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CienaLife: Recap of our company-wide volunteer day

Here's a recap of Ciena volunteer efforts on the company-wide volunteer day.

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Baking accessibility into our DNA—greater access ...

Ciena puts those with disabilities at the forefront of user experience and website accessibility to enhance Ciena’s commitment to ...

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7 key attributes for the new network edge

Gradual technology evolution won’t work for the multi-access edge, where new IoT apps, cloud services, and 5G services are creati ...

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Primer: What is mobile fronthaul?

Our expert Brian Lavallée explains both mobile backhaul and fronthaul and how they address the growing challenge of helping trans ...

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Tomorrow's cities: evolving from "smart" to Adapt ...

Cities are going smart – trying to deal with the proliferation of people, sensors, automobiles and a range of devices that demand ...

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Unifying legacy and modern packet-based services

Within the last decade, TDM to IP modernization is no longer a question of “if” but rather “when”, as converging legacy and moder ...

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5G wireless needs fiber, and lots of it

Ciena's Brian Lavallée explains that 5G mobile networks will significantly affect both the wireless side (obviously!) and the wir ...

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Choosing your 4G to 5G network evolution partner

The complexity and scale of 4G to 5G network evolution means you need the right partner, not just a supplier, to support you ever ...

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How much bandwidth does Broadcast HD video use?

One of the most often cited reasons for the global explosion in bandwidth demand is the significant rise in video traffic, and sp ...

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Standards-based IP Connectivity, Delivered Differ ...

In this podcast Ciena and Heavy Reading discuss trends and drivers for change, as well as the latest innovations emerging in netw ...

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The 5G Smart City: Cities are Lining up for a Sli ...

Smart Cities are coming, and 5G network slicing technology will enable them, with its ability to enable the critical services tha ...

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What's New and Different about IP Networking

Omdia and Ciena examine a new way to deliver standards-based IP networks from access to metro, including discussions around 5G xH ...

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Light Reading: Charting the path forward for 400G ...

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Is technology the answer to stopping unsafe drivi ...

All of us at times, are guilty of unsafe driving. Learn about a project Ciena is working on with the Colorado Department of Trans ...

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Blog Spotlight | Unify your network and protect y ...

What if you could offer investment protection to both the operator and customer? Take your network and your customer’s business t ...

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Coherent Optics: 100G, 400G, & Beyond: A 2022 ...

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5 outcomes our Ciena Optimization Service brings ...

Need more comprehensive visibility into your network infrastructure? Tim Wilson details how Ciena Optimization Service can help b ...

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The Success of 5G Wireless Services Will Depend o ...

5G is much more than a new wireless access technology. It will fundamentally change how Mobile Network Operators build, operate, ...

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Ciena And Aviat Team Up On Unified Fiber-Microwav ...

Building advanced utility communications networks requires a solution with superior performance that spans both fiber and microwa ...

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How planners, operations teams and executives can ...

Network providers need to harness telemetry data from their infrastructure so they can operate more agile, adaptive systems. With ...

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Simplifying IP Networks: Business Impact on Netwo ...

ACG Research analysts present key requirements of next-generation IP networks and explain how Ciena’s Adaptive IP™ solution addre ...

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Ciena And Schweitzer Engineering Labs Team Up On ...

Mitch Simcoe explains how Ciena has partnered with a best in class solution from Schweitzer Engineering Labs to address this spec ...

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Optical Network Expert Series: Guide to improving ...

Over the past several years, coherent technology advancements have enabled providers to meet increasing capacity demands while co ...

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DISH Expands First-of-its-Kind Cloud-Native 5G Ne ...

DISH Network Corporation selected Ciena’s Blue Planet automation software to accelerate 5G services on the United States’ first c ...

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