Press Releases

Q4'2016

December 5, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – December 5, 2016, 8:00 AM EDT USA – Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that Yahoo! JAPAN, a leading Japanese internet company, deployed the Infinera Cloud Xpress to interconnect its data centers in Osaka. The Cloud Xpress enables Yahoo! JAPAN to interconnect data centers with hyper-scale density, operational simplicity and Read More

November 28, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – November 28, 2016, 8:00 a.m. EST USA – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investor conference: Raymond James 2016 Technology Investors Conference Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2016 Location: New York, NY Presentation: 1:15 pm ET / 10:15 am PT Read More

November 17, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – November 17, 2016, 8:00 a.m. EST USA – Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced a number of new platforms within the award winning DTN-X Family designed to power cloud scale networks. With this announcement, Infinera is ushering in the next generation of Intelligent Transport Network architecture that blends the best Read More

November 14, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Monroe, La., – Nov. 14, 2016, 8:00 AM EST USA – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) delivered 2.5 terabits per second (Tb/s) of super-channel transmission capacity to support SCinet at the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC16), held this week, November Read More

November 7, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – November 7, 2016, 8:00 a.m. EST USA – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investor conference: 2016 Wells Fargo Technology, Media & Telecom Conference Date: Thursday, November 10, 2016 Presentation: 1:35pm ET / 10:35am PT Speakers: Ashoka Valia, Senior Read More

November 2, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Nov. 2, 2016, 8:00 a.m. EDT USA – Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it will host Insight Infinera 2016 on November 17, 2016 at its headquarters in Sunnyvale, California. Infinera executives and leading network operators will share their insight on the technologies and solutions that are powering cloud Read More

October 26, 2016

Sunnyvale, California – October 26, 2016 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, today released financial results for the third quarter of 2016 ended September 24, 2016. GAAP revenue for the quarter was $185.5 million compared to $258.8 million in the second quarter of 2016 and $232.5 million in the third quarter Read More

October 19, 2016

Rochester, NY and Sunnyvale, Calif., – October 19, 2016 – AIM Photonics and Infinera, a market leading provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that Infinera has become the latest member of AIM Photonics, demonstrating the continued swell of support for the Rochester-based initiative. Infinera will play a key role within the institute, providing access to Read More

October 18, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – October 18, 2016 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investor conference: Needham Next-Gen Storage/Networking Conference Date: Wednesday, November 2, 2016 Presentation: 10:00am ET / 7:00am PT Speaker: Brad Feller, Chief Financial Officer Webcast: investors.infinera.com and click on “Events” Read More

October 12, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – Oct. 12, 2016, 8:00 AM EDT USA – Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, launched a new partner program to simplify bringing innovative optical networking technology to end-users facing growing bandwidth demands. The new Infinera Partner Program offers channel partners an application-optimized portfolio spanning access, metro, long-haul, data center interconnect (DCI) Read More

October 5, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Oct. 5, 2016, 8:00 AM EDT USA – Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced it has joined the Optical Internetworking Forum (OIF) and the Open Networking Foundation (ONF) to demonstrate multi-vendor, multi-layer software defined networking (SDN) Transport Application Programming Interface (T-API) interoperability with the Infinera Xceed Software Suite and the Read More

Q3'2016

September 27, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – Sept. 27, 2016, 8:00AM EDT USA – Infinera announced today that it will release its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2016 ended September 24, 2016, after the close of market on NASDAQ on Wednesday, October 26, 2016. An investment community conference call to discuss these results and Infinera’s outlook Read More

September 26, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Sioux Falls, S.D. – Sept. 26, 2016, 8:00 AM EDT USA – Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and Midco, an independent internet service provider and cable operator, announced today the deployment of the Infinera XTM Series for 100 gigabits per second (Gb/s) transport to support metro aggregation services and to Read More

September 21, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – September 21, 2016, 8:00 AM EDT USA – Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, introduced the Cloud Xpress 2 addressing the market demand for scalable 100 gigabit Ethernet (100GbE) data center interconnect (DCI) over multi-terabit optical links. Infinera was first to market with a purpose-built compact DCI product with Cloud Xpress Read More

August 31, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Aug. 31, 2016 – Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, unveiled today the Xceed Software Suite (Xceed), a portfolio of integrated, open and modular software components for software defined networking (SDN) automation of Infinera programmable multi-layer transport networks. The new software suite, including the Xceed Multi-layer SDN Platform and Xceed Applications, Read More

August 29, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – August 29, 2016 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investor conference: Citi 2016 Global Technology Conference Date: Wednesday, September 7, 2016 Presentation: 2:10pm ET / 11:10am PT Speaker: Brad Feller, Chief Financial Officer Webcast: investors.infinera.com and click on Read More

August 17, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Milpitas, Calif. – Aug. 17, 2016 – Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and Lumentum Holdings Inc. (Lumentum), a provider of innovative photonic products for cloud and networking applications, have successfully validated Infinera’s portfolio of dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) platforms over Lumentum’s white box optical line system. Infinera now offers Read More

August 15, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Aug. 15, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced today the successful deployment of the Infinera DTN-X XTC Series across Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Submarine Cable System’s subsea network. The Infinera DTN-X XTC Series integrates the subsea network connecting the Mediterranean and Middle East regions with MENA’s existing Read More

July 27, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., July 27, 2016 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, today released financial results for the second quarter of 2016 ended June 25, 2016. GAAP revenue for the quarter was $258.8 million compared to $244.8 million in the first quarter of 2016 and $207.3 million in the second quarter of Read More

July 25, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – July 25, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, published its Sustainability Report demonstrating a resolute commitment to sustainability best practices, transparency and leadership in the optical networking industry. The report provides an overview of Infinera’s sustainability programs in the workplace completed in 2015. Infinera’s Sustainability Report details four key areas Read More

July 14, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – July 14, 2016 – Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced it has joined the Telecom Infra Project (TIP) to help accelerate the pace of innovation in telecommunications infrastructure. Co-founded by Facebook and operators such as Deutsche Telekom and SK Telecom, TIP is an engineering-focused initiative driven by operators, infrastructure providers, Read More

Q2'2016

June 23, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – June 23, 2016 – Infinera today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2016 ended June 25, 2016, after the close of market on NASDAQ on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. An investment community conference call to discuss these results and Infinera’s outlook for the third Read More

June 20, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – June 20, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that Dr. David F. Welch, Infinera co-founder and president, is the recipient of the 2016 IEEE Ernst Weber Managerial Leadership Award, recognizing exceptional managerial leadership in the fields of interests to the IEEE. Dr. Welch was honored with this recognition for Read More

June 13, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – June 13, 2016 – Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that GÉANT, Europe’s leading collaboration on network and related infrastructure and services for the benefit of research and education, and operator of the pan-European GÉANT network, will deploy Infinera’s programmable and open packet optical software-defined networking (SDN) solution integrated with Read More

May 31, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – May 31, 2016 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investor conference: Stifel 2016 Technology, Internet & Media Conference Date: Monday, June 6, 2016 Presentation: 1:20pm ET / 10:20am PT Speaker: Brad Feller, Chief Financial Officer Webcast: investors.infinera.com and Read More

May 23, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – May 23, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced today its recognition for the third consecutive year as a leader among the top optical network hardware vendors and the #1 vendor in terms of market momentum in the recently published 2016 IHS Optical Network Hardware Vendor Scorecard. The Scorecard reports Read More

May 16, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – May 16, 2016 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investor conference: J.P. Morgan Technology, Media and Telecom Conference Date: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Presentation: 8:40am ET / 5:40am PT Speakers: Brad Feller, Chief Financial Officer and Karl Thedeen, Read More

May 4, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – May 4, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that Hanoi Telecom Corporation (HTC), a wireless telecom operator, selected Infinera Intelligent Transport Networks to advance its optical network in Vietnam. HTC extended its existing Infinera TM-Series metro network with the DTN-X Family for its backbone connecting Ho Chi Minh City Read More

May 2, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – May 2, 2016 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investor conference: Jefferies 2016 Technology Conference Date: Thursday, May 12, 2016 Presentation: 10:00am ET / 7:00am PT Speakers: Brad Feller, Chief Financial Officer and Jeff Hustis, Head of Investor Read More

April 27, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., April 27, 2016 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, today released financial results for the first quarter of 2016 ended March 26, 2016. GAAP revenue for the quarter was $244.8 million compared to $260.0 million in the fourth quarter of 2015 and $186.9 million in the first quarter of Read More

April 27, 2016

Partnering with Infinera, Telia Carrier takes network service delivery to the next level in the United States (U.S.) by adding a second low latency, high capacity route between Silicon Valley and Los Angeles. As a complement, Telia Carrier has lit up a 100G-enabled metro ring linking strategically important connection points in the San Francisco Bay Read More

April 20, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 20, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that GARR, the Italian Research & Education Network, has deployed the Infinera DTN-X XTC Series to deliver advanced services and increase network efficiency as GARR scales its network capacity. GARR designs and operates Italy’s national high-speed telecommunication network for university and Read More

April 19, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 19, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that NHN Techorus Corp. (Techorus) deployed the Infinera Cloud Xpress to interconnect its Tokyo data centers. The Cloud Xpress allows Techorus to scale capacity to serve its data center customers with hyper-scale density, operational simplicity and low power consumption. Techorus is Read More

April 12, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 12, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and Windstream (NASDAQ: WIN), a leading provider of advanced network communications, announced the deployment of the Infinera Cloud Xpress to provide pre-provisioned high speed connections between data centers in Chicago. As a leading provider of large bandwidth transport solutions, data center interconnect Read More

April 4, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 4, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and Platinum Core Solutions (PCS) announced the first deployment of the Infinera Mobile Fronthaul Solution in Malaysia. With the recently deployed Infinera Mobile Fronthaul Solution, PCS now offers mobile operators high-bandwidth mobile fronthaul as part of its innovative mobile wholesale service from Read More

Q1'2016

March 31, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – March 31, 2016 – Infinera today announced that it will release its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2016 ended March 26, 2016, after the close of market on NASDAQ on Wednesday, April 27, 2016. An investment community conference call to discuss these results and Infinera’s outlook for the second Read More

March 21, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – March 21, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced the introduction of the Infinite Capacity Engine, a multi-terabit optical subsystem enabling a step function in optical wave division multiplexing (WDM) performance. The Infinite Capacity Engine is the first optical subsystem in the industry to offer network operators the combined benefits Read More

March 8, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Hong Kong – March 8, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and Hutchison Global Communications Limited (HGC), the fixed-line division of Hutchison Telecommunications Hong Kong Holdings Limited (HTHKH; SEHK stock code: 215), announced the deployment of the Infinera TM-Series Mobile Fronthaul Solution across HGC’s optical network in Hong Kong. The Read More

February 24, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – February 24, 2016 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investor conference: Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference Date: Tuesday, March 1, 2016 Presentation: 7:35pm ET / 4:35pm PT Speakers: Tom Fallon, Chief Executive Officer and Brad Feller, Read More

February 11, 2016

Sunnyvale, California – February 11, 2016 – Infinera Corporation, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, today released financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 26, 2015. GAAP revenue for the quarter was $260.0 million compared to $232.5 million in the third quarter of 2015 and $186.3 million in the fourth quarter of Read More

February 11, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Feb. 11, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced it has named Srikanth (Sri) Hosakote as senior vice president, head of engineering, responsible for leading the Infinera Systems Engineering organization. Mr. Hosakote will provide critical leadership as Infinera continues to enhance its Intelligent Transport Network portfolio with additional packet switching, Read More

February 8, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Feb. 8, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced the appointment of Roger Baker, Diana Gowen and Henry Sienkiewicz to its newly created Government Advisory Board. The Infinera Government Advisory Board was created to add expert executive perspective on the specific needs of the government sector to enable Infinera to Read More

January 27, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – January 27, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that James Dolce has resigned from the board of directors of Infinera, effective immediately. This resignation avoids potential conflicts of interest for Mr. Dolce, also a member of Juniper Networks’ Board of Directors, following the announcement that Juniper has acquired BTI Read More

January 26, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Jan. 26, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, andNorrsken, a major regional operator in Sweden, announced that Norrsken has expanded its network with the Infinera TM-Series metro 100G solution. The Infinera TM-Series enables Norrksen to deliver 100 gigabit per second (100G) multi-service transport services with low power, high density and Read More

January 19, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – January 19, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced the appointment of John P. Daane to the board of directors of Infinera, effective January 14, 2016. Mr. Daane brings to the position a deep understanding of high performance programmable networking components and the networking ecosystems, especially as they pertain to Read More

January 17, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Jan. 17, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and leading global telecommunications and technology company Telstra, today announced the successful validation of Infinera’s Advanced Coherent Toolkit (ACT) for super-channels. This new technology will cover the Telstra Endeavour subsea cable stretching 9,000 kilometers between Sydney, Australia and Oahu, Hawaii and extract Read More

January 13, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Jan. 13, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced it has named Scott Jackson as vice president, responsible for overseeing the Infinera Subsea Business Group. In this role, Mr. Jackson will focus on enabling subsea network operators to maximize capacity and reach on their subsea cables, reduce operational expense, and Read More

January 11, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Jan. 11, 2016 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that GÉANT, Europe’s leading collaboration on e-infrastructure and services for research and education (R&E), and operator of the pan-European R&E network that interconnects Europe’s National Research and Education Networks (NRENs), has deployed the Infinera Cloud Xpress to extend their 100 gigabit Read More

January 7, 2016

Sunnyvale, Calif., – January 7, 2016 – Infinera Corporation today announced that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2015 and for the full fiscal year ended December 26, 2015, after the close of market on NASDAQ on Thursday, February 11, 2016. An investment community conference call to discuss these Read More