Soft Forward Error Correction
Soft Forward Error Correction provides the best performance for your network because it gives higher capacity, tolerance and twice the reach.
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...
Sebastien Gareau, Hardware Systems Architect at Ciena, talks about the industry effort to introduce flexibility at the Ethernet service layer.
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.
FlexEthernet (FlexE) is a new flexible Ethernet client interface standard defined by the OIF. Ciena's Helen Xenos explains what it does and why it's so important to the future of software-defined optical networks.
A good family garage cleaning takes careful planning and execution -- and can provide a few lessons on ensuring your network transformation project goes smoothly. Ciena's Susan Friedman explains.
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 multi-terabit converged packet optical solutions deliver new high-speed, reliable connectivity enabling Jio to offer 4G services across India
Ciena is extending the market reach of its industry-leading WaveLogic coherent modem technology by making it available to a range of industry participants, including optical component leaders Lumentum, NeoPhotonics and Oclaro. Ciena CTO Steve...