Chalk Talk: What is Flex Ethernet (FlexE)?
Sebastien Gareau, Hardware Systems Architect at Ciena, talks about the industry effort to introduce flexibility at the Ethernet service layer.
Joe Cumello, Ciena's VP of Global Marketing, talks to Lightwave from the show floor of OFC'17 and details the company's innovations and awards that were on display at the show.
"On-demand" demands a lot from your optical network—more than it’s been capable of delivering. Until now. Introducing software-defined optical, delivered by Ciena’s Liquid Spectrum™. It’s that good.
Ciena's Liquid Spectrum™ is redefining optical for an on-demand world. Our photonics expert David Boertjes explains how.
Joe Shapiro, Director, Product Line Management, explains how Ciena’s WaveLogic Ai coherent technology introduces a discontinuity in both capital and operational expenses for networks today while also enabling the foundation for the...
In today's world, hackers can easily obtain tools to tap into a fiber optic line, with "How to" YouTube videos available that show exactly how to do it. From our R&D lab in Ottawa, Ciena's Patrick Scully demonstrates how simple it is to steal...
Effortless in-flight data encryption at 100G and even 200G speeds. Ciena's Patrick Scully details the latest step you can take to secure the critical data on your network.
Patrick Scully provides his insights on the future of network security, today's encryption technology challenges and how Ciena can help overcome these with WaveLogic Encryption.
The pressure is on utility companies to modernize their decades-old grids to ensure the continued safe and reliable delivery of electricity. Watch Malcolm Loro introduce the use of converged-packet optical technology for utility network...
Networks are experiencing explosive bandwidth growth, which is exhausting capacity on highly utilized links. Widespread mobile device use, streaming media, evolving educational tools, and the growing volume of exchanged research files are driving...
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. There’s a popular misconception that satellites carry data from continent to continent....
What does lemon pie have to do with next-gen optical network architectures? Quite a bit actually, explains Ciena's Helen Xenos.
Leading European operator modernizes network to offer in-flight encryption, high-capacity Ethernet and Fibre Channel services
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.