Ciena Awards and Recognitions

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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2015 2015 Awards

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

Joining Telstra and Ericsson at the 2015 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 Fierce Innovation Awards: Energy Edition

8700 Packetwave Platform wins in ‘Smart Grid Managed Services’ category

The Fierce Innovation Awards:  Energy Edition is an industry awards program from the publisher of Smart Grid News. Ciena’s 8700 Packetwave Platform, specifically designed to address the dynamic traffic patterns and scalability associated with smart grids running across metro networks, received top honors in the Smart Grid Managed Services category.

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2015 2015 Fierce Innovation Awards: Telecom Edition

5430 wins in ‘Wireline - Core/Transport’ category

Ciena’s 5430 Packet-Optical Platform received the 2015 Fierce Innovation Award: Telecom Edition in the Wireline Core/Transport category. The 5430 makes hybrid packet OTN switching networks highly scalable, efficient and agile, paving the way toward virtualized, SDN-based architectures.  The award comes from the publishers of FierceWireless, FierceTelecom and FierceCable.

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2015 Broadband Technology Report- Diamond Technology Reviews 2015

Small Cells Big Scale: Ciena’s 3905 achieves 4-star status with BTR Award

Announced in February 2015, Ciena’s 3905 Service Delivery Switch was awarded 4 out of 5 diamonds from Broadband Technology Report’s Diamond Technology Reviews. Ciena’s 3905 is a GbE-capable environmentally hardened platform that comes packed with deployment flexibility and simplicity features squarely in mind allowing for a market hungry to find an economical solution for wide-scale outdoor small cell mobile backhaul wholesale services. For more information see here.

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