Profile: CenturyLink Inc (CTL.N)
25 Oct 2016
CenturyLink, Inc., incorporated on May 7, 1968, is an integrated communications company. The Company is engaged in providing an array of communications services to residential and business customers. The Company's segments include Business and Consumer. Its communications services include local and long-distance voice, high-speed Internet, Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS), private line (including special access), data integration, Ethernet, colocation, managed hosting (including cloud hosting), network, public access, video, wireless and other ancillary services. The Company operates approximately 11.7 million access lines, served approximately six million high-speed Internet subscribers and over 280 thousand Prism television subscribers. It also operates approximately 60 data centers throughout North America, Europe and Asia. The Company categorizes its products, services and revenues into approximately four categories, including Strategic services, Legacy services, Data integration and Other operating revenues.
The Business segment provides strategic, legacy and data integration products and services to enterprise, wholesale and governmental customers, including other communication providers. Its strategic products and services offered to its customers include its private line (including special access), broadband, Ethernet, MPLS, Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), network management services, colocation, managed hosting and cloud hosting services. Its legacy services offered to its customers include switched access, long-distance and local services, including the sale of unbundled network elements (UNEs), which allow its wholesale customers to use its network or a combination of its network and their own networks to provide voice and data services to their customers. Its data integration offerings include the sale of telecommunications equipment located on customers' premises and related professional services. These services include network management, installation and maintenance of data equipment and the building of fiber-optic broadband networks.
The Consumer segment provides strategic and legacy products and services to residential customers. Its strategic products and services offered to the customers include its broadband, wireless and video services, including its Prism television services. The Company's legacy services offered to these customers include local and long-distance services.
100 Centurylink Dr,
PO Box 4065
MONROE LA 71203-2041