OFC/NFOEC
March 9, 2012

By Mark Showalter Sr. Director, Marketing The Terabit Age was delivered by Infinera at OFC/NFOEC 2012 at the Los Angeles Convention Center this week.  OFC/NFOEC, coupled with the OSA Executive Forum, is a long-standing tradition in the optical networking industry.  On the show floor this year Infinera delivered the Terabit… Read More

Super-Channels: Got Reach?
March 2, 2012

By Chris Liou Vice President, Network Strategy It is commonly accepted knowledge that today’s networks are driving a need for more bandwidth as mobile, video, and data based traffic continue to grow.  Numerous industry reports such as Sandvine’s Global Internet Report and Akamai’s State of the Internet report resonate with… Read More

Infinera Global Customer Service and Technical Support
March 1, 2012

By Jeff Marshall Sr. Director- Global Service Sales/Business Development One of the key ingredients in the Infinera Experience is our superior support services.  While Infinera’s elegant technology and unmatched reliability provide our customers with a clear advantage, Infinera’s superior customer service rounds out the Infinera Experience. Infinera Global Customer Service… Read More

CenturyLink and Infinera Showcase Advanced Optical Network in Wyoming
February 28, 2012

By Mike Capuano Vice President, Corporate Marketing CenturyLink recently hosted a Technology Summit at the University of Wyoming in Laramie, WY. The event garnered more than 50 attendees including State legislators, K-12 technology leaders, enterprise customers, and R&E IT executives. Local press and television stations KGWN-TV (CBS), K2-TV (NBC), and KCHY-TV… Read More

Why Do We Need To Go Beyond 100G?
February 21, 2012

By Renée Glowacki Marketing Specialist Regular visitors to this blog and Infinera’s website will have heard a great deal about super-channels and how they will enable us to transmit data at speeds of 100 Gb/s and faster.  But why is this necessary?  Why do we need to go beyond 100G?… Read More

Photonic Integration in the News
February 7, 2012

By Mark Showalter Senior Director, Marketing This year we’ve seen photonic integration in the news as other optical networking companies come to grips with the inevitability of photonic integrated circuits in optical networking systems.  Ultimately we feel this validates Infinera’s approach to the market, and underscores the growing importance of… Read More

Infinera Helps TeliaSonera Celebrate New Seattle PoP
February 2, 2012

By Mike Capuano Vice President, Corporate Marketing When I received the invite to TeliaSonera International Carrier’s party to celebrate the opening of their new Seattle POP, I was more than happy to go.  I wanted to support one of our important customers. And of course I always love a good… Read More

2011 in the Rear View Mirror
January 31, 2012

By Mark Showalter Senior Director,  Marketing As we head in to the final weeks of January 2012, memories of 2011 are fading into the distance as the excitement of the New Year shifts into high-gear.  To set 2012 in context, I looked back at 2011 to reflect on the inflection… Read More

Infinera Customer Cruise Fails to Make Headlines (And That’s a Good Thing)
January 27, 2012

PTC Event Coverage and the Evolving Submarine Market By Jessamyn Kirkwood Infinera Internal Communications Manager These days you can hardly refresh your browser homepage without seeing a story come up about cruise ships. Never one to miss out on the latest hot topic, the Infinera Blog has a cruise ship… Read More

Super-Channels for a Future-Proof Network
January 12, 2012

By Geoff Bennett Infinera Product Evangelist As one of the leading service providers in the world, Verizon is taking a lead in promoting the idea of innovation amongst the vendor community, and the Verizon Interoperability Forum is one way they achieve this.  Verizon is looking at explosive demand growth and is… Read More