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REN Assures Portugal's Electric Grid with Blue Pl ...

Due to the criticality of the electric grid, power utilities need reliable service delivery over their IP/MPLS networks. In this ...

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Case Studies

Powering a Bright Future with Carrier Ethernet

One of the nation’s largest electricity generators replaces SONET technology with modern, easy-to-manage infrastructure designed ...

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White Papers

Packets for All

For decades, TDM was the backbone for global bandwidth, transporting voice, data, and video. In 2012, global bandwidth was transf ...

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Webinars

Own the Edge: Spotlight on 5G

Own the Edge: Spotlight on 5G is hosted by Dimitris Mavrakis, Senior Research Director, ABI Research, and Ciena’s Anup Changaroth ...

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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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Videos

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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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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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: 100G Everywhere for Carriers and Enterpris ...

The 400G capability will be extended into the aggregation segment of the network to handle the growth of 100G access links.

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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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Articles

No network modernization job is too big or too sm ...

Ciena’s Wayne Hickey details how to transform your business with our field-proven TDM-to-Packet solutions.

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White Papers

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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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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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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White Papers

Multi-service Substation WAN Backbone: Ready for ...

Broadband service deployment has historically been limited in rural communities, creating challenges for residents, especially du ...

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Videos

Modernizing your utility network

The utility industry is undergoing a comprehensive change. In this video you will hear from LightRiver and Ciena on what to consi ...

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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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Application Notes

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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Videos

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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Infobriefs

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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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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Videos

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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