Ciena Awards and Recognitions

2016 Lightwave Innovation Awards 2016

Ciena’s 5430 Packet-Optical Platform and Waveserver receive 4.5 out of 5 stars

The Lightwave Innovation Awards review and recognize optical communications technology, rating each entry on a scale of 0 to 5, the 5-star rating indicating an innovative new product that raises the bar for performance standards. Both the Waveserver Platform for data center interconnect (DCI) and 5430 Packet-Optical Platforms achieved a 4.5 rating, making them superb products that “set new standards for performance and provide groundbreaking and new technical milestones.” A panel of judges—each subject matter experts and influential network operators across the industry—selected this year’s winners. read more

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2016 2015 Telecom Asia Readers’ Choice Awards

Ciena’s Waveserver wins Data Center Innovation of the Year

Each year Telecom Asia organizes the Readers’ Choice & Innovation Awards to recognize the advancements and contributions of the industry’s top vendors from around the region. At the 2015 awards Ciena’s Waveserver Data Center Interconnect Platform was recognized as the Data Center Innovation of the Year. Read more

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2016 America’s Honored Companies

Ciena Investor Relations Program Receives Top Honors

America's Most Honored Companies Awards celebrates the U.S. Companies who ranked at the top of the All American Executive Team ranking for their corporate leadership and investor relations expertise, as voted on by the buy- and sell-side analyst community for the 2015 calendar year. In 2015, Ciena’s Investor’s Relation team led by Gregg Lampf was recognized as the best IR professional within the Telecommunications category by the industry’s ‘sell-side’ analysts. read more

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2015 2015 Telecoms.com Awards

Ciena, Ericsson and Telstra come together to win ‘Fixed Network Innovation’ award

Joining Telstra and Ericsson at the 2015 Telecoms.com Awards ceremony in London, Ciena jointly accepted an industry innovation award in the category of Fixed Network Innovation.  This category focused on ground-breaking technical achievement and projects which have pushed the boundaries of fixed network efficiency and functionality. read more

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2015 2015 MEF GEN 15’ Excellence Awards

Ciena named ‘Vendor of the Year’ and ‘LSO Solution Provider of the Year’

The MEF’s Excellence Awards program recognizes service, application, technology, and professional excellence and innovation in both the global Carrier Ethernet and emerging Third Network community. In 2015, Ciena was honored with the MEF’s Vendor of the Year award that recognizes the company’s contributions to the industry’s shift to on-demand networking. Additionally, Ciena’s Blue Planet was distinguished with the LSO Solution Service Provider of the Year award. Read more

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