Savvis Drives Collaboration, Interconnectivity with Introduction of Savvis ClientConnect

Savvis Drives Collaboration, Interconnectivity with Introduction of Savvis 
ClientConnect 
Online Portal Helps Businesses Locate and Connect with Others Inside Savvis 
Data Centers Worldwide 
ST. LOUIS, March 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Savvis, a CenturyLink company (NYSE: CTL) 
and global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions, today 
introduced Savvis ClientConnect, an online gateway for businesses to generate 
new revenue opportunities by connecting with other businesses located in one 
or more of Savvis' data centers. 
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Designed to fuel data-center interconnectivity and ecosystem growth, Savvis 
ClientConnect helps media, financial service, healthcare and consumer-brands 
clients expand their capabilities by locating, connecting and sharing services 
with other businesses residing across Savvis' global data center footprint. 
"Whether you're a retailer looking for e-commerce services or a trading firm 
looking for low-latency access to financial exchanges, Savvis ClientConnect 
gives you visibility into the players that can help accelerate your business 
growth," said Drew Leonard, vice president, colocation product management, at 
Savvis. "Clients that opt in to this service can save time and money 
connecting with a variety of diverse businesses and carriers found within our 
global data center network." 
Savvis ClientConnect is an optional tool available to existing Savvis clients 
through the SavvisStation portal, featuring: 


    --  Intuitive search functionality for locating other businesses
        that have opted in by facility, customer type and customer
        name;
    --  Client profile pages, giving clients the ability to promote
        their presence in Savvis' data centers to other Savvis clients;
    --  Rapid client-to-client cross-connect provisioning, with a
        deployment completion target of within 48 hours of ordering via
        the SavvisStation portal;
    --  Visibility into interconnectivity opportunities with hundreds
        of Savvis colocation and managed services clients; and
    --  Contact information to discuss potential business
        relationships.

"In today's competitive economy, companies must focus technology resources on 
the areas that drive the most business value," said Joel Odelson, CIO, Morpho 
Detection. "Savvis provides the infrastructure solutions that help us reduce 
costs and improve service levels so that we can devote our energy to the right 
places. Features like Savvis ClientConnect can help companies deliver even 
more value by highlighting opportunities with potential partners that can fuel 
growth."

About Savvis Savvis, a CenturyLink company, provides industry-leading IT 
infrastructure solutions that keep enterprises powered for business in today's 
ever-changing global marketplace. Combining deep, proven experience with 
personal commitment, Savvis delivers cloud, colocation and managed-hosting 
services over advanced networks worldwide, enabling its clients to focus on 
their core environments and meet new market opportunities.

About CenturyLink CenturyLink is the third largest telecommunications company 
in the United States and is recognized as a leader in the network services 
market by technology industry analyst firms. The company is a global leader in 
cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions for enterprise customers. 
CenturyLink provides data, voice and managed services in local, national and 
select international markets through its high-quality advanced fiber optic 
network and multiple data centers for businesses and consumers. The company 
also offers advanced entertainment services under the CenturyLinkTM PrismTM TV 
and DIRECTV brands. Headquartered in Monroe, La., CenturyLink is an S&P 500 
company and is included among the Fortune 500 list of America's largest 
corporations.

For more information, visit www.savvis.com or www.centurylink.com.

Justin Lopinot, +1-314-628-7053, justin.lopinot@savvis.com

http://www.savvis.com

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