West Glacier, Mont. As part of its ongoing commitment to its customers in Montana, CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL), has expanded its high-speed Internet services to residential and business customers in West Glacier offering connection speeds up to 12 Mbps.


CenturyLink™ High-Speed Internet (HSI) gives customers a private, direct connection to the company’s national network, which is designed for consistent broadband speeds which allows customers to watch movies, stream videos, play online games and send large files without slowing down. CenturyLink is focusing on improving and expanding broadband availability and increasing connectivity speeds to customers.


“Now that CenturyLink and Qwest have merged, we have stronger financial and technical resources to bring a wider variety of services and greater broadband availability to customers in Montana,” said Jeremy Ferkin, CenturyLink vice president and general manager for Montana. “We understand how important it is for our customers to have access to fast, affordable Internet service so CenturyLink has made broadband availability a priority. We’re excited to bring this service to the ‘crown jewel of the continent.’”


CenturyLink HSI subscribers can create up to eight email addresses with significant mailbox storage capacity as well as a calendar and address book. The service also comes with a suite of online backup and 24/7 support services including troubleshooting, virus and spam protection, installation and file storage.


“CenturyLink is here to better connect our customers with family members, friends and businesses through advanced technologies,” said Ferkin. “Whether it’s the ability to download movies faster, run a business from home or have a superior connection for online chats with family members away from home, we are excited to say that we can now offer high-speed Internet service to West Glaicer.”


CenturyLink HSI prices start at $14.99 per month when bundled with the company’s voice services. Depending on where customers live, a variety of speeds may be available. Customers can order service or check service availability in their area by calling CenturyLink at 1-888-273-5881 to speak with a CenturyLink representative, or by visiting www.centurylink.com.


About CenturyLink

CenturyLink is the third largest telecommunications company in the United States. The company provides broadband, voice and wireless services to consumers and businesses across the country and advanced entertainment services under the CenturyLinkTM PrismTM TV and DIRECTV brands. In addition, the company provides data, voice and managed services to business, government and wholesale customers in local, national and select international markets through its high-quality advanced fiber optic network and multiple data centers. CenturyLink also is recognized as a leader in the network services market by key technology industry analyst firms, and is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions for enterprises through Savvis, a CenturyLink company. CenturyLink’s customers range from Fortune 500 companies in some of the country’s largest cities to families living in rural America. Headquartered in Monroe, La., CenturyLink is an S&P 500 company and is included among the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest corporations. For more information, visit www.centurylink.com.