About CenturyLink (Our Cloud hosting Partner)

CenturyLink Virtual Private Data Center is the performance leader for multi-tenant public cloud services. CenturyLink IT infrastructure extends to 45 countries around the world, enabling them to easily deliver IT infrastructure management services. Their network includes more than 20,000 fully managed private circuits and a Tier 1 OC-192 Internet backbone with more than 17,000 miles of fiber. They operate data centers across the United States, Europe, Canada and Asia for global reach and local delivery capability. These data centers include some of the most advanced facilities in the world, giving a secure and reliable environment to run our applications. Each data center is directly connected to CenturyLink’ network so that we receive all the benefits of their award-winning infrastructure anywhere, everywhere. Built on enterprise class infrastructure and virtualized by VMware vSphere. Enterprise class hardware from Cisco and HP, provide powerful virtual machines. Configure compute, memory, storage, load balancers and firewalls as well as the required service level agreement and performance levels that fit your needs. CenturyLink VPDC is Highly Available. Fully redundant, persistent vServers with physical site automatic failover, RAID 10 storage protecting your data and industry leading SLAs deliver the reliability you require. All of this delivered through a drag and drop user interface or as always, use fast vCloud v1.5 REST APIs. A multi-layered defense that provides you with in depth security front ended by stateful firewalls. Configure Virtual Intrusion Prevention System (vIPS) which proactively mitigates potential network attacks and will alert the CenturyLink Security Operations Center when attack traffic is suspected