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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.
Distributed Network Functions Virtualization (D-NFV) is a complete, open, modular solution purpose-built for a distributed Virtual Network Functions (VNF) deployment...
This week, Don’t miss out on dark fiber, Carrier Ethernet 101, and what you need to know about new coherent technology innovations.
Get your questions answered with Ciena's new NFV and SDN Guide for Carriers and Service Providers, with 35+ pages of insights from our Blue Planet experts.
Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) and Software Defined Networking (SDN) are two of the industry’s most revolutionary network design and operational...
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...
New IdealConnect service provides local businesses sustainable competitive advantages
Thirty-year-old Time Division Multiplexing (TDM technology) is no longer state of the art. And running legacy networks is not sustainable. John Hawkins will show you...
Cable operators are pushing fiber closer to customers to provide better services. In this Chalk Talk, Wayne Hickey, Ciena Product Marketing, shares why fiber deep is...
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 coherent technology innovations are now making it possible to challenge several longstanding assumptions associated with how optical networks are built, says Ciena’s Helen Xenos, radically simplifying operational practices.
Ciena's Simon Parry explores dark fibre opportunity for government organisations. This is the second blog post in a two-part series.
Ciena's Simon Parry explores dark fibre opportunity for government organisations. This is the first blog post in a two-part series.
This week, we’re discussing network traffic challenges, helping you prepare for the coming of 5G traffic loads and sharing new meaning for the old adage “measure twice, cut once.”
This week, get ready for GeoMesh Extreme, find out why data security is more important than ever and let us know what business challenges keep you up at night.
Today is International Geek Pride Day. We're celebrating with some of the stellar minds at Ciena by looking at the careers and insights of some of our best and brightest resident “geeks” here.
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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