New Agreement Gives ProLaw Clients IT Flexibility to Meet Firm Needs

 Jul. 25, 2016

Thomson Reuters Elite, part of Thomson Reuters Legal, today announced a strategic agreement with CenturyLink, a global communications, hosting, cloud and IT services industry leader to be a cloud hosting partner. Through this agreement, CenturyLink will provide high-performance, secure, reliable and scalable cloud environments designed to help ProLaw® clients transform their businesses through the integration of ProLaw with the CenturyLink Cloud platform.

With access to CenturyLink’s portfolio of cloud technologies to develop and deploy enterprise applications, ProLaw clients can take advantage of the latest CenturyLink cloud innovations that enable organizations to cut costs by driving greater efficiency of IT resources. Clients are able to start small and scale their footprint as needed to meet evolving needs. ProLaw clients work directly with Elite, a reseller of CenturyLink Cloud solutions, to manage their cloud subscription and experience.

“Providing a reliable data network and scalable cloud services ensures client confidence and enables IT efforts to meet the dynamics of any business that relies heavily on performance and responsiveness. CenturyLink’s agreement with Thomson Reuters Elite provides ProLaw clients with access to a secure and seamlessly integrated cloud experience for the management of their IT needs,” said John Lippman, managing director, financial services, at CenturyLink. “With dynamic on-demand hardware scaling systems, CenturyLink can provide ProLaw clients with a cost-effective, secure and flexible means to quickly respond to ever-evolving business demands.”

“CenturyLink offers ProLaw clients innovative, state-of-the-art technology options that best optimize their network and cloud infrastructure and accelerate business performance,” said Elisabet Hardy, vice president of Product Management at Elite. “Trusted by the world's leading enterprises and government agencies, CenturyLink is extending its expertise to the legal market to create purpose-built solutions that align our clients’ IT objectives with their short- and long-term business goals.”

The Elite Global Strategic Alliance Program provides a one-stop global marketplace that fosters cooperation, streamlines the buy-sell cycle and helps all involved achieve a competitive edge. Elite partners are experienced technology, services and consulting organizations ready to innovate, collaborate and help our clients solve their most pressing business challenges. Visit the Global Strategic Alliance Program to learn more about the benefits of partnering with Elite.

Elite is the leading global provider of an end-to-end enterprise business management solution, which allows law firms and professional services organizations to run all operational aspects of their firms, including business development, risk management, client and matter management, and financial management. For more information, visit Elite.