What could a cloud-era network mean for you?
With the rapidly rising tide of data and applications, enterprises are increasingly turning to the cloud for scalable solutions. Is your network ready for the shift?
LightRiver, together with Ciena, leverages software and services to deliver new levels of programmability and agility for a web-scale world.
Joel De Lamarre, chief architect for Blue Planet Manage, Control and Plan (MCP), introduces the newest member of the Blue Planet family. MCP provides unified network and service lifecycle management for Ciena's packet and optical networks.
Francois Locoh-Donou, Senior VP of Ciena's Global Products Group, who heads-up Ciena's R&D organization, gives a plenary presentation on "The Agility Gap" at the Open Networking Summit in February 2014. His presentation focused on the ability...
Are you looking for a network partner you can trust? We're ready to talk. Our process of partnership is time-tested, and our ground-breaking innovations provide you the secure, flexible network that you can rely on. That's what we do.
Patrick Scully's tour of Ciena's Digital Video Transport solution continues with two demonstrations: Our ability to provide uninterrupted service during a fiber cut event, and our dynamic, real-time resource allocation abilities.
File-based versus real-time? HD versus 4k display? Broacast is changing at an amazing pace, and so are your broadcast infrastructure needs. Patick Scully explains how Ciena's Digital Video Transport solution can help your metro, regional, or...
Can traditional services providers successfully implement a DevOps approach? While it can (and has been) done successfully, Ciena's Tim Pearson says there are five critical steps that need to be taken into account.
Ciena has unveiled Blue Planet Manage, Control, and Plan (MCP), providing real-time software control and advanced visualization across Ciena’s packet and packet optical portfolios. Marie Fiala of Ciena’s Blue Planet team highlights three key areas...
Blue Planet MCP integrates network and service management, software-based control and online planning to drive service agility and operational efficiencies test2
Distributed NFV, or D-NFV, is a new concept for many enterprises. Ciena's John Hawkins explains why D-NFV's speed and simplicity might make it the next evolution of how enterprises deploy new network services.
As enterprises change how they architect networks, they must train staff. Ciena CTO Steve Alexander highlights how everyone involved—vendors, partners, enterprises—must play a role in skills development.
Network analytics provides operators and enterprises with a deep understanding of the network, enabling smarter, data-driven decisions. test2
Manage, Control and Plan (MCP) software converges the complete network operations lifecycle through network planning, infrastructure commissioning, service fulfillment, and service assurance. test2
Network analytics are only as valuable as your ability to collect, centralize and interpret the data. And with the growing scale and complexity of today’s network services ecosystem, unlocking your network’s hidden insights is more difficult than...