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About Ciena

Ciena (NYSE: CIEN) is network strategy and technology company. The company collaborates with customers worldwide to unlock the strategic potential of their networks and fundamentally change the way they perform and compete. Ciena leverages its deep expertise in packet and optical networking and distributed software automation to deliver solutions in alignment with its OPn architecture for next-generation networks. The company enables a high-scale, programmable infrastructure that can be controlled and adapted by network-level applications, and provide open interfaces to coordinate computing, storage and network resources in a unified, virtualized environment.

Ciena Headquarter Location

7035 Ridge Road

Hanover, Maryland, 21076,

United States


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The Edge Computing Landscape

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Edge computing companies facilitate workload deployment in addition to providing data processing and storage at the farthest reaches of the network. These edge computing companies range from data centers at the edge to workload management tools designed to orchestrate edge deploy

Ciena Patents

Ciena has filed 1224 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • Network protocols
  • Computer networking
  • Ethernet
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Network performance, Network protocols, Mobile virtual network operators, Computer networking, Network management


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Network performance, Network protocols, Mobile virtual network operators, Computer networking, Network management



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  • When was Ciena founded?

    Ciena was founded in 1992.

  • Where is Ciena's headquarters?

    Ciena's headquarters is located at 7035 Ridge Road, Hanover.

  • What is Ciena's latest funding round?

    Ciena's latest funding round is IPO.

  • How much did Ciena raise?

    Ciena raised a total of $26.02M.

  • Who are Ciena's competitors?

    Competitors of Ciena include Acacia Communications and 1 more.

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