Research & Education
Overcome Budget Constraints Without Sacrificing High-capacity Connectivity
The growth of media-rich streaming, online education, cloud storage, and collaboration applications is driving demand for more flexible broadband access and seamless network scalability.
Infinera works closely with research and education communities to cost-efficiently support the high-capacity connectivity required for the collaboration needs of students, instructors, and researchers.
We ensure that your network is optimized to handle unpredictable traffic demands, using ultra-dense, small-form-factor solutions that offer unprecedented automation from edge routing to core optical to drive down total cost of ownership.
Ensure mission-critical performance
Support high-bandwidth applications with automated service restoration, proven Tier 1 reliability, and scalability to 100G and beyond.
Improve service efficiency and flexibility
Take advantage of IP/packet-optimized transport capabilities, including Carrier Ethernet 2.0 and IP/MPLS mobile backhaul.
Reduce complexity and lower TCO
Simplify operations by eliminating overlay networks and achieve lowest TCO in networked enterprise and data center applications.
Maximize agility and efficiency
SDN programmability, automation, and control enable end-to-end service agility and operational efficiency.
Accelerating Research and Education Networks with Infinera Cloud Xpress
Dynamic experiments, new collaborations, and intensive short-term computing requirements drive large fluctuations in bandwidth demand and traffic patterns. Infinera's solutions provide very high-capacity metro optical transport that is simple to deploy and scale, while meeting the space and power constraints of any data center environment, making them a key enabler for R&E networking.