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Webinars

Ciena’s Optical Summer Series 2020

Join our experts as they discuss strategies and drivers for change, as well as the latest innovations emerging in optical network ...

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Articles

Re-Sodding Cable MSO Brownfields

With an increase in demand for high-speed data, IP video, cloud computing, and business services, cable MSO brownfields need to u ...

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Data Sheets

6500 Reconfigurable Line System

Ciena’s 6500 Reconfigurable Line System (RLS) delivers scale and programmability for the photonic layer while maximizing operatio ...

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Videos

Is your data fully protected for the European Gen ...

In Europe, the GDPR is harmonizing data security legislation, and it also affects all companies that handle EU citizens' personal ...

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Videos

Ciena talks to Lightwave at OFC'17

Joe Cumello, Ciena's VP of Global Marketing, talks to Lightwave from the show floor of OFC'17 and details the company's innovatio ...

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Data Sheets

WaveLogic Ai MOTR Modules

Ciena’s WaveLogic Ai MOTRs are optical transponder and service channel interfaces that enable a more programmable infrastructure.

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Data Sheets

WaveLogic Ai FOTR Modules

The WaveLogic Ai FOTR modules are highly dense optical transponder and service channel interfaces that enable a more programmable ...

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Application Notes

Enabling a Bigger and Smarter Network with Ciena' ...

Ciena has developed WaveLogic 3, a technology foundation for the industry’s first intelligent transceiver. WaveLogic 3 makes it p ...

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Infobriefs

The Network Modernization Imperative

To meet growing bandwidth demands, carriers need networks that can adapt to new business models, scale on demand to support new s ...

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Infobriefs

WaveLogic™ 5 Nano 400ZR Transceiver

Ciena’s WaveLogic 5 Nano 400ZR Transceiver incorporates Ciena’s advanced coherent optical technology to deliver footprint-optimiz ...

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Infobriefs

Encryption Testing and Certification

This document describes the concerns surrounding encryption solution testing, and the external certification processes available ...

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Videos

In The Lab - What Is Soft FEC

In this video Michael Hubbard introduces Soft Forward Error Correction (Soft-FEC) using an example of coherent optical transport ...

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Articles

Ciena’s 2018 Holiday Bundle is Here!

Spend your downtime this holiday season applying the collective knowledge of some of the world’s best and brightest minds in tele ...

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Application Notes

Simplifying Optical Networking through Adaptive, ...

Bandwidth demands are exploding in a variety of applications, and network operators are struggling to scale network capacity to p ...

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Infographics and posters

Data Security Risks Lurk Everywhere

In a world where the risks to your data lurk everywhere and the stakes to your future have never been higher, it's essential to p ...

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Brochures

WaveLogic Photonics Coherent Select

Purpose-built for high-capacity access, aggregation, and distribution networks, Ciena’s WaveLogic Photonics Coherent Select is an ...

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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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Data Sheets

DTM-100G2 Coherent 100G Transponder Module produc ...

The DTM-100G2 is a single-slot 100G coherent transponder module for Ciena’s Z-Series Packet-Optical Platform.

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Videos

Take 10 Webinar: More Packets Less Box

In this installment, you will learn about the latest campaign around Ciena's Packet Networking portfolio from John Hawkins, Ciena ...

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Articles

What is an Optical Control Plane?

To help clarify the question of “what is an optical control plane?”, we put together the below infographic that walks through the ...

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Infobriefs

Liquid Spectrum. Let the Benefits Flow.

Improved visibility. Automated processes. And increased network capacity and service availability from any given WDM investment. ...

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Videos

Chalk Talk - What is Flex Ethernet (FlexE)?

Sebastien Gareau, Hardware Systems Architect at Ciena, talks about the industry effort to introduce flexibility at the Ethernet s ...

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Videos

Internet2's 8.8Tbps Network Using Ciena Gear

Rob Vietzke, Executive Director of Network Services at Internet2, talks about the new 8.8 Tb/s national backbone network Internet ...

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Data Sheets

Converged Packet Optical Products

Ciena's Converged Packet Optical Portfolio uses technology innovation to maximize network scale and programmability.

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