Agile, adaptive networks for research and higher learning
When it comes to scalability, security, and simplified operations, is your network as forward thinking as you are?
Add capacity on demand with an automated, open, and lean IP infrastructure and coherent optical pluggables.
Elevate operational efficiency to better serve your community with an end-to-end multi-layer network view.
Push the limits of science and technology with 1.6 Tb/s and ubiquitous 800G networking.
More than a photon cannon: What iCAIR, UETN and Ciena won at the Data Mover Challenge and what this means for tomorrow’s network
Ciena and its partners developed new capabilities that will benefit the research and education networking world and beyond.
Our research and education technology and services
WaveLogic Coherent Optics
Our coherent optics are deployed across our optical and routing and switching products to power 100G to 1.6 Tb/s solutions driving scalability, intelligence, and programmability.
An in-flight data protection solution with advanced security capabilities that leverages the performance and programmability of Ciena’s WaveLogic™ Coherent Optics.
Manage, Control and Plan (MCP)
Our MCP Applications provide analytics, software control, and automation—integrated in a single interface—to optimize multi-layer network resiliency and performance.
Networks for the Future of Higher Education
EdTech is evolving at a rapid pace. Online learning is increasingly prevalent and mor...Download
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Data security and encryption
Minimize your data security risks by ensuring that all in-flight data remains confide...Learn more