Tag: centurylink


CenturyLink rebrands as Lumen, focused on Industry 4.0

September 15, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

Centurylink is rebranding itself as an enterprise-focused business named Lumen Technologies and positioning its offerings as a global platform for Industry 4.0. “With Lumen, we are reinventing and repositioning the company to deliver on a brand new promise: To further […]


Kagan: Expect 5G wireless pay TV to begin in 2019

December 24, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

We’ve been hearing more and more about 5G wireless pay TV, but when will it come to market? It started several years ago when the wireless world was all about 4G. AT&T DirecTV NOW started the whole ball rolling. Verizon […]


CenturyLink Buys Active Broadband Networks SDN/NFV Assets to Virtualize Core Network Functions

July 8, 2016

Via: The Fast Mode

CenturyLink has acquired certain strategic assets of broadband networking firm, Active Broadband Networks to help accelerate its efforts to automate its network, move network functions into the cloud and deliver software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) services to its […]


CenturyLink Scoops Up More SDN Assets As Carrier Continues Down Virtualization Path

June 30, 2016

Via: CRN

Telecommunications provider CenturyLink has snapped up more network automation technology, and partners are noticing the carrier’s trend towards software-defined networking. CenturyLink, based in Monroe, La., on Wednesday said it will acquire specific assets from the company formally known as Active […]


Is concurrency being left behind in NFV deployment plans?

June 27, 2016

Via: RCR Wireless News

CenturyLink launched a software-defined wide-area network platform and is tempting enterprise customers to adopt the service through a proof-of-concept program. The SD-WAN platform is said to include site connectivity, equipment, software licensing, configuration, tuning, monitoring, and a management and analytics […]