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It’s time to rethink current metro and edge networks

New users, applications, and endless content are creating an explosion in demand for connectivity at the network edge — where users connect to content. But are your metro and edge networks ready?

These networks must evolve to become more open, automated, and simple. It’s the only way to find your edge, capitalizing on new revenue opportunities and delivering a compelling end-customer experience.

Market dynamics are putting new pressure across metro and edge networks, driving the need to evolve these architectures to meet end-user demands. From metro and edge cloud, through business, mobile and residential, learn how Ciena can help you transform your network and own the edge.

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The edge brings great opportunity, but also requires change. Maximizing your business potential requires a clear, simplified network vision. But what exactly does the next generation of metro and edge networks look like? What’s holding you back from realizing your optimal network? Read on to find your edge.

Turning change into opportunity requires improving your competitive advantage—now. As the originator of the Adaptive Network™, Ciena provides a holistic view of the key requirements for next-generation metro and edge networks. Our vision focuses on making these networks more open, automated, and simple. Why? It’s the only way to truly own the edge and deliver the experiences that your end-customers expect. Check out our executive info brief to learn more.

IP/Optical convergence spotlight

A ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach to IP/Optical convergence does not, in fact, fit all.  Your existing network reality must be considered to determine the right path for successful network evolution and successfully own the edge.
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What it takes to achieve IP/Optical convergence success

Talking to service providers worldwide, Ciena’s Brodie Gage shares his thoughts on developing a successful IP/Optical convergence strategy.

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Ciena’s executives talk IP/Optical convergence

Ciena’s executives discuss IP/Optical convergence and what it takes to achieve a winning strategy.

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Understanding the bigger end game for IP/Optical convergence

Find out why 87 percent of service providers feel IP/Optical convergence is important to owning the edge.

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