CIENA CORPORATION

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COMPANY ADDRESS
CIENA CORPORATION
7035 Ridge Road
Hanover, MD 21076
USA - Map
Phone: +1 410 694-5700
Fax: +1 410 694-5750
Website
COMPANY INFORMATION
Exchange: New York Stock Exchange
Stock: Ciena Corporation
Industry: Communication Equipment
Employees: 4,865
DESCRIPTION
Ciena Corporation was incorporated in Delaware in November 1992, and completed its initial public offering on February 7, 1997. The Company is a provider of equipment, software and service solutions that support the transport, switching, aggregation and management of voice, video and data traffic on communications networks. The Company’s four separate operating segments are Converged Packet Optical, Packet Networking, Optical Transport, and Software and Services. The Converged Packet Optical portfolio includes networking solutions optimized for the convergence of coherent optical transport, OTN switching and packet switching. The Converged Packet Optical portfolio also includes products that provide packet switching capability to allocate network capacity efficiently and enable rapid service delivery. Its 5430 Reconfigurable Switching System includes a family of multi-terabit reconfigurable switching systems that utilize intelligent mesh networking to provide resiliency and feature an integrated optical control plane to automate the provisioning and bandwidth control of high-capacity services. Packet Networking products allow customers to utilize the automation and capacity created by its Converged Packet Optical products in core and metro networks and to deliver new, revenue-generating services to consumers and enterprises. These products have applications from the edge of metro and core networks, where they aggregate traffic, to the access tiers of networks where they can be deployed to support wireless backhaul infrastructures and deliver business data services. Packet Networking products principally include 3000 family of service delivery switches and service aggregation switches, the 5000 series of service aggregation switches, and Ethernet packet configuration for the 5410 Service Aggregation Switch. The Optical Transport products include stand-alone WDM and SONET/SDH-based optical transport solutions that add capacity to core, regional and metro networks and enable cost-effective and efficient transport of voice, video and data traffic at high transmission speeds. The products in this segment principally include the 4200 Advanced Services Platform, Corestream(R) Agility Optical Transport System, 5100/5200 Advanced Services Platform, Common Photonic Layer (CPL), and 6100 Multiservice Optical Platform. Its Optical Transport portfolio includes its traditional SONET/SDH transport and data networking products, as well as certain enterprise-oriented transport solutions that support storage and LAN extension, interconnection of data centers, and virtual private networks. Software and Services segment includes Network Management and Network Control Software and Network Transformation Solutions and Support Services. The Company’s business and operations are subject to environmental laws in various jurisdictions around the world, including the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) and Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment (RoHS) regulations adopted by the European Union.
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