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SC17: Super Networks for Super Computers

The SC17 conference provides a perfect opportunity to experience the intersection of high-performance computing with high-perform ...

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Application Notes

Rethinking Campus Networks

Campus networks are undergoing a rapid evolution of user- and application-driven network capacity and utilization demands, drivin ...

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Infobriefs

Replace network equipment faster, for lower cost, ...

What if you could maintain network availability by leveraging someone else’s in-place operations to get replacement parts into yo ...

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Programming the network: And you thought apps wer ...

Apps have become essential to our daily lives, and now they are essential for networks. Ciena's Fady Masoud explains.

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Infographics and posters

Powering 21

Download this infographic to learn how the evolution of education technology will have a significant impact on your broadband net ...

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Petabytes in motion: A look at next-gen networks ...

The event will be hosted by our very own Rod Wilson, and the panel will include guests from ESnet, University of Amsterdam, Texas ...

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Videos

Own the Edge: Ciena’s leaders discuss the role of ...

Ciena's leaders talk about how IP/Optical convergence can transform your metro and edge network to increase operational automatio ...

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Optimization Service: Spectrum Defragmentation de ...

A short live-action demonstration showing how our patented Python-based Spectrum Defragmentation software discovers and identifie ...

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Infographics and posters

Optical Transport Network

The Optical Transport Network (OTN) defined in ITU G.709. Download this infographic for a deep dive into this crucial technology.

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One Maryland: Statewide Broadband Network

Ciena CEO Gary Smith joins local leaders from the state of Maryland as they talk about the impact of the newly completed Maryland ...

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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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Infographics and posters

Not all 400G pluggables are created equal

Not all 400G pluggables are created equal. Achieve industry-leading pluggable performance with trusted WaveLogic™ technology.

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eBooks

Networks for the Future of Higher Education

EdTech is evolving at a rapid pace. Online learning is increasingly prevalent and more widely available. Students untethered from ...

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Network Traffic Challenges? It’s Time for a New P ...

Ciena’s Kent Jordan explains how escalating bandwidth demands can mean only one thing…costly and complex network upgrades.

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Webinars

Network Modernization: Understanding Circuit and ...

Get an overview of circuit and pseudowire emulation and how to transport private line service over a packet-based network.

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Articles

More than a photon cannon: What iCAIR, UETN and C ...

iCAIR, UETN and Ciena were recently awarded the Best Long-Distance Performance and Overall Winner of the international Data Mover ...

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Meet the People who brought 400G to Optical

How do you deliver innovation that brings tremendous value to customers 1 year earlier? You use a team that has done it before wi ...

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Managed Services: Managed NOC

This video explores four uses cases for Ciena's Managed Services, identifying specific subsystems for Ciena Services to manage, w ...

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Managed Services

Ciena’s Managed Network Service offerings provides increased operational efficiencies et al and an OPEX model that keeps your net ...

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Maintenance Service: Managed Spares and Engineeri ...

Managed Spares and Engineering Dispatch to ensure replacements of failed equipment are performed quickly and accurately by our ex ...

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Infobriefs

Maintenance Service: Managed Spares and Engineeri ...

What if you could maintain network availability by leveraging someone else’s in-place operations to get replacement parts into yo ...

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Press Releases

KISTI and Ciena Drive High-Bandwidth Research and ...

Korean research institute deploys 8700 Packetwave Platform to improve network scalability and help power the acceleration of data ...

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Press Releases

IU, Industry Leaders to Power Fastest Network Eve ...

Indiana University network engineers are collaborating with Ciena, Internet2, and ESnet to power the fastest network ever built f ...

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Application Notes

Is Your R&E Network Ready for the Great Surge?

R&E networks are experiencing a surge in capacity demand as a result of massive growth of streaming media, growing utilization of ...

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