Savvis Acknowledged by Analyst Firm as an Industry Leader for Managed Hosting in Europe

Savvis Acknowledged by Analyst Firm as an Industry Leader for Managed Hosting 
in Europe 
Businesses Turn to Savvis for Breadth of IT Services, Operational Excellence 
LONDON, June 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Savvis, a CenturyLink company (NYSE: CTL) and 
global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions, has been 
positioned by Gartner Inc. as a leader in the Magic Quadrant for European 
Managed Hosting. 
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The report can be accessed at 
"When it comes to selecting the right hosting partner, we know businesses have 
many choices in Europe," said Jeff Von Deylen, president, Savvis. "We believe 
this new Gartner research makes it clear that Savvis has the offerings, 
strategy and vision to help clients design and implement the right IT 
solutions to accelerate their businesses." 
Savvis offers managed hosting services and a suite of cloud services through 
data centers strategically located around the world. From shared, dedicated 
and hybrid solutions to fully virtualized data centers, Savvis managed hosting 
and cloud services are part of a complete portfolio of IT solutions. 
Gartner analysts Tiny Haynes, Gregor Petri, Douglas Toombs, Bob Gill, Lydia 
Leong and Sammi Pine authored the Magic Quadrant for European Managed Hosting 
report, which was published June 19, 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 
Savvis also was recognized as a leader in the Magic Quadrant for Managed 
Hosting, North America, which was published April 9, 2013, and the Magic 
Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service, which was published on Oct. 
18, 2012. 
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™ Prism™ 
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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