Explore Ciena's solutions
Our solutions power the world’s most adaptive networks to address ever-increasing digital demands for richer, more connected experiences for all users.
Access and aggregation
Drive next-generation business services at the network edge
Aggregate traffic from TDM, IP, and Ethernet services using dedicated, shared fiber on the same cost-effective routing and switching platform.
Support providers and communities implement a broadband infrastructure delivering long-term sustainability with a rich hardware, software, and services ecosystem that is open, modular, and scalable.
Evolve the converged interconnect network (CIN) to support a distributed access architecture (DAA) strategy while enabling the adoption of fiber-based access technologies.
Maintain profitable delivery of TDM services while future-proofing investments toward network transformation, removing aging equipment and consolidating multi-agency services to customers.
4G/5G converged xHaul
Build a foundation for an agile and seamless 5G evolution with open, programmable xHaul routers and network lifecycle automation across all domains.
Accelerate your 5G journey with comprehensive, zero-touch network and services lifecycle automation.
Evolve your metro network to become more simple, scalable, and sustainable
Achieve dynamic scalability and network expansion with our coherent routing solution, featuring the latest in IP and optical innovation and cutting-edge multi-layer operations, automation, and services.
Deliver seamless, high-capacity connectivity between data centers with the smallest footprint and lowest power.
Metro optical architectures
Create opportunities for new services with a programmable, easily configurable metro optical architecture solution that turns your network into an innovation platform to help you grow your business.
On-demand wave services
Provide on-demand, high-capacity wavelength services with enhanced SLA options using dynamic, any-to-any secure connectivity between multiple locations and intelligent automation.
Maximize capacity and operational efficiencies with our innovative, flexible long-haul solutions
High-capacity switching and transport
Deliver more capacity, faster, stretching existing fiber assets through the power of industry leading coherent optics and photonic line system innovations combined with advanced analytics.
Deliver widescale, global connectivity between data centers spanning any distance from long-haul to subsea with highly scalable, programmable infrastructure, intelligent software, and automation.
Scale and protect your critical submarine network infrastructure—and sustainably optimize the return on your network assets.
Open line systems
Gain more visibility and optimize your photonic network assets with our intelligent open line systems
Open line systems
Optimize your photonic network and fiber assets to extract the most capacity and resilience from the network with our fully instrumented open line systems that use real-time analytics and intelligent network control.