By Jared Ruckle, Product Marketing, CenturyLink Cloud
The CenturyLink Cloud team has brought two new data centers online. Customers can now deploy virtual resources in Santa Clara, CA (UC1) and Sterling, VA (VA1) sites. This brings our total count of federated data centers to 11 - six in the US, two in Canada, two in the UK, and one in mainland Europe. Expect more investment in this footprint in the months to come.
There is something special about these new sites, our first new locations since the acquisition.
When CenturyLink acquired Tier 3, it was a big investment for the parent company.
The message to the market was clear: Cloud is CenturyLink’s growth engine for the future. We’re investing in a cloud-first platform that can solve enterprise IT jobs better than any other provider.
How do we solve them better?
By offering a superior breadth of managed services and infrastructure…with unmatched integration between products.
These new locations are a major milestone towards this vision. Three reasons why: