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Press Release -- February 6th, 2017
Source: Level 3 Communications
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Level 3 Provides Internet Services to Indigo

São Paulo, February 6, 2017 –Indigo, a world leader in the management of parking spaces, selected Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT, news, filings) as its provider for dedicated internet access with 100 MB of capacity, in addition to web monitoring and router rental in Brazil.

Challenge:

Indigo needed internet services for its more than 16,000 employees around the globe and to serve customers selecting from more than 140,000 parking spaces in 16 Brazilian states. The company, headquartered in France, also needed to increase the speed of its transactions throughout its Indigo group operations and optimize its national internet camera monitoring system, Connecpark.

Solution:

Given its geographic expansion, Indigo chose Level 3’s dedicated internet access to execute its routine transactions and web monitoring in a secure, reliable and efficient manner.

The implementation of the new service was seamless, and Indigo’s internet access has increased the speed of its transactions throughout the Indigo group operations.

Level 3’s Dedicated Internet Access and Reach:

Level 3’s dedicated internet access provides global reach and scalability over its diversified network, with connectivity in more than 60 countries and 500 global markets.

Level 3’s global IP backbone capacity is more than 42 terabits per second (Tbps). Additionally, its network features more than 200,000 miles of fiber optic and market reach in more than 60 countries, with broad, off-net access solutions in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific.
Key Quotes:

Marcos Malfatti, Senior Vice President of Sales, Level 3 Brazil

“Supporting the business growth of companies such as Indigo is the main objective of Level 3; we are committed to connecting and protecting the networked world. We continually seek to offer high-quality services. With Indigo’s dedicated internet access service, the company and its customers benefit from better access and availability of its services.”


Helmar Almeida, Superintendent of Technology and Project Management, Indigo Brazil

“We hired Level 3 with the objective of optimizing internal connectivity between our central office in São Paulo and our parking spaces located in more than 16 states. Through our national monitoring center, Connecpark, we maintain remote operational management and control, which demands high performance from a dedicated link. In this process, Level 3 has proved to be extremely efficient, both in managing the relationship and in its knowledge about both national and international markets.”

About Level 3 Communications

Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT) is a Fortune 500 company that provides local, national and global communications services to enterprise, government and carrier customers. Level 3’s comprehensive portfolio of secure, managed solutions includes fiber and infrastructure solutions; IP-based voice and data communications; wide-area Ethernet services; video and content distribution; data center and cloud-based solutions. Level 3 serves customers in more than 500 markets in over 60 countries across a global services platform anchored by owned fiber networks on three continents and connected by extensive undersea facilities. For more information, please visit www.level3.com or get to know us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

© Level 3 Communications, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Level 3, Vyvx, Level 3 Communications, Level (3) and the Level 3 Logo are either registered service marks or service marks of Level 3 Communications, LLC and/or one of its Affiliates in the United States and elsewhere. Any other service names, product names, company names or logos included herein are the trademarks or service marks of their respective owners. Level 3 services are provided by subsidiaries of Level 3 Communications, Inc.

Forward-Looking Statement

Some statements made in this press release are forward-looking in nature and are based on management's current expectations or beliefs. These forward-looking statements are not a guarantee of performance and are subject to a number of uncertainties and other factors, many of which are outside Level 3's control, which could cause actual events to differ materially from those expressed or implied by the statements. Important factors that could prevent Level 3 from achieving its stated goals include, but are not limited to, the company's ability to: increase revenue from its services to realize its targets for financial and operating performance; develop and maintain effective business support systems; manage system and network failures or disruptions; avert the breach of its network and computer system security measures; develop new services that meet customer demands and generate acceptable margins; manage the future expansion or adaptation of its network to remain competitive; defend intellectual property and proprietary rights; manage risks associated with continued uncertainty in the global economy; manage continued or accelerated decreases in market pricing for communications services; obtain capacity for its network from other providers and interconnect its network with other networks on favorable terms; successfully integrate future acquisitions; effectively manage political, legal, regulatory, foreign currency and other risks it is exposed to due to its substantial international operations; mitigate its exposure to contingent liabilities; and meet all of the terms and conditions of its debt obligations. Additional information concerning these and other important factors can be found within Level 3's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Statements in this press release should be evaluated in light of these important factors. Level 3 is under no obligation to, and expressly disclaims any such obligation to, update or alter its forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.

Contact Information

Media:                                     Investors:

Ashley Pritchard Stewart                    Mark Stoutenberg

+1 720-888-5950                                + 1 720-888-2518

ashley.stewart@level3.com                mark.stoutenberg@level3.com

Paula Vivo

Latin America

+55 11-3957-2424

paula.vivo@level3.com

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