October 6, 2014
CenturyLink, Inc. announced that Microsoft® Office 365 Business is now available for no additional fee when new small and mid-sized business customers order CenturyLink’s voice and data bundles and managed services bundles. Microsoft® Office 365 also includes cloud-enabled applications and other productivity services.
“CenturyLink has transformed from a traditional network communications provider to an integrated provider of end-to-end, fully managed information technology and cloud solutions for businesses of all sizes,” said Thuy Ha, director of business marketing for CenturyLink. “Businesses already trust us for ultra-fast, fiber-based Internet and advanced voice service, and now CenturyLink is a one-stop-shop for the mission-critical productivity applications in Office 365.”
Microsoft® Office 365 is included with most of CenturyLink’s small and mid-sized business bundles, including Managed Office, a comprehensive information technology solution featuring ongoing end-to-end management of the customer’s voice and data networking and cloud-based business applications. CenturyLink bundles also keep your business up to date with the most current software releases in the productivity suite.
“At Microsoft, our focus is ensuring that every organization – large or small – gets the opportunity to access the powerful productivity services within Office 365,” said Kirk Gregersen, general manager of Office commercial marketing at Microsoft. “That’s why we’re working with leaders like CenturyLink that make it easier for businesses to access the very latest cloud-based collaboration, mobility and productivity services. CenturyLink’s customers can now add Office 365 to their voice and data services to help employees get things done virtually anywhere using their preferred device.”