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Blue Planet Blog

3 Ways Software will Change Data Security as We Know It

Data security gets a software update from SDN and NFV, improving defensive and offensive measures across the board.

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5 factors data centers must contend with in the IoT era

The Internet of Things (IoT) is destined to generate huge amounts of data, but will today's data centers be able to cope? Brian Lavallée gives five key factors data center providers must consider with IoT.

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Year in Review: Ciena's 5 Biggest Announcements of 2015

It was a busy year for Ciena. So in the spirit of helping your memory recall, here’s a list of the 5 biggest, most important, most can’t-forget-that-one Ciena announcements of 2015.

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Telindus brings in the New Year as first to achieve Ciena Advanced Technical Support Status Worldwide!

Geert Degezelle, Managing Director at Telindus, highlights the solution provider's new status as an Advanced Technical Support Status (ATSS) accredited BizConnect partner.

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Blue Planet and ON.Lab: The ONOS Awakens

Ciena and ON.Lab today announced that the two were joining forces to create a new version of ONOS in the ongoing resistance against the Dark Side of closed and inflexible networks.

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Ciena CEO Gary Smith talks success with DCI, Blue Planet

Ciena CEO Gary Smith highlighted Ciena’s success in the data center interconnect (DCI) market with new web-scale internet content providers (ICPs), and our early traction with Blue Planet since the acquisition of Cyan earlier this year.

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Vendor of the Year: Ciena brings home 3 MEF awards from GEN15

Ciena took home three high-profile awards this week at the MEF's GEN15 conference, including Vendor of the Year and LSO Solution Provider of the Year

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Four Reasons You Want a Micro-Services Architecture

Container-based micro-services are the latest buzz in the discussion around SDN and NFV. But what are micro-services and why do you need them?

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What is the “Right” Approach to Open Source?

Open source is good, right? OK, but before you jump in with both feet, let’s take a closer look.

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Behind the scenes with Ciena’s new Blue Planet architecture

Next Thursday, October 29th, we’re hosting a live video Hangout where our development experts will talk through some of the new features and details of the Blue Planet Architecture.

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