software defined networking


Transform today, control tomorrow

A future-ready business needs a network that keeps pace and responds quickly to market changes. Learn why SD-WAN is vital to digital transformation.

Navigate SD-WAN with confidence  

Discover managed SD-WAN options to help future-proof your investments.

4 benefits of SD-WAN

Ovum research shows 47% of businesses improved network uptime.

Will you be in control of your tomorrow?

100 IT pros reveal the benefits of SD-WAN modernization in this IDG whitepaper.  

CenturyLink brings proven solutions to your SD-WAN deployment


network turn-ups on average each day


technicians worldwide managing customer networks and infrastructure 24/7/365


route miles of global fiber for local to global reach


years of network experience

Relieve the pressure of transforming your network 

With our global SD-WAN footprint, CenturyLink helps support the demands of digital business. 
CenturyLink named a Challenger in Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Network Services, Global1

Network results for our customers

81% less downtime, 4x more network bandwidth. IDC research shows you business value of our networking solutions.


Enterprises are ready for SD-WAN. They are just looking for the right partner.
A growing logistics company implemented a fully managed WAN solution with MPLS and broadband to improve their network performance, reliability and security.
Koch Trucking chooses CenturyLink® SD-WAN
A nationwide long-haul transportation company turned to CenturyLink to help them improve their wide-area network with SD-WAN. The results included increased productivity, better security and greater flexibility—all at a lower cost.

Time to update the WAN? 

Network modernization comes with many technology choices. Decide which SD-WAN works best for you. 

Book a session with us to help plan your digital strategy.  

1 Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Network Services, Global, Neil Rickard, Bjarne Munch, Danellie Young, Feb. 2020.

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Where digital business goes to network
Where digital business goes to network