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Multi-Terabit Submarine Cables… Too Big to Fail?

Report in 2010 found that nearly 100 percent of the world’s intercontinental electronic communications traffic is carried by the ...

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Neos Networks Deploys Blue Planet to Automate Ser ...

Neos Networks is deploying software from Blue Planet to ensure better end-to-end visibility across its network and improved flexi ...

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New tide of technologies tested on Facebook’s MAR ...

Brian Lavallée, Senior Director of Submarine Network Solutions Marketing at Ciena, sat down with Facebook's Steve Grubb, a key me ...

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North Sea Pathways: Digital Oilfields to Ultra-Se ...

Tampnet, a Norwegian based global operator, uses Ciena gear to support the operation of the largest offshore multi-terabit, low l ...

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Northern Europe Goes Dark, and It’s a Good Thing

Eastern Light is a Swedish-based company that aims to change how bandwidth is carried around Northern Europe, a hotbed of data ce ...

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White Papers

Omdia: 2020 Optical Network Hardware Vendor Score ...

This Scorecard evaluates the top optical network equipment vendors on criteria using concrete data and metrics, including direct ...

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White Papers

Omdia: 800G Technology - Does Double Capacity Mea ...

Read the report to learn how 800G technology brings performance improvements, expanded capacity, and more cost-effective solution ...

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Webinars

On-demand webinar: Asia-Pacific Market Outlook, D ...

Bandwidth demand continues to grow in Asia-Pacific. Long the region with the most cable cuts and its fair share of regulatory cha ...

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eBooks

Open Submarine Cable Channel Planning

This handbook explores the concepts and considerations required in channel planning for a modern flexible-grid submarine network.

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eBooks

Open Submarine Cable Management Handbook

This handbook provides a detailed explanation of the concepts involved and how the goal of Open Cable Management will be achieved.

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eBooks

Open Submarine Cables Handbook

This document outlines key considerations when designing or purchasing a new submarine cable, open or otherwise.

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Articles

Packet Cable Landing Stations… Why Not?

As submarine traffic is increasingly dominated by packets going forward, native packet switches will eventually relegate SIE to t ...

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Press Releases

Pacnet Upgrades Trans-Pacific Submarine Cable wit ...

100G coherent technology provides programmable, high-capacity services over 9,600km trans-pacific cable between Japan and U.S. We ...

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Data Sheets

PinPoint OTDR

Ciena's PinPoint OTDR creates a complete fiber loss profile—similar to taking a CT scan of the network—to precisely localize pote ...

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Articles

PTC'15: Ciena’s newest 100G tech further extends ...

Ciena has unveiled new capabilities for its GeoMesh submarine networks solution that further extends the capacity and distance ca ...

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Press Releases

Quintillion Selects Ciena to Provide Foundation f ...

Quintillion is deploying Ciena’s 8700 Packetwave Platform to support the first phase of its 15,000-kilometer intercontinental sub ...

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Press Releases

Reliance Globalcom Upgrades Trans-Atlantic FA-1 S ...

Ciena today announced that Reliance Globalcom is upgrading its trans-Atlantic FA-1 South submarine network with Ciena’s GeoMesh s ...

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Segra Adds Major Regional Transport Network Power ...

Segra, one of the largest independent fiber infrastructure bandwidth companies in the Eastern U.S., announced a major expansion o ...

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eBooks

Simplifying Open Submarine Cable Link Engineering

The handbook outlines additional use cases and considerations for simplified Open Submarine Cables link engineering.

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Press Releases

Southern Cross Achieves 800G with Ciena’s WaveLog ...

Southern Cross connected the first single-wavelength 800G across a live production network using Ciena’s WaveLogic 5 Extreme cohe ...

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Southern Cross Launches ‘Elastic’ Transoceanic Ba ...

Blue Planet V-WAN solution increases network flexibility; allows customers to request bandwidth at set levels, anytime, anywhere..

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Videos

Spectrum Sharing Demo Video

This video provides an overview of Spectrum Sharing, which allows submarine cable operators to virtualize their submerged assets ...

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eBooks

Submarine Networks Acronym Guide

A guide including the most commonly used acronyms in submarine networking.

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Infobriefs

Systems Integration Service for Solution Validati ...

Ciena’s Service Integration Service for Solution Validation allows operators to keep their networks up to date and introduce new ...

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