Analyst Firm Recognizes Savvis as an Industry Leader for Managed Hosting in North America

Analyst Firm Recognizes Savvis as an Industry Leader for Managed Hosting in 
North America 
Savvis Managed Hosting and Cloud Services Help Companies Grow Their Businesses 
ST. LOUIS, April 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Savvis, a CenturyLink company (NYSE: CTL) 
and global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions for 
enterprises, has been positioned by Gartner Inc. as a leader in the Managed 
Quadrant for Managed Hosting, North America. 
The report can be accessed at 
"We believe our industry leadership position reflects the trust companies have 
in Savvis when they choose us to manage their business-critical applications, 
content and IT infrastructure," said Jeff Von Deylen, president, Savvis. 
"Savvis employees know that every experience matters – to our clients' 
success and to our success – and we take great pride in helping companies 
solve their immediate business problems and plan for future growth through our 
consultative approach and hybrid solutions." 
As part of its managed hosting services, Savvis offers a full suite of 
enterprise-class cloud services through data centers strategically located 
around the world. From shared, dedicated and hybrid cloud solutions to fully 
virtualized data centers, Savvis cloud services are part of a complete 
portfolio of IT solutions. In December 2012, the cloud portfolio expanded with 
the U.S. launch of savvisdirect, a simple, cost-effective cloud computing 
solution for businesses of all sizes. 
Gartner analysts Douglas Toombs, Lydia Leong, Bob Gill, Gregor Petri and Tiny 
Haynes authored the Magic Quadrant for Managed Hosting, North America, report, 
which was published April 9, 2013. The report is based on vendors' 
completeness of vision, including market understanding, product strategy and 
innovation, among other criteria. The Magic Quadrant also assesses ability to 
execute, which includes capabilities, overall viability and customer 
About the Magic Quadrant 
Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its 
research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only 
those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist 
of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed 
as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, 
with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or 
fitness for a particular purpose. 
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, 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 CenturyLink(TM) Prism(TM) 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 
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