World map

New tide of technologies tested on Facebook’s MAREA Cable

Brian Lavallée, Senior Director of Submarine Network Solutions Marketing at Ciena, sat down with Facebook's Steve Grubb, a key member of the Global Optical Architecture team, to discuss recent activities that took place on its transatlantic MAREA submarine cable network.

Read blog


Person holding glass globe

Current state of the global submarine network

What are the current challenges and opportunities for today's submarine networks? What's next? Find out what will be covered in our upcoming webinar with TeleGeography.

Read blog


Welcome to Alaska sign

North to the future, via improved connectivity

Learn about how GCI, to better address the latest bandwidth rush from Alaskan wholesalers, the federal government, and content providers, will be upgrading their Alaska United East and Alaska United West cables with Ciena's GeoMesh Extreme submarine network solution.

Read blog



Puzzel pieces

Standardizing Open Submarine Cables

Ciena’s Brian Lavallée sits down with our resident submarine networking expert, Priyanth Mehta, to get his view on the soon to be published International Telecommunication Union (ITU) standard G.977.1 and what it will mean for the submarine networking industry.

Read blog



Chalk Talk - Throughput-optimized FEC in WaveLogic 5 Extreme

Watch now