAs• Security• Performance• Availability© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 10. CenturyLink + Savvis Combined Virtual Data Centers… Provides You With… Flexibility • Dynamic resource allocation • Dynamic configuration change • Deployment options • Scalable bandwidth services Performance • Guaranteed I/O bandwidth • Balance resource utilization • Fast provisioning time • Industry-leading service level agreements Security • Security policy per virtual machine • Standards compliance • End-to-end layers of security© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 11. CenturyLink + Savvis … you can do this with one solutions provider© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 12. CenturyLink + Savvis 1 person to call to address all of your needs 15,000 award-winning professionals to support you of the time only one contact is needed to 90% resolve an issue—letting you focus on your core business 99% accuracy in invoicing, simplifying your expense management© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 13. Cloud Portfolio© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 14. Savvis Leads in Cloud & Network Services• Enterprises migrating into cloud model to transform IT infrastructures into agile, business growth-driven architectures• Savvis enables this transformation by delivering converged cloud services: managed virtualized hosting environments tightly integrated with a secure, low-latency global distribution network and related capabilities• Savvis is a recognized leader • Positioned as a leader in Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service and Web Hosting (Gartner, Dec 2010) • Lowest Latency Public IP Network (Keynote Systems, Dec 2010)© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 15. Savvis Cloud Portfolio Managed SaaS Business Content Proximity Applications Web Hosting Enablement Continuity Management Hosting Managed Savvis Symphony Intelligent Hosting (Dedicated and Colocation Monitoring (Dedicated) Multi-Tenant Clouds) Managed Storage and Backup Managed Security Managed Network Professional Services Intelligent Secure Facilities Enterprise Equipment Management Tools© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 16. CenturyLink Cloud Portfolio Microsoft Exchange® Fax over E-mail Web Mail Web Services Applications Microsoft Windows Web Hosting Content SharePoint® Services Online Backup Management Managed Applications AVAS Interaction Routing PCI-Compliant Hosting and Contact Center Solutions Hosted IVR Notify Secure IP Gateway Intrusion Detection Communications Security Web Defense DDoS Mitigation Hosted Unified Communications (HUCs) Professional Security Services YOUR BUSINESS On Demand IVR Secure Facilities Managed Security Services Business Continuity Proximity Hosting Backup Services Enterprise Equipment IT Infrastructure Intelligent Management Tools Real-time Application Recovery Managed Hosting Services Colocation Storage Services Savvis Symphony Cloud Services© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11
  • 17. A Communications Industry Leader© 2011 CenturyLink, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Not to be distributed or reproduced by anyone other thanCenturyLink entities and CenturyLink Channel Alliance members. Cp111567 9/11 17