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Last $44.08 USD
Change Today -0.69 / -1.54%
Volume 1.8M
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level 3 communications inc (LVLT) Details

Level 3 Communications, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a facilities-based provider of a range of integrated communications services primarily in North America, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. The company provides transport services comprising wavelengths, private lines, transoceanic, and dark fiber, as well as related professional services; fiber services; and colocation and data center services, such as cloud, hosting, and application management solutions. It also offers Internet protocol (IP) and data services comprising Internet services, virtual private network, content delivery network, media delivery, Vyvx broadcast, converged business network, and managed services; local and enterprise voice services consisting of voice over IP enhanced local, SIP trunking, local inbound, primary rate interface, long distance, and toll free services; and collaboration services, such as audio, Web, and video conferencing services. In addition, the company provides wholesale voice services, including voice termination and toll free services. It primarily serves multinational customers, enterprises, portals and large search enterprises, regional service providers, systems integrators, and software service providers; online gaming providers, social networking providers, technology companies, and companies that provide video over the Internet; media conglomerates, programmers, studios and production companies, and broadcast station ownership groups; sports teams, and stadiums and venues; governments; and carriers, voice service providers, wireless providers, and broadband cable television operators. The company was founded in 1884 and is headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado.

13,500 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/15
Founded in 1884

level 3 communications inc (LVLT) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $4.0M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.7M
Regional President of EMEA and GAM Division
Total Annual Compensation: $1.4M
Regional President of Latin America
Total Annual Compensation: $762.1K
Chief Administrative Officer and Executive Vi...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

level 3 communications inc (LVLT) Key Developments

Isobar Brasil Selects Level 3 Communications, Inc. to Provide CDN Services in Brazil

Isobar Brasil has selected Level 3 Communications, Inc. to provide content delivery network, or CDN, services for its offices in Brazil. With Level 3 CDN services, Isobar is able to deliver reliable digital files as uninterrupted, high speed downloads with optimized performance across any device and browsing platform.

IFB Certus Selects Level 3 Communications for IT and Telecom Needs

Level 3 Communications, Inc. has announced that IFB Certus has selected Level 3 Communications for its IT and telecom needs. Using Level 3's solutions as a catalyst for emerging technologies on its campus, IFB Certus believes it will be the first Peruvian education institution to implement this type of advanced technology solution and model. Level 3 will provide: internet access, data center services, a reengineering of IFB Certus's data transmission network and cloud connect services in Lima and nearby provinces. With these services, IFB Certus has complete control over its broadband, allowing it to optimize and reassign its capacity among its 10 locations. Distributing capacity according to internal use will allow the institute to identify and handle periods of high consumption and high demand.

Level 3 Unveils Improved CDN Access for Google Cloud Platform Customers

Level 3 Communications, Inc. has announced that Google Cloud Platform customers can access Level 3's content delivery network, or CDN, services through CDN Interconnect, part of the Google Cloud Interconnect family of products. CDN Interconnect offers Cloud Platform customers the ability to use Level 3's CDN to distribute cloud-based content as close as possible to end users - increasing speed and quality of delivery, and improving the overall end-user experience. Google Cloud Platform customers now have an easier and faster way to deliver content to end users by using Level 3's CDN, which is directly connected to Google Cloud Platform's Edge network. Traffic from Google Cloud Platform to Level 3's CDN travels through high-performance links from Google's edge points of presence (PoPs) to Level 3's Origin Servers. Content is then distributed to global edge caching locations. This allows end users to access content from the caching location closest to them, providing a lower latency experience. Google Cloud Platform is already part of Level 3's global Cloud Connect Solutions ecosystem, which provides enterprise-grade connectivity from enterprise offices, data centers and other network resources directly to Google Cloud Platform in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia. Level 3's CDN is known for providing fast, secure and reliable delivery of content worldwide. The benefits of Level 3's CDN include: scalability, flexibility and security. As bandwidth demands change, Level 3's global network has the ability to scale with content volatility and can deliver a resilient storage server solution for publishing live content taken in from a live encoder; configuration of the network is designed to create a high-quality user experience through its ability to deliver content in multiple formats, including: HTTP, HTTPS, HLS, HDS, DASH and Smooth Streaming; and through the use of Geo and IP Blocking, Token and User Authentication, SSL and DDoS mitigation, accelerated delivery and performance is supported by comprehensive content security.


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