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Ciena’s Brian Lavallée delves into the depths of submarine networks and their importance to global communications, and how Ciena’s new GeoMesh Extreme allows submarine cable operators to integrate several technology advancements to enable an open submarine network solution with greater choice and performance.
This week, we’re showing you how to teach your OTN network some cool tricks, testing your acronym knowledge, and sharing what keeps us up at night.
In the third and final installment of his 3-part series on the Road to Autonomous Networks, Ciena’s Joe Marsella details the benefits of detailed analytics and new applications that Our Hero can tap into now that the dream of an intelligent,...
The topic of microservices architectures for application development is getting a lot of attention. Abel Tong from Ciena's Blue Planet team highlights some of the myths that have emerged around network operator adoption.
The Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) applies SDN principles to WANs. SD-WAN holds the promise of being a more cost-effective and simpler way to connect...
Whether you realize it or not, all connections over the Internet are shared connections. That goes for your residential cable broadband connection, too. Ciena's Wayne Hickey explains how Cable Operators can reduce sharing sizes to increase overall ...
Back by popular demand it’s Ciena’s Packet Networking Summer Camp, Music Camp edition. 4 Live Webinars and 3 Ciena experts make for one cool virtual summer camp.
OTN as a carrier infrastructure has taken off in the past decade for lots of good reasons. Ciena's John Hawkins explains how you can now teach your OTN network some cool packet tricks as well.
Carrier Ethernet innovation is moving at an impressive pace. Between the various industry groups and standards bodies, as well as multiple concurrent standards efforts, it’s often hard to keep up. To make sense of it all, our Carrier Ethernet guru...
Escalating bandwidth demands can mean only one thing…costly and complex network upgrades. But what if you could look at the challenge from a completely different perspective? Ciena’s Kent Jordan explains how.
FinTech, cloud and IoT were hot topics at Data Center World 2017 in Hong Kong. Ciena's Willie Low details the conversations from the show.
From 400G to DCI to software-enabled optical networks, OFC'17 was full of news and innovation. We surveyed our experts for their key takeaways and here’s what they said.
Ciena's OTN Speedwagon wasn't the only thing rockin' OFC'17 last week. Ciena's Kent Jordan details how our Waveserver platform is a big hit in the world of data center interconnect.
New 100G network ensures secure, efficient and reliable data center connectivity for critical healthcare services and applications
Without submarine networks, the global Internet that we all know, use, and utterly depend on each day for business and personal uses simply would not exist....
This week, were busting a few myths, sharing 8 incredible facts you didn’t know about submarine networking, and sharing a tale of two networks.
This week, Don’t miss out on dark fiber, Carrier Ethernet 101, and what you need to know about new coherent technology innovations.
This week, we're reflecting on the smart city movement, discussing what lemon pie has to do with next-gen optical network architectures, and sharing what you can do to prepare for 5G.
Fiber deep is the trend in which MSOs push fiber ever closer to customers to provide them with better service.
NFV replaces expensive dedicated network hardware with simple software appliances.
Optical encryption is a means of securing in-flight data in the transport layer of the network as it is carried over optical waves across fiber-optic cables.
Innovation. It's what we do. And it's how we work. Meet the experts behind Ciena's innovations.
Web-scale networking enables providers and enterprises to seamlessly keep up with fast-paced developments like video streaming, cloud adoption, and virtualization.
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