Press Releases

Q2'2019

Sunnyvale, Calif. – June 21, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that Leaseweb, a leading provider of hosting and cloud services, completed the successful implementation of the Infinera Groove G30 Network Disaggregation Platform interconnecting data centers in North America. Leaseweb Network implemented the Groove platform as part of its deployment expansion to meet the growing needs of its customers, which range Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – June 11, 2019, 11:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that it will participate in the following webcasted investor conference: Stifel 2019 Cross Sector Insight Conference Date: Wednesday, June 12, 2019 Presentation: 9:45 a.m. ET / 6:45 a.m. PT Speakers: Glenn Laxdal, SVP Disaggregated, Edge & Access Solutions Location: Boston, MA Webcast: investors.infinera.com and click on “Events” Contacts: Media: Anna Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – June 10, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) and SIAE MICROELETTRONICA, a leader in wireless communications, announced today the successful completion of end-to-end, software-defined networking (SDN)-enabled service orchestration across integrated IP/Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) transport and microwave/millimeter-wave transport domains. Conducted in collaboration with a leading Tier 1 mobile operator, this proof of concept trial showcased the ability of network operators Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – June 3, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today the appointment of Sharon Holt to its board of directors, effective immediately. Ms. Holt brings to the board extensive experience in the global semiconductor industry and an excellent track record of sales and field operations. “We are pleased to welcome Sharon to our board of directors,” said Kambiz Hooshmand, Infinera Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – May 15, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that it will participate in the following investor conference: Craig-Hallum Capital Group Annual Institutional Investor Conference Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019 Time: 8:00 a.m. CT to 4:05 p.m. CT Attendees: Brad Feller, CFO; Ted Moreau, Head of Investor Relations Location: Minneapolis, MN Contacts: Media: Anna Vue Tel. +1 (916) 595-8157 Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif., May 8, 2019

Infinera Corporation, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, today released financial results for its first quarter ended March 30, 2019. GAAP revenue for the quarter was $292.7 million compared to $332.1 million in the fourth quarter of 2018 and $202.7 million in the first quarter of 2018. GAAP gross margin for the quarter was 22.7% compared Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – May 7, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) and Fastweb, a major Italian telecommunications operator, announced today the successful demonstration of 500 gigabits per second (500G) single-wavelength service connectivity in a production network using Infinera’s configurable technology on the Groove platform. The high-speed optical transmission demonstration, the first in Italy, spanned over 180 kilometers (km) on Fastweb’s low-latency long-haul backbone Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – May 6, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today it will provide new automation technology to Verizon, the nation’s largest wireless provider, to help facilitate the migration of its time-division multiplexing (TDM) network to a new, simple Ethernet-based network. This shift enables Verizon’s Intelligent Edge Network to provide a single management solution, lowering its carbon footprint by using less Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – May 1, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that it will participate in the following webcasted investor conference: J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Communications Conference Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019 Presentation: 2:20 p.m. ET / 11:20 a.m. PT Speakers: Brad Feller, CFO Location: Boston, MA Webcast: investors.infinera.com and click on “Events” Contacts: Media: Anna Vue Tel. +1 Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 25, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that Cyxtera Technologies, the secure infrastructure company, has deployed the Infinera Groove Network Disaggregation Platform to support delivery of secure and reliable high-speed data center interconnect services. The Infinera Groove solution enables Cyxtera to cost-efficiently scale optical interconnect capacity between its data center facilities within major markets while meeting the Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 23, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) and XL Axiata announced today the expansion of XL Axiata’s South Sumatra terrestrial network and its Singapore-to-Jakarta subsea network via B2JS (Jakarta-Bangka-Batam-Singapore) with the Infinera XTC platform, leveraging Infinera’s Infinite Capacity Engine (ICE4). XL Axiata is one of Indonesia’s leading telecommunication service providers, offering an array of innovative products and services, ranging Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 17, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that it will release its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2019 ended March 30, 2019 after the market closes on May 8, 2019. An investment community conference call to discuss these results and Infinera’s outlook for the first quarter of fiscal 2019 will be held the same Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 16, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that Kanawa, a new subsea cable owned and operated by Orange in the Caribbean, now offers reliable, high-capacity network services for its existing customers, operators and internet content providers who require additional capacity. Kanawa is powered by Infinera’s fourth-generation Infinite Capacity Engine (ICE4)-based XTS 3600 platform and Infinera Instant Bandwidth. Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 9, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) and Virgin Media Business (VMB) announced today VMB’s deployment of the Infinera XTM Series to offer UK wholesale customers the simplicity and flexibility of VMB’s Flexi Filter service. VMB is one of the largest fiber optic network operators in the UK. With its Dedicated High Capacity Flexi Filter service, VMB’s wholesale customers Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 1, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that David Teichmann has been named Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary, effective April 1. Teichmann will report to Infinera Chief Executive Officer Tom Fallon and will oversee the company’s global legal and corporate governance matters and policies. “We are excited to welcome David to our team,” said Fallon. “David Read More

Q1'2019

Sunnyvale, Calif. – March 6, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today the successful demonstration of 600 gigabits per second (600G) per wavelength transmission over 250 kilometers (km) in a production network with the Infinera Groove G30 muxponder solution. Demonstrated on the backbone network of a leading European service provider, this achievement establishes a new benchmark for capacity and reach in optical Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – March 4, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P. (“Oaktree”) have agreed to extend the expiration of the lock-up of approximately 10.5 million shares of Infinera common stock received in consideration for the Coriant acquisition by twelve months until April 1, 2020. “The acquisition has put Infinera in a strong market Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Stockholm – March 4, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera and Telia Carrier announced today the successful completion of an industry-first production network field trial demonstrating autonomous intelligent transponder (AIT) technology. The live field trial, performed in the framework of Celtic-Plus project SENDATE, demonstrated the ability of fiber optic transmission systems to autonomously adapt to changing network conditions in real time to support optimal Read More

Barcelona – February 26, 2019, 8:00 a.m. CEST

Infinera announced today it is reinforcing its commitment to open networking with the introduction of a Disaggregated Cell Site Gateways (DCSG) solution that conforms to the Telecom Infra Project (TIP) DCSG specification. The TIP DCSG-compliant solution is designed to support the efficient and cost-effective backhaul of cell site traffic and is based on an open Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – February 25, 2019 6:00 a.m. PST

Infinera announced today that it will participate in the following webcasted investor conference: Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference Date: Wednesday, February 27, 2019 Presentation: 7:25 p.m. ET / 4:25 p.m. PT Speakers: Brad Feller, CFO Location: San Francisco, CA Webcast: investors.infinera.com and click on “Events” Contacts: Media: Anna Vue Tel. +1 (916) 595-8157 Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif., February 21, 2019

Infinera Corporation, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, today released financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 29, 2018. GAAP revenue for the quarter was $332.1 million compared to $200.4 million in the third quarter of 2018 and $195.8 million in the fourth quarter of 2017. GAAP gross margin for the quarter Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – February 19, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera announced today its sixth-generation Infinite Capacity Engine, ICE6, a new benchmark in high-capacity optical transmission with dual-channel 800 gigabits per second (800G) per wave and leading optical performance. Part of The Infinite Network, ICE6 builds on the success of Infinera’s ICE4 and Instant Bandwidth with a 1.6 terabits per second (1.6T) optical engine, providing Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – February 19, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera announced today The Infinite Network, a disruptive, end-to-end network architecture paving the way to instantly scalable, self-optimizing networks that dynamically adapt to the demands of users and applications. The architecture expands the power of Infinera’s unique vertically integrated Infinite Capacity Engine (ICE) and Instant Bandwidth operational model by introducing the newest generation of ICE Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – February 13, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera announced today that Grupo de Telecomunicaciones de Alta Capacidad (GTAC), a provider of high-capacity telecommunications services in Mexico, has deployed the Infinera mTera universal switching and transport solution to scale long-haul service capacity and increase efficiency in its high-speed fiber optic backbone network throughout Mexico. The mTera deployment interconnects major cities across Mexico, including Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – January 30, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, today announced the expansion of its portfolio of metro packet-optical solutions with the introduction of the Infinera 7100 PSX-3S platform. The compact, high-density 1 rack unit (1RU) 7100 PSX-3S platform enables cost-effective access and aggregation of diverse metro traffic types, including high-speed Ethernet and 10 gigabits per second (Gb/s) Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – January 29, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, today announced the appointment of Greg Dougherty to its board of directors, effective immediately. Mr. Dougherty brings to the board a proven track record of executive leadership and extensive experience in the optical communications industry, along with strong operational expertise in the development of innovative optical component products and Read More

Honolulu, Hawaii – January 20, 2019 9:00 a.m. HST

Telstra and Infinera today unveiled a major boost to Telstra’s network services for customers in Asia Pacific, with a significant increase in fibre capacity to its subsea infrastructure using Infinera’s Infinite Capacity Engine 4 (ICE4). As part of an ongoing partnership, Infinera’s fourth-generation ICE4 optical engine is being rolled out across Telstra’s Asia Pacific subsea Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif., – January 18, 2019 6:00 a.m. PT

Infinera Corporation today announced that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2018 ended December 29, 2018, and fiscal year 2018, after the market closes on Thursday, February 21, 2019. The fourth quarter of fiscal 2018 is the first quarter that reflects the acquisition of Coriant, which closed on October Read More

Sunnyvale, Calif. – January 8, 2019, 8:00 a.m. ET

Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced the completion of a major upgrade to Australia-Japan Cable’s (AJC) submarine cable system connecting Australia, Guam and Japan. AJC tripled lit capacity on its 12,700-kilometer subsea cable system by upgrading their Infinera DTN-X network with Infinera’s fourth generation optical engine – ICE4 (Infinite Capacity Engine). The network upgrade Read More