Why does Mookie Wilson care about Cloud, SDN and Packet Optical?
May 24, 2012

By Mike Capuano Vice President, Corporate Marketing On May 16th Infinera hosted a workshop in conjuction with Light Reading’s Packet Optical Transport Evolution event in NYC. The workshop focused on the capabilities needed by packet optical networks to best support cloud services, with more than 50 attendees including a large… Read More

Enabling Elastic Bandwidth for Cloud Networking
May 8, 2012

By Chris Liou Vice President, Network Strategy If you’ve been paying any attention at all to the networking or IT industries the past few years, you will have likely come across some article about the increasingly prominent role that networked data centers are playing in today’s cloud networks.   The boundaries… Read More

Sunshine and Super-Channels
May 3, 2012

By Geoff Bennett Infinera Product Evangelist On a sunny Monday morning in Cannes last month my colleague, Abhijeet Deore and I helped to kick off the second Layer123 Terabit Networking conference with our workshop on Coherent DWDM Technologies and Coherent Super-Channels. Despite the lure of the French Riviera outside, we… Read More

Infinera Increases Focus as India Heats Up
April 27, 2012

By Pravin Mahajan Director, Corporate Marketing and Messaging It’s been several years since I went to India for business. Back in mid 2000s, the telecom industry was on the cusp of broadband growth and operators were busy building networks to satisfy growing bandwidth demand. Since then many have expanded their… Read More

Infinera University Recruiting 2012 – Because Someone Has to Run This Place in 2032
April 25, 2012

By Jessamyn Kirkwood Infinera Internal Communications Manager Can I wear my pajamas to work? Can you get me Yankee tickets? How often do you go horse-back riding? Can you help me get a job at Apple? How far is the drive to New York from your office? What is it… Read More

Springtime for Optical Transport Networks
April 12, 2012

By Mark Showalter Sr. Director, Marketing Spring has sprung here in the heart of Silicon Valley California.  Although it was a dry winter we are getting some much needed rain this week – spring rain that helps all those budding plants reach just a little further each day.  Current weather… Read More

Peeling the OFC Super-channel Onion
March 20, 2012

By Mike Capuano Vice President, Corporate Marketing OFC/NFOEC is a great annual trade show, and Infinera showed up in style this year with the Infinera Express, showcasing a full demonstration of our DTN-X integrated with GMPLS control plane software and our DNA management solution, all supporting 500 Gb/s super-channels. Infinera… Read More

The Infinera Express Hits LA for OFC/NFOEC
March 14, 2012

By Renée Glowacki Marketing Specialist Taking part in OFC/NFOEC, the world’s leading event for advancing optical solutions, has been a longstanding tradition for Infinera, but this year we pulled out all the stops to give the event’s more than 11,000 attendees a glimpse into the Terabit age. The North America… Read More

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