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Without an innovative new approach to xHaul, 5G m ...

Backhaul has traditionally been the afterthought when it comes to planning next-generation cellular networks. But in the 5G era, ...

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With great fiber count comes great responsibility

Spatial Division Multiplexing (SDM) cables are a key focus area for submarine network innovation in 2020. Ciena’s Brian Lavallée ...

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With big edge densification comes big metro respo ...

Ciena’s 8100 family is expanding in a big way by adding the 8190 for higher capacity aggregation. Ivana Lemos explains how you ca ...

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WIOCC to Activate Fiber Pair on Equiano Cable wit ...

WIOCC, a leading provider of digital connectivity and infrastructure across Africa, is working with Ciena to become one of the fi ...

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Windstream: Intelligent Multi-layer/Multi-domain ...

Building a programmable SDN-based network with Ciena's Blue Planet Platform is helping Windstream to simplify operations. This ca ...

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Windstream Selects Ciena for Next-Generation Nati ...

Windstream and Ciena are announcing that Windstream, a flexible provider of advanced network communications, will build its Natio ...

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Windstream Selects Ciena for Next-Gen Fiber-to-th ...

Windstream, a leading provider of advanced network communications, has selected Ciena (NYSE:CIEN) to modernize its Fiber-to-the-T ...

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Windstream Automates Provisioning of Wavelength S ...

Open network orchestration platform accelerates 1 GbE, 10 GbE, and 100 GbE service delivery

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Winds of Change in Smart Cities?

Ciena’s Daniele Loffreda reflects on the evolution in what he’s hearing from CIOs and others in the smart city movement.

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WIN Technology Selects Ciena’s Adaptive IP Soluti ...

WIN Technology is leveraging an Adaptive IP™ solution from Ciena to power its new network.

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Will Netflix Eat Europe’s Bandwidth Alive?

Netflix’s recent rollout in six European countries is now expanding further, with the announcement of Italy, Portugal and Spain a ...

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Will disruptive healthcare technologies disrupt h ...

New innovations stemming from artificial intelligence, machine learning and connected health are changing the way medical profess ...

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Will Automation in the Clouds Propel the Winds of ...

Five years after the advent of SDN and NFV, their adoption is far from mainstream. Automation is the missing link, says Ciena's M ...

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Wilcon Selects Ciena to Connect Southern Californ ...

West Coast provider of fiber optic and data center infrastructure deploys Ciena’s converged packet-optical and packet networking ...

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Wilcon Partners with LightRiver and Ciena to Supp ...

Leveraging LightRiver’s Factory Built Network® Solution, backed by Ciena’s 8700 Packetwave Platform, Wilcon Transforms Network Ca ...

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Why “network slicing” is the key to 5G network ad ...

The 5G bandwidth promise is a whopping 10Gbps to each end user. But what would someone actually do with this amount of bandwidth?

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Why Zero-Touch Provisioning (ZTP) is critical for ...

To achieve a leadership position in the emerging 5G market, you need to upgrade transport infrastructure at hundreds or thousands ...

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Why your Storage Area Network modernization shoul ...

Ciena’s Patrick Scully explains how flexible, programmable DCI infrastructure helps enterprises keep pace with today’s growing da ...

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Why you need the highest level of trust in your e ...

In Europe, full certification from BSI is one of the top security accreditations you can get, and Ciena’s optical encryption solu ...

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Why TLS/SSL encryption techniques are not enough ...

If your in-flight data encryption strategy relies on TLS and SSL, you may not be as secure as you think. That's because these tec ...

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Why the time is now to transition TDM to IP

As legacy TDM networks reach end-of-life status, coupled with support personnel becoming increasingly scarce, service providers a ...

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Why the Secret Behind Strong Early Adoption of 40 ...

400G is a hot topic these days – but how is it really being used? Ciena’s Optical expert Helen Xenos explains what we mean by 400 ...

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Why Successful Business Transformation Requires a ...

New coherent technology innovations are now making it possible to challenge several longstanding assumptions associated with how ...

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Why Smart Cities Need Adaptable Pipes

For cities to evolve and realize the full benefits of becoming “smart” they will require real-time access to multiple sources of ...

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