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It's just easy! The 3 service activation technolo ...

Often the more complex a task is the more we avoid it. Learn about three technologies network operators can use to reduce the com ...

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Head of the Class: Ciena Amongst First to Receive ...

The MEF, formerly known as Metro Ethernet Forum, announced this week that Ciena’s 8700 Packetwave® Platform and 3926m Service Agg ...

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SCTE Expo 2019 – the importance and opportunities ...

At the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo this year there were a few aspects of moving to 10G that stood out: the importance of low latency, the ...

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Ciena obtains JITC certification, paves the way f ...

The Joint Interoperability Test Command (JITC) certification for our layer 2 Ethernet access and aggregation solutions gives DoD ...

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Liberty Global partners with Ciena to help custom ...

Liberty Global is fulfilling its vision to help customers connect their world with a single provider, and a single, harmonised Ca ...

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Converged IT/OT Network Amps Up Resilience for Ce ...

The Carrier Ethernet substation WAN solution that Ciena and Schweitzer Engineering Labs (SEL) delivered to Central Lincoln addres ...

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5 tips to scale your network, not your complexity ...

For years, increasing your capacity to meet growing demand meant adding more and bigger hardware-based platforms to your infrastr ...

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Ciena targets metro Ethernet market with new 8700 ...

Ciena has taken direct aim at the metro Ethernet market with today’s unveiling of the 8700 Packetwave Platform

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Preparing for the high-bandwidth future with Cien ...

One of Europe’s leading multinational telecommunications companies replaces its disparate legacy aggregation networks with standa ...

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Fiber densification without complexity the goal o ...

To support the bandwidth demands on already taxed networks, providers are looking for solutions that can provide step-level impro ...

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Grab your Guitars and Gigabits: It’s Time for Pac ...

Back by popular demand it’s Ciena’s Packet Networking Summer Camp, Music Camp edition. 4 Live Webinars and 3 Ciena experts make f ...

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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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Ethernet Adventures: Making Progress with an Old ...

In the second post of this 3-part series, we unravel one hero’s journey on the road to streamlined enterprise networking operatio ...

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Lead with innovation: Carrier Ethernet services m ...

The popularity and increasing demand for Carrier Ethernet is driving adoption throughout Latin America and globally, while also c ...

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Life’s tough in the great outdoors, especially fo ...

Sometimes you have to be super-tough to survive – and the same’s true for any packet-optical network equipment, especially if you ...

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How Marcatel Achieved Mexico’s First MEF 3.0 CE C ...

When Marcatel, a telecommunications carrier based in Mexico, needed help evolving its network to address increasing end-user dema ...

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How coherent optics improve capacity, performance ...

In this Q&A, Fernando Villarruel, Chief Architect of Ciena’s MSO Practice, highlights the strategic importance of coherent optics ...

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The 8700 Strikes Again: Two New Innovation Awards ...

Ciena’s new 8700 Packetwave Platform strikes again, back in the news after receiving two new industry innovation awards.

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Can Orchestrating an End-to-End Network Slice Be ...

Telecom Infra Project (TIP) has recently started an E2E slicing Working Group to investigate models and mechanisms to demonstrate ...

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Optic Zoo Networks Keeps Vancouver’s Data Travell ...

Tony Ross, Director of Network Engineering, Optic Zoo Networks, explains how Canadian enterprises are reaping the benefits of its ...

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Strategies for a total communications solution – ...

Alex Connors of Vodafone details the service provider’s new high-capacity Ethernet Services and hybrid WAN portfolio, which uses ...

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Ovum ranks Ciena #1 worldwide in booming market f ...

Global analyst firm Ovum unveiled new numbers on the rapidly growing market for data center interconnect with Ciena sitting atop ...

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The top 6 features of a truly future-proof conver ...

In this blog we detail how evolving networks cost effectively with converged Ethernet and IP can help network operators keep pace ...

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Virtualization is nothing without infrastructure: ...

The increasing demand for capacity is driving the need to build open, intelligent, physical infrastructure for R&E

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