Japan has a reputation for being a fast-paced and innovative market. From AI to IoT to 5G to major sporting events, the demand for network infrastructure is growing exponentially. Network operators in Japan are working quickly to modernize their networks and prepare for new user demands, paving the way for lessons and best practices that the rest of the world can learn from.

It’s against this backdrop that our Ciena Network Insights Podcast shines a spotlight on Japan. In this episode, we interview Rick Seeto, Ciena’s Vice President and General Manager for the APJ region. Rick and the Ciena team work closely with our customers in Japan, bringing a wealth of industry expertise and insight into what’s happening in this key market and how it relates to trends globally.

Listen below to hear about key technology trends and what they mean to network providers in Japan and beyond.

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