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Modern, Agile Networks for the Super-high-bandwid ...

Rapid adoption of cloud services, video streaming, 4G and 5G wireless backhaul, and a range of other high-bandwidth applications ...

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Application Notes

Blueprint for Utility Network Modernization: Cien ...

This paper explains how Ciena’s 6500 PTS solves multiple TDM-to-packet migration challenges.

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Infobriefs

The Economic Benefits of a Ciena Virtualized Edge ...

ACG Research has developed a custom tool that models the benefits of the Ciena Virtualized Edge Solution to help you build your b ...

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A Smarter Communications Network for the Smart Gr ...

As electric utilities evolve to the smart grid, they need a comparable evolution of the underlying communications network.

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eBooks

Guide to Transforming Photonic Network Operations ...

Ciena’s Liquid Spectrum helps providers extract the full value of network assets across all stages of the photonic network lifecy ...

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Articles

Can utilities have their multi-layered cake and e ...

Utilities are facing increasing bandwidth demands on their communications networks. Ciena's Mitch Simcoe explains how modernizing ...

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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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Infobriefs

Crossing the Chasm: Migrating from Fixed- to Flex ...

Migrating from a fixed- to a flex-grid photonic network architecture—and the new operational paradigm this entails—can seem overw ...

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How to Thrive in the Growing Residential Broadban ...

Ciena’s approach to residential broadband is designed to deliver the scalability, flexibility etc. required by new and establishe ...

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Videos

Evolutionize Your Network with Ciena's TDM-to-Pac ...

Ciena's CTO Steve Alexander talks about how Ciena TDM-to-Packet solutions, including the 6500 PTS, provides an elegant, simple ap ...

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Podcasts

Ciena Insights Podcast: Episode 44: How AI is Res ...

On this Ciena podcast hear Colt’s Francesca Serravalle join Rick Hamilton of Blue Planet to shed light on new opportunities where ...

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Case Studies

Generating Advanced Connectivity for the Israel E ...

Israel Electric Corporation will utilize Ciena’s Manage, Control & Plan software for unified network management and end-to-end se ...

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Infobriefs

Navigator Network Control Suite (NCS)

With Ciena’s Navigator Network Control Suite™, providers gain a single point of control to visualize the performance of their mul ...

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Application Notes

Modernizing Utility Communications Networks to Me ...

This paper summarizes how packet networking can be used to simplify and expedite network migration to achieve a more modern commu ...

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Articles

5 ways to future-proof your network today to supp ...

It’s impossible to predict what networks will be required to handle in the coming years, especially when it comes to the internet ...

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Articles

Defending the smart city: 3 aspects to a holistic ...

With all the hype around Smart Cities today, you’d think they are ubiquitous. But even though there are a few high-profile exampl ...

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Case Studies

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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Case Studies

Major Utility Taps the Power of Ciena to Build a ...

Read this case study to learn how this major utility—using Ciena’s Adaptive Network—has reduced costs; improved network security ...

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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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Network Strategies to Drive Lower Costs amid High ...

This paper discusses how OTN and MPLS-TP can be jointly deployed to optimize IP router infrastructures.

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The Adaptive Network Is the Foundation of Persona ...

Whether students are learning from home or in the classroom, networks must be ready to support on-demand, bandwidth-hungry, low-l ...

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Heavy Reading: The Transformation Choice - Data C ...

As the explosion of data continues, distributed cloud-native applications will dictate how and where data centers are built and d ...

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Podcasts

Ciena Insights Podcast: Episode 43: Addressing th ...

On this Ciena podcast hear Mark Freeman of Cullman Electric Cooperative discuss the exciting impact of deploying broadband in the ...

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Articles

How utility network managers can gain critical vi ...

Network continuity is vital for utility managers – but traffic congestion can occur at any time impacting the ability to carry th ...

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