Infinera at OFC: Innovation on Fast Forward
March 6, 2018

What can you expect from Infinera at OFC 2018, the premier conference for optical networking and communications? In past years we have introduced unique technological innovations to maximize optical performance for cloud scale transport networks. This year, you’ll see how we are putting that innovation on fast forward. Infinera’s unique… Read More

Turning up the Volume on Open Optical Networking
November 17, 2017

It has been a busy couple of weeks for Infinera in the world of open optical networks, and particularly open line systems. First, we were proud to be selected as the newest member of the Open ROADM MSA, one of the leading forums for defining and implementing standards for open… Read More

Infinera Makes (Terabit) Waves at ECOC 2017
September 28, 2017

Last week the Infinera team, along with our mobile demonstration unit, the Infinera Express, attended the European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) 2017 exhibition and conference in Gothenburg, Sweden.  The exhibition attracted 5,234 visitors, with 313 exhibiting companies from 27 countries and a record 3,189 people visiting the Market Focus… Read More

Better Together: How Infinera Is Enabling Our Global Partners Win More Deals
October 12, 2016

By Jeff Marinchak Senior Director, Channel Sales Infinera recently announced its new Partner Program, developed to provide our partners with the tools to win, while simplifying and accelerating the process of bringing innovative optical networking technology to market  in order to quickly meet (and exceed) end-user demands. Built upon the… Read More

A Quantum Leap to Multi-terabits with the Infinera Infinite Capacity Engine
March 21, 2016

By Pravin Mahajan Director of Product and Corporate Marketing Last week I blogged that new innovations are required to scale networks to meet the seemingly infinite increase in bandwidth demand, making 2016 an ideal year to leap ahead of the current generation of optical technologies. Today Infinera unveiled the industry’s… Read More

The Leap Year Effect on Optical Networking
March 16, 2016

By Pravin Mahajan Director of Product and Corporate Marketing Silicon Valley celebrated a milestone last month, hosting the most watched online event in the country’s history. Super Bowl 50 broke all records. According to CBS, 3.96 million unique viewers tuned in to watch the event via connected devices, setting a… Read More

Guest Blog: How MBC Is Bringing Bandwidth and Connectivity to Underserved Rural Areas
October 26, 2015

By Tad Deriso President & CEO, Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities Corporation A few weeks ago, I was helping my oldest daughter navigate the complexities of the college admissions process. Thankfully her grades and GPA are fantastic (thanks to genetics on my wife’s side of the family!). We were discussing the essay… Read More

OTEGLOBE Deploys Infinera Solutions to Upgrade its International Backbone
May 13, 2015

Dino Andreou, CEO OTEGLOBE and Chris Champion, Senior Vice President EMEA, Infinera talk about their partnership to upgrade OTEGLOBE’s international backbone.         Q | I understand you have a long-standing co-operation with Infinera, can you tell us more about it? Andreou: OTEGLOBE’s cooperation with Infinera goes back… Read More

Stop by Infinera’s Booth at OFC to Slice Up Your Light
March 23, 2015

By Pravin Mahajan Director, Corporate Marketing OFC 2015 is in full swing. At our booth, Infinera is demonstrating an SDN-enabled packet-optical solution and showcasing packet Ethernet VLAN-based transport services running over a sliceable super-channel being controlled by an SDN OpenDayLight (ODL) Controller. Because our customers are looking to deploy a… Read More

Moon Musings, OFC and the International Year of Light
March 12, 2015

By Pravin Mahajan Director, Corporate Marketing There’s a crater on the near side of the moon called Alhazen that is connected to the industry I work in. It is named after the Arab scholar Ibn al-Haytham, who was a pioneer in the field of optics way back in the 11th… Read More