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Catholic Education Arizona Welcomes Three New Board Members

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 8:19pm

PHOENIX, Aug. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Catholic Education Arizona (CEA), Arizona's largest Catholic School Tuition Organization, welcomes three new members to its Board of Directors.

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  • PHOENIX, Aug. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Catholic Education Arizona (CEA), Arizona's largest Catholic School Tuition Organization, welcomes three new members to its Board of Directors.
  • Catholic Education Arizona's President and CEO Nancy Padberg, MBA, shared, "We are excited about our new board members, this is a gifted group with new ideas, and energy who will blend effortlessly with our current board members."
  • Board Chairman, Todd Bankofier also affirmed, "We are truly blessed to have three new Board members with a wealth of experience in Catholic Education, and all from completely different settings and scope.
  • Catholic Education Arizona is the largest provider of scholarships to families attending Catholic schools.

Lumen stops 1.06 Tbps DDoS attack in the company's largest mitigation to date

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Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 4:56pm

DENVER, Aug. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In its quarterly report on Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks, Lumen Technologies (NYSE: LUMN) revealed the company mitigated one of its largest ever – a 1.06 terabits per second (Tbps) attack that was part of a larger campaign targeting a single victim. Despite the size and complexity of the attempted attack, the target experienced no downtime.

Key Points: 
  • Read the full Q2 2022 DDoS report: https://tinyurl.com/Q2DDoSReport
    Attackers leverage cloud-based services in a fraudulent way to significantly boost their attack capability.
  • To learn how to avoid being a victim of compromised cloud services, read the full Q2 DDoS report .
  • Analysis from Black Lotus Labs revealed the 1.06 Tbps attack was part of a larger campaign that lasted 12 minutes.
  • Learn how to protect against hit-and-run attacks with Lumen DDoS Mitigation services.

Lumen Announces Early Tender Results

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Saturday, August 6, 2022 - 2:11am

(4) Includes the Maximum Tender Early Tender Premium (as defined in the Offer to Purchase and Solicitation Statement) for Notes validly tendered prior to the Early Tender Date (and not validly withdrawn) and accepted for purchase by the applicable offeror.

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  • (4) Includes the Maximum Tender Early Tender Premium (as defined in the Offer to Purchase and Solicitation Statement) for Notes validly tendered prior to the Early Tender Date (and not validly withdrawn) and accepted for purchase by the applicable offeror.
  • (5) As further described in the Offer to Purchase and Solicitation Statement, the Lumen Notes are also subject to the Series Tender Cap of $350,000,000.
  • Because the aggregate principal amount of Maximum Tender Notes validly tendered (and not validly withdrawn) at or prior to the Early Tender Date did not exceed the Aggregate Maximum Tender Amount or the Series Tender Cap, the applicable offeror intends to purchase all of the Maximum Tender Notes validly tendered (and not validly withdrawn) at or prior to the Early Tender Date on the terms described below.
  • Lumen and Lumen Technologies are registered trademarks of Lumen Technologies LLC in the United States.

Quantum Fiber launches multi-gig service, delivering symmetric 8 gigabit internet speeds in select cities

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 3:08pm

DENVER, Aug. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Lumen Technologies (NYSE: LUMN), through its premier fiber internet service, Quantum Fiber, is now offering one of the fastest internet speeds in the U.S. Upload and download speeds up to 8 gigabits per second are now available to select residents and small businesses in cities near Denver, Minneapolis and Seattle, with more cities to come.  

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  • We're investing in technology and internet speeds that will continue to push families and businesses into the future.
  • "Lumen is strengthening its portfolio and increasing gigabit speeds to fuel consumer and small business broadband connections and it's just the beginning.
  • We're investing in technology and internet speeds that will continue to push families and businesses into the future."
  • Quantum Fiber service up to 8 gigabits provides internet speeds 40 times faster than the average advertised U.S. download speed*.

EOI Lighting USA Announces New Venture

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Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 12:30pm

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., Aug. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EOI Lighting USA, a manufacturer and pioneer of LED-based and solid-state energy-saving products, has officially announced its new Wide Area Illumination Technology, EFL Series Flood Lights.

Key Points: 
  • CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., Aug. 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- EOI Lighting USA, a manufacturer and pioneer of LED-based and solid-state energy-saving products, has officially announced its new Wide Area Illumination Technology, EFL Series Flood Lights.
  • As a sustainable LED Flood lighting solution, the EFL Series is designed with higher operating efficiency in a compact form.
  • EOI is offering the best "Wide Area Illumination Technology" Flood Lights for the Utility, Municipality and Co-op Industries.
  • To learn more about EOI Lighting USA and the technologically advanced EFL Series, please visit https://eoilighting.com .

Lumen Technologies to Present at the Cowen 8th Annual Communications Infrastructure Summit

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Tuesday, August 2, 2022 - 2:15pm

DENVER, Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Shaun Andrews, executive vice president and chief marketing officer at Lumen Technologies (NYSE: LUMN), will present at the Cowen 8th Annual Communications Infrastructure Summit on August 9.

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  • DENVER, Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Shaun Andrews, executive vice president and chief marketing officer at Lumen Technologies (NYSE: LUMN), will present at the Cowen 8th Annual Communications Infrastructure Summit on August 9.
  • The presentation is scheduled to begin at 6:55 p.m.
  • About Lumen Technologies and the People of Lumen:
    Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work.
  • Lumen and Lumen Technologies are registered trademarks in the United States.

Lumen Closes Sale of its Latin American Business to Stonepeak

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Monday, August 1, 2022 - 9:07pm

DENVER, Aug. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Lumen Technologies (NYSE: LUMN) said today it has officially closed the sale of its Latin American operations to Stonepeak for $2.7 billion cash. This Latin American business is called Cirion, operating as an independent portfolio company of Stonepeak.

Key Points: 
  • Lumen to Sell Latin American Business to Stonepeak for $2.7B ( July 26, 2021 News Release )
    About Lumen Technologies and the People of Lumen:
    Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work.
  • Lumen and Lumen Technologies are registered trademarks in the United States.
  • Stonepeak is a leading alternative investment firm specializing in infrastructure and real assets with approximately $49.3 billion of assets under management.
  • Cirion owns and operates a facilities-based network and data center portfolio, with extensive coverage spanning across the Latin America region.

UCC Networks Expands Communication Portfolio With Lumen

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Monday, August 1, 2022 - 2:00pm

ORANGE, Calif., Aug. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UCC Networks, a California-based, value-added reseller of unified communications and contact center solutions, will now sell Lumen Technologies' (NYSE: LUMN) portfolio of technology solutions, including voice and network capabilities.

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  • ORANGE, Calif., Aug. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UCC Networks, a California-based, value-added reseller of unified communications and contact center solutions, will now sell Lumen Technologies' (NYSE: LUMN) portfolio of technology solutions, including voice and network capabilities.
  • As a Lumen Channel Partner Program member, UCC Networks can scale and leverage the integrated portfolio of global solutions provided by Lumenspanning network, infrastructure and applications to enable greater adaptability for customers, helping address the growing demand for technology services in the market.
  • "Lumen's innovative solutions and UCC Networks' industry experience form a powerhouse that can meet and exceed customers' business needs," said Oscar Reyes, Founder and Technology Advisor for UCC Networks.
  • Working as a Lumen Channel Partner Program member, UCC Networks' offerings include a range of services, with a focus on:

Brightspeed Announces Initial Fiber Build Markets for Wisconsin

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Wednesday, July 27, 2022 - 3:00pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Brightspeed today outlined its planned fiber network build for the state of Wisconsin. By the end of 2023, Brightspeed will complete the first phase of construction and deliver over 70,000 new fiber passings across fifteen counties in the state. In subsequent years of its network initiative, the company plans to add 80,000 fiber passings for a total of over 150,000 new fiber-enabled locations in its Wisconsin operating territory.

Key Points: 
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Brightspeed today outlined its planned fiber network build for the state of Wisconsin.
  • By the end of 2023, Brightspeed will complete the first phase of construction and deliver over 70,000 new fiber passings across fifteen counties in the state.
  • In subsequent years of its network initiative, the company plans to add 80,000 fiber passings for a total of over 150,000 new fiber-enabled locations in its Wisconsin operating territory.
  • "As we continue our extensive preparations for day one, we are pleased to share the build plans for our Wisconsin footprint," said Sherry Hessenthaler, Operations Strategy Lead for Brightspeed.

U.K. Firms Transform Networks for Competitive Edge

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Wednesday, July 27, 2022 - 10:00am

Business transformations at most U.K. enterprises are taking place in two phases, the report says.

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  • Business transformations at most U.K. enterprises are taking place in two phases, the report says.
  • First, organizations assess and standardize their people, processes and tools, a step that typically includes migrating from traditional networks controlled by command-line interfaces to software-defined services.
  • Then they transform the operations that surround the technology.
  • The report examines a wide range of trends and issues around software-defined networking in the U.K., which also include the rise of now-standardized secure access service edge (SASE) and the growth of intelligent edge networking.