Gary Smith, Ciena CEO

Ciena’s Gary Smith named a top CEO by Glassdoor

Ciena’s CEO of almost 20 years has been honored by one of the world’s largest job and recruiting sites in this annual award with a 97% approval rating.

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Trouble-to-Resolve: Assure Layer 3 Service Performance in Minutes

How can service providers assure Layer 3 service performance in today’s complex networks? Don Jacob details how Blue Planet’s Layer 3 Service Assurance solution can provide real-time and historical routing path information to quickly resolve trouble tickets.

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Phone using mapsHow utility network managers can gain critical visibility to meet user demands

Network continuity is vital for utility managers – but traffic congestion can occur at any time impacting the ability to carry this mission-critical traffic within desired latency specifications. Learn how and why utilities need to leverage data-driven analytics to provide service continuity.

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Colorful fiber connections 2How photonic control plane advancements are benefiting network operators

A photonic control plane is not new to optical networks, but new capabilities are changing how operators can benefit from it. Ciena’s Paulina Gomez explains how the photonic control plane is helping operators transform their networks.

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What Is MPLS-TP?

MPLS-TP is a packet transport technology that incorporates congruent paths, fault management, and network visibility.

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