Ciena Insights Blog

Ciena kicks off fall university campus tour

School is back in session, and that means it’s time once again for Ciena’s recruiting team to hit the road for our annual university campus tour across the U.S. and Canada.

NFV – Back to School Edition

The upfront cost of hardware equipment is a lot like the upfront cost of college tuition, with a hope that the spend pays off in the future. But even as the industry looks to move to software-centric NFV......

10 ways your highway will soon be smarter

With congested roadways, rising gas prices and a deteriorating infrastructure, a smarter system is needed to make better use of the current roadway network and meet future demands. Here are ten ways our highways......

Ciena’s role in Ericsson’s national Telstra network deal

This morning Ericsson announced a national network agreement with Telstra as the strategic supplier of next-gen optical equipment and services. This is the first public customer resulting from Ciena’s strategic......

Ciena 5160 wins Cable Spotlight Product of the Year Award

Ciena’s 5160 Service Aggregation Switch has been named a 2014 Cable Spotlight Product of the Year award winner. This is now the third industry award and second cable-specific award the 5160 has picked up since its......

Ciena’s Agility SDN controller and the question of multivendor interoperability

How does our Agility SDN controller interoperate with other vendor's products and SDN solutions? Ciena's Mitch Auster gets into the details, including our use of the OpenDaylight framework.

How Will You Go to Market? The Race for Strategic Alliances

Much like the Tour de France, alliance partnerships are not won in a single day. Wayne Dietrich, leader of Ciena's Global Strategic Alliances team, talks about the progress Ciena has made with strategic alliances.

ETSI NFV #7: Repositioning for Success

At last week's ETSI NFV member meeting, a new leadership team was elected and the group began the process of transitioning its structure from the initial definition of NFV requirements into second phase of......

Are you coming to Carrier Ethernet Summer Camp?

Everybody loves summer camp, and now we’re bringing summer camp back to you with our Carrier Ethernet Summer Camp. We’ve gathered our Carrier Ethernet experts for a series of live online events across a variety of ......

Build vs. Buy: 5 questions to ask about your cloud infrastructure

Build or buy, that's the question enterprises face as they look to connect to the cloud. Our interactive calculator takes you through a series of questions to help make the decision easier.

Subscribe to our blog

Enter your e-mail address

Editor's Picks

Ciena’s role in Ericsson’s national Telstra network deal

This morning Ericsson announced a national network...

read more
Ciena honors first class of Fellows and Distinguished Engineers

This group of Ciena scientists hold 300+ patents and...

read more
Ciena targets metro Ethernet market with new 8700 Packetwave platform

Ciena has taken direct aim at the metro Ethernet...

read more
How Would You Market Ice in Antarctica?

With the massive amount of competition and increasing...

read more
Infographic: Using Social Media During Disasters

The rise of social media and smartphones have brought...

read more
1 2 3 . . .