CenturyLink

Users are more demanding now than they've ever been.

Keeping users happy means providing content at lightning-fast speeds - whether that's live streaming, high-definition video on demand, online gaming or device software updates.

And it means a perfect user experience every single second, on different devices and in different locations, with no performance degradation and no effect on other apps and services - even if your traffic levels are already through the roof.

Fail to provide that, and you'll quickly hear complaints.

At the same time you're under pressure to control costs, explore new markets and mitigate evolving security threats. So how can you satisfy users while supporting the growing demand for content?

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Find out how OTT video services are changing in 2017



CDN traffic will represent
71% of all
Internet traffic by 20211

Think differently about content delivery

Our global Content Delivery Network (CDN) lets
you delight your users, time and time again.

Push content to where your users are
Push content to where your users are
Seamlessly push your content to one of our CDN nodes around the world, so the retrieval point is always close to your users. That gives better user experience, smoother streaming and faster downloads.
Reach around the world
Reach around the world
Our global network includes wide coverage across EMEA. Benefit from dedicated CDN support personnel within the European region.
Comprehensive portfolio
Comprehensive portfolio
Combine the effectiveness of our global CDN with powerful solutions such as end-to-end video delivery with Video Cloud, Full Time Channel Distribution, Vyvx Internet Access, OTT content delivery and Game Site Acceleration.
Scalability when you need it
Scalability when you need it
Bandwidth demands vary dramatically with each second. Our network is ready to scale to your content requirements, without you having to pay for bandwidth you won't always need.
New frontiers
New frontiers
Local expertise and managed solutions let you expand into new markets with lower risk and less up-front investment.
Security
Security
Protect your users and your reputation, and safeguard content from theft or piracy, with robust and comprehensive network-based security - without affecting performance.
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Meet Demand, At Scale with CenturyLink's OTT Solutions



69% of organisations believe that
OTT will overtake
broadcast TV by 20222

The proof is in the experience

The proof is in the experience

More than 25 years of experience with one of the most performance conscious sectors - media and entertainment - demonstrates our vast capabilities in the content delivery field. Level 3 is the  trusted global provider for many of the world's largest and most innovative and demanding broadcasting, media and gaming companies.

Our expansive global network reaches 500+ markets in more than 60 countries. Industry-leading network performance and a full portfolio of network and security solutions allow us to help you provide an exceptional user experience, every single time.

 

Global games sales will reach nearly
$70bn by 2018
driven mainly by mobile gaming3

  1. Cisco Visual Networking Index: Forecast and Methodology, 2016-2021, Jun 2017, Cisco
  2. OTT Video Services, April 2017, Unisphere Research and Streaming Media magazine
  3. eSports Market Brief 2015/2016 Update, SuperData Research