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Press Release -- November 30th, 2020
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Global company Lumen Technologies expands its fiber optic network in México

Infrastructure expansion and network coverage provide corporate customers greater speed and broadband availability

MÉXICO CITY, Nov. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- To help further human progress through technology and enhance the digital transformation of businesses in need of connectivity, IT infrastructure and presence in the cloud, Lumen Technologies (NYSE: LUMN) has expanded its network infrastructure in México.

including metropolitan rings of 45 km in Guadalajara, 90 km in Monterrey and 100 km in Mexico City.

"Our interconnected global fiber network is the anchor to the Lumen Platform, the combination of our cloud, security and communications & collaboration services that help our customers excel in this new industrial age," said Miguel de la Torre, Lumen LATAM Sales Director for the northern cluster. "We understand the importance of expanding and renewing our infrastructure to bring high quality services to our customers through fast and secure connections. This investment also follows the initiatives of the national government to strengthen telecommunication networks in Mexico, increasing its infrastructure and reach more users."

Lumen's national ring in Mexico is approximately 3,600 km in length and is joined by international routes in Monterrey.

The Lumen submarine cable system PAC (Pan-American Crossing) also connects Mexico to the city of Los Angeles, CA in the US, and Costa Rica and Panama in Central America.

"Lumen will continue investing in the region to accompany business growth and government initiatives," said de la Torre. "This underscores our commitment to the development of the industry, not only in Mexico but in the region."

About Lumen

Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With approximately 450,000 route fiber miles and serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences.

Learn more about Lumen's network, edge cloud, security, communication and collaboration solutions, and our purpose to further human progress through technology at news.lumen.com, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies. Lumen and Lumen Technologies are registered trademarks of Lumen Technologies, LLC in the United States. Lumen Technologies, LLC is a wholly owned affiliate of CenturyLink, Inc.

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* The Lumen brand was launched on September 14, 2020. As a result, CenturyLink, Inc. is referred to as Lumen Technologies, or simply Lumen. The legal name CenturyLink, Inc. is expected to be formally changed to Lumen Technologies, Inc. upon the completion of all applicable requirements.

Media Contact:
Paula Vivo
Lumen
Tel: +55 11 3957-2424
paula.vivo@lumen.com

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