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Century Link is a telecommunications company, which provides broadband services and voice communication. The company was founded in 1930 by Cleyson Leroy Brown as a provider of long-distance telephone service. Century Link has more than 25 million subscribers across the United States and Canada.
In 2010, Century Link acquired Savvis, a cloud service provider, to expand its business into the information technology sector. In 2013, the company bought Qwest Communications International Inc for $ 10 billion to add local networks in 14 states.
Today it operates 3 divisions: 1) Data Networks Division 2) Local Division (Formerly known as US West) 3) Wholesale Division (Global Crossing Ltd).