Tag: ciena

Mobile Networks

Why network slicing is the key to unlocking extended reality digital experiences

July 8, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Imagine you’re shopping for furniture and using an Augmented Reality (AR) app on your mobile device to experience the products in your living room. Or your child is using a Virtual Reality (VR) headset to tour ancient ruins as part […]

Technology, Wireless

Do business professionals understand 5G? Not so much, Ciena report concludes

June 28, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Less than 20% of professional employees in the U.S. say they understand the benefits of 5G, according to new research from Ciena. These working professionals still interested in upgrading their personal handsets to 5G, the company’s research found, and about […]


Casual, mobile gamers have the most to gain from 5G, cloud computing

November 24, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

In early November, RCR Wireless News spoke with Subspace’s CEO and Founder Bayan Towfiq who argued that when it comes to online multiplayer games, 5G and edge computing might not be all they’re cracked up to be. “[5G] solves the […]


5G will stand alone as a necessity for our future

July 27, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

The majority of 5G networks that are available today are non-standalone (NSA), which means they leverage existing 4G infrastructure. This is partly why they are often framed in the media as a luxury rather than a necessity. These networks produce […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Wireless

Deutsche Telekom, Ciena launch first 800G network in Europe

May 15, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

The international wholesale unit of German mobile operator Deutsche Telekom established the first European 800G network, connecting its data centers in Vienna, Austria. The network makes use of Ciena’s WaveLogic 5 Extreme (WL5e) to satisfy surging traffic requirements and customers’ […]


Ciena surges in Q3 on APAC demand, DT deal

August 31, 2018

Via: RCR Wireless News

Ciena reported its third quarter financials this week and strong growth in the APAC region, along with other positive trends, resulted in Q3 revenues of $819 million up more than 12% from the same quarter last year. Some highlights: Three […]


Ciena’s 5G Network Solutions to Help Operators to Evolve from 4G to 5G

February 23, 2018

Via: The Fast Mode

Ciena has unveiled a range of new 5G Network Solutions to help operators scale their current 4G networks, while simultaneously preparing for the impending evolution toward 5G. Ciena said the 5G Network Solutions are designed to provide the scale and automation operators […]


Verizon Deploys Ciena’s Newly Launched 6500 T-Series Packet-Optical Platform

March 17, 2016

Via: The Fast Mode

Ciena launches new Terabit Packet-Optical Platform, 6500 T-Series to significantly increase network scalability and accelerate the move to open, virtualized, SDN-based architectures. The Ciena’s 6500 T-Series provides up to ten times more port density, scaling from 2.4 Tb/s to 24 […]