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5 outcomes our new Ciena Insights Service brings to your network

Need more comprehensive visibility into your network infrastructure? Preshank Saxena details how Ciena Insights Service can help by incorporating powerful advanced analytics capabilities from Ciena’s Blue Planet platform, consumable in a convenient SaaS delivery model.

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Accelerating Access to Cloud Connectivity

Tyler Coates, Senior Vice President for Enterprise at Zayo, details the company’s efforts to speed and simplify enterprise access to public cloud resources using tools like Ciena’s Blue Planet Multi-Domain Service Orchestration.

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Ciena Completes Acquisition of DonRiver

Ciena has officially completed the acquisition of DonRiver. Rick Hamilton, SVP of Global Software and Services at Ciena, details how the integration of these new capabilities into our Blue Planet portfolio will help our customers in their journey to the Adaptive Network.

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Preview our Top 5 online courses to celebrate National Online Learning Day

September 15 is National Online Learning Day, and Ciena is joining with others to celebrate the opportunities and advances that online learning provides. To help mark this milestone and advance the cause, we are introducing course previews of our online Develop Series and have curated a Top 5 list to get you going.

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3 Ways Blue Planet MCP Services is the Superhero Your Business Needs

There’s a new superhero in town – Blue Planet MCP Services – helping you rapidly incorporate Ciena’s Blue Planet MCP domain controller into your network operations. Ciena’s Stacey Conliffe details how MCP Services can bring these superpowers to your team.

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6 ways to boost your success with network orchestration and automation

In the third and final post in our series on the Adaptive Network and how it can help overcome today’s tough network management conditions, we explore network orchestration and automation. Software is a critical asset for operators looking to support exponential traffic growth and deliver complex IoT and 5G use cases. But software for future networking isn’t just about SDN controllers. It’s also about robust orchestration, automation, and analytics capabilities, says Karim Dembri, Sales and Business Development Manager, Ciena.

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Multi-Layer Networks? Intelligent Multi-Layer Orchestration Has Arrived

There are many challenges that service providers must deal with in multi-layer networks. A majority of them stem from the lack of coordinated visibility and orchestration across the optical and IP/MPLS layers. Ciena’s Kailem Anderson details these challenges and the benefits that multi-layer orchestration can bring. For even more details, also be sure to attend our upcoming Light Reading webinar.

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Ciena Completes Acquisition of Packet Design

Ciena has officially completed the acquisition of Packet Design. Rick Hamilton, SVP of Global Software and Services at Ciena, details how the integration of these new capabilities into our Blue Planet portfolio will help our customers in their path to the Adaptive Network.

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What is streaming telemetry?

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Rapid service provisioning with Blue Planet Route Optimization and Assurance

With real-time telemetry, analytics, optimization, and policy, Blue Planet Route Optimization and Assurance is making it possible for service providers to reap the benefits of automation.

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