Cloud services are placing extraordinary demands on the metro network. Programmability, power efficiency, and density, typical of data center networks are new requirements for the metro network. And, scalability, resiliency and intelligence are even more critical in this time of transition. Ciena brings all these capabilities together in the 8700 Packetwave® Platform.
The Best of the Metro Network Meets the Best of the Data Center
Chalk Talk - WaveRouter, Ciena’s purpose-built co ...
Meet Ciena’s purpose-built coherent metro router and hear how Ciena’s simple, scalable, and sustainable WaveRouter takes and impr ...
Ciena Passive Optical Network (PON) Ecosystem
Ciena's XGS-PON ecosystem flattens traditional chassis-based PON power consumption and space while converging broadband, 5G, and ...
Chalk Talk - Universal Aggregation
In this Chalk Talk video, Wayne Hickey details just how by unifying siloed and stand-alone architectures to optimize network foot ...
Chalk Talk - The Future of Networks
Ciena CTO Steve Alexander provides his insights into the future direction of critical communications networks to support ever inc ...
Chalk Talk - Ciena’s Waveserver 5 compact interco ...
Get more 100GE/400GE at any distance. In this video, Joe Shapiro, Sr. Director PLM, introduces the Waveserver 5 platform built to ...
Chalk Talk - 5171 Platform: Redefining the metro ...
Ciena’s 5171 puts more capacity closer to where the demand for bandwidth lives – the network edge.
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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How can Services make your WaveRouter deployment a reality
Adding Ciena Services to your team along with a little added cost now will help you fully realize the benefits of this radically simpler and more cost-effective platform.Read more