Press Releases

Q4'2013

November 20, 2013

Sunnyvale, Calif., – Nov. 20, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, announced today that Dr. David Welch, Infinera co-founder, president and member of the Infinera board, received the JJ Thomson Medal for Electronics, a prestigious award from the Institution of Engineering and Technology. The JJ Thomson Medal for Electronics Read More

November 19, 2013

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Nov. 19, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, announced today TeliaSonera International Carrier’s (TSIC) network expansion across North America with the Infinera DTN-X platform delivering long haul FlexCoherent 500 Gigabit per second (Gb/s) super-channels based 500 Gb/s photonic integrated circuits (PICs) and Instant Bandwidth™. With an Infinera Read More

November 18, 2013

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Boulder, Colo. – Nov. 18, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, and Zayo Group, LLC (“Zayo”), provider of fiber-based Bandwidth Infrastructure solutions, announced today the delivery of one terabit per second (1Tb/s) super-channel transmission capacity in support of the SCinet network for Super Computing 2013 (SC13) this Read More

October 30, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – October 30, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investment community events: Needham 2nd Annual Next-Gen Networks Conference in New York City Date: Tuesday, November 5, 2013 Presentation: 10:45am ET / 7:45am PT Webcast: https://www.infinera.com, click on Company-Investor Relations Goldman Sachs US Emerging Growth Read More

October 23, 2013

Sunnyvale, Calif., – Oct. 23, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, today released financial results for the third quarter ended September 28, 2013. GAAP revenues for the third quarter of 2013 were $142.0 million compared to $138.4 million in the second quarter of 2013 and $112.2 million in the third quarter Read More

October 23, 2013

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Oct. 23, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that chief financial officer Ita Brennan will resign effective February 28, 2014 to pursue another opportunity at a technology start-up. The Company will commence the process of conducting a search for a new chief financial officer and expects to announce a succession plan Read More

October 15, 2013

Frankfurt, Germany – October 15, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) and Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD), in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Sciences Network (ESnet), announced today the successful demonstration of multi-layer networking using Software-Defined Networking (SDN) technologies. The demonstration shows how SDN can be used to automatically provision services and optimize network resources, Read More

October 9, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – October 9, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that it will release its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2013 ended September 28, 2013, after the close of market on NASDAQ on Wednesday, October 23, 2013. An investment community conference call to discuss these results and the company’s outlook Read More

October 9, 2013

Sunnyvale, Calif., and Moscow, Russia – Oct. 9, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Intelligent Transport Networks and Rostelecom, OJSC. (RTS, MICEX: RTKM, RTKMP; OTCQX: ROSYY), the largest nationwide telecommunications operator in Russia, announced today that they have initiated the deployment of the Infinera DTN-X platform based on 500 Gigabit per second Read More

Q3'2013

September 16, 2013

Sunnyvale, Calif., – Sept. 16, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, announced today that it has appointed Alastair Short as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary. Mr. Short was most recently the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Better Place Inc., a company that designed and manufactured Read More

September 9, 2013

Sunnyvale, Calif., – Sept. 9, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, announced today the ability to double capacity on a key link in TeliaSonera International Carrier’s (TSIC) North America terrestrial network using the world’s first super-channel implementation of Soft Decision Forward Error Correction (SD-FEC), featured on the Infinera DTN-X Read More

August 28, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – August 28, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investment community event: Citi 2013 Global Technology Conference in New York City Date: Wednesday, September 4, 2013 Presentation: 8:15am EDT / 5:15am PDT Webcast: www.infinera.com, click on Company-Investor Relations Contacts Infinera Media: Anna Vue, Tel. Read More

August 19, 2013

Sunnyvale, Calif., – Aug. 19, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced today that Dacom Crossing, a Korean provider of international IP communications, has deployed the Infinera DTN-X packet optical networking platform delivering a fully integrated network connecting Seoul, the terrestrial backhaul network and the EAC Korea landing station. Read More

August 14, 2013

Record set for fastest provisioning of long haul optical transmission capacity Sunnyvale, Calif., and Cambridge, UK – Aug. 14, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, and DANTE (Delivery of Advanced Network Technology to Europe), an operator of advanced networks for research and education, announced today that they have achieved Read More

July 24, 2013

Sunnyvale, Calif., – July 24, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, today released financial results for the second quarter ended June 29, 2013. GAAP revenues for the second quarter of 2013 were $138.4 million compared to $124.6 million in the first quarter of 2013 and $93.5 million in the second quarter Read More

July 9, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – July 9, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2013 ended June 29, 2013, after the close of market on NASDAQ on Wednesday, July 24, 2013. An investment community conference call to discuss these results and the company’s outlook Read More

July 3, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA and Wellington, NZ – July 3, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leader in Intelligent Transport Networks, and FX Networks, owner and operator of a national network in New Zealand, announced today the selection of the Infinera DTN-X platform for its nationwide network. The Infinera DTN-X, featuring 500 Gigabit per second (Gb/s) long Read More

Q2'2013

June 24, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA and Tokyo, Japan – June 24, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leader in Intelligent Transport Networks™, and Nissho Electronics, a carrier class network systems integrator in Japan, announced today the successful demonstration of converged packet-optical technology and Transport Software Defined Network (SDN) on an Infinera DTN-X network. The demonstration took place at Read More

June 20, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – June 20, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leader in Intelligent Transport Networks™, announced today the company’s 500 gigabit per second (Gb/s) photonic integrated circuit (PIC) was named Best Optical Component Product Beyond 100G at the Next Generation Optical Networking Awards 2013 in Monaco this week. 500 Gb/s PICs are a key Read More

June 17, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – June 17, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, announced today that Infinera’s photonic integrated circuits (PICs) recently surpassed one billion hours of failure-free operation in live networks worldwide. This achievement underscores the reliability of Infinera’s PICs and the key role they play in creating Intelligent Transport Read More

June 12, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA– June 12, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, announced today the deployment of the Infinera DTN-X into TeliaSonera International Carrier’s (TSIC) European network. The Infinera Intelligent Transport Network, featuring the DTN-X packet optical transport networking platform, has already enabled TSIC to deliver 10 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) and Read More

June 12, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – June 12, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today the Infinera Intelligent Transport Network™, an architecture for carriers to exploit the increasing demand for cloud-based services and data center connectivity as they advance into the Terabit Era. The Terabit Era envisions a highly connected global community sharing experiences and doing business at Read More

June 3, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA and Cambridge, UK – June 3, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks, and DANTE (Delivery of Advanced Network Technology to Europe) announced today the fastest known provisioning of multi-Terabit capacity across a live network. Infinera and DANTE were able to install and activate 2 Terabits per second Read More

May 23, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – May 23, 2013 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced the pricing of an offering of $135 million aggregate principal amount of its 1.75% convertible senior notes due 2018 (the “Notes”). The Notes are being offered in a private placement to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act Read More

May 22, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – May 22, 2013 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced its intention to offer, subject to market conditions and other factors, $100 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2018 in a private placement to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended Read More

May 22, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – May 22, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today that the Dell’Oro Group ranked Infinera number one for the first quarter of 2013 in the global long-haul 100G wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) market as measured by the number of long-haul 100G ports sold. As a result, Infinera retains the number one market Read More

May 14, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – May 14, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks, announced today the expansion into the Nordic region with cable operator Agder Breiband (Agder). Agder selected the Infinera DTN and ATN platforms for the flexibility, scalability and simplicity of Infinera’s Digital Optical Network solutions. Agder, a leading broadband Read More

May 13, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – May 13, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks, and BICS, a global provider of international wholesale carrier services, announced today the selection of the Infinera DTN-X platform to upgrade BICS’ Pan-European network. The Infinera DTN-X delivers 500 Gigabit per second (Gb/s) long haul super-channels, enabling BICS Read More

April 25, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – April 25, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investment community events: Jefferies 2013 Global Technology Media and Telecom Conference – New York, NY Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2013 Presentation: 11:30am PT / 2:30pm ET Webcast: www.infinera.com, click on Company-Investor Relations J.P. Morgan TMT Read More

April 24, 2013

Stockholm, Sweden and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – 24th April 2013 – Transmode, a global supplier of packet-optical networking solutions, today announced that it has signed a 3 year frame agreement with Hutchison Global Communications Limited (HGC) to supply a ROADM-based 100G optical backbone network for a new high capacity network in Hong Kong. As of Read More

April 24, 2013

Sunnyvale, Calif., – April 24, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, today released financial results for the first quarter ended March 30, 2013. GAAP revenues for the first quarter of 2013 were $124.6 million compared to $128.1 million in the fourth quarter of 2012 and $104.7 million in the first quarter Read More

April 17, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – April 17, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks, announced today that its DTN-X platform with ultra-long haul 500G FlexCoherent™ super-channel technology is now being deployed in eight subsea networks across approximately 38,000 route kilometers of undersea fiber. Infinera has publicly announced the DTN-X platform in submarine Read More

April 16, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA and London – April 16, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks, and Interoute, owner/operator of Europe’s largest cloud services platform, announced today the deployment of the Infinera DTN-X platform, featuring 500 Gigabit per second (Gb/s) long haul super-channels, across Interoute’s Pan-European network. Interoute’s Pan-European network connects 102 Read More

April 9, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – April 9, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that it will release its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2013 ended March 30, 2013, after the close of market on NASDAQ on Wednesday, April 24, 2013. An investment community conference call to discuss these results and the company’s outlook Read More

April 3, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA and Athens, Greece – April 3, 2013 – OTEGLOBE, the leading international telecommunications provider in Greece and the Balkans and Infinera, (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks, completed the upgrade of OTEGLOBE’s international TransBalkan Network (TBN) by deploying 500 Gigabit per second (Gb/s) super channels with the Infinera DTN-X platform. Read More

Q1'2013

March 29, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – March 29, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that the proxy materials for its 2013 Annual Meeting of Stockholders are now available via the Internet in accordance with the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Notice and Access rule. By implementing the Notice and Access rule, Infinera lowers the cost of producing and Read More

March 18, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA and Hong Kong – March 18, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks and Pacnet, a leading provider of integrated network and technology solutions in the Asia-Pacific region, announced today Pacnet’s deployment of the Infinera DTN-X platform, featuring 500 Gigabit per second (Gb/s) long-haul super-channels. The DTN-X platform Read More

March 18, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – March 18, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today FastSMP™, a next generation network protection solution designed for Infinera’s DTN-X platform offering service providers increased network resiliency with protection against multiple failures while simultaneously lowering the total cost of ownership. With FastSMP™, Infinera is delivering the industry’s only hardware-based Shared Mesh Protection Read More

March 13, 2013

Dallas, TX and Sunnyvale, CA (March 13, 2013) — Global data center services provider CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) and Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today their partnership on CyrusOne’s Texas Internet Exchange (IX), the first statewide IX in the United States. The IX network, powered by the Infinera DTN, based on 100 Gigabit per second (Gb/s) photonic Read More

March 12, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA and Moscow – March 12, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks, and Akado Telecom (trademark of KOMKOR, OJSC.), a major multi-service cable network operator in the Moscow region, announced today the launch of Akado Telecom’s high-speed metro optical network in Moscow and the surrounding region based on Read More

March 4, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – March 4, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) will conduct a technology demonstration with the DTN-X platform at the CableLabs® Winter Conference next week. The conference, which is open only to CableLabs member and demonstrating vendors, takes place at the Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Florida March 10-13th. At the conference, in CableLabs’ Read More

February 28, 2013

Rome, Italy and Sunnyvale, CA – Feb. 28, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks, and Telecom Italia Sparkle Group, announced today MedNautilus’ deployment of the Infinera DTN-X platform across the Mediterranean to increase capacity on its subsea network and deliver up to 100Gb/s international connectivity services. MedNautilus, the Mediterranean Read More

February 21, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – February 21, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investment community event: Morgan Stanley: 2013 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference– San Francisco, CA Date: Wednesday, February 27, 2013 Presentation: 1:55pm PST / 4:55pm EST Webcast: www.infinera.com, click on Company-Investor Relations For Media and Analysts Read More

February 19, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – Feb. 19, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks, announced today the completion of its first ultra-long-haul lab trial in Russia with FSUE ZNIIS, Russia’s Central Science and Research Telecommunications Institute and the integrator of the latest technological advances in telecommunications in Russia. This trial demonstrates Infinera’s Read More

February 12, 2013

Madrid, Spain and Sunnyvale, CA – Feb. 12, 2013 – Telefónica (NYSE:TEF) a leading Tier-1 network operator, and Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Network solutions, announced today the successful completion of a joint Terabit Technology Showcase. The Terabit Technology Showcase demonstrated pioneering implementations of advanced technologies expected to increase the capacity Read More

February 5, 2013

Contacts: Media: Anna Vue, avue@infinera.com, Infinera Corporation, 916-595-8157 Investors/Analysts: Jenifer Kirtland, Infinera Corporation (jkirtland@infinera.com), 408-543-8139) / Bob Jones, Infinera Corporation (bjones@infinera.com, 408-543-8140) Sunnyvale, CA, February 5, 2013 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of digital optical networks, today released financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 29, 2012. GAAP Read More

February 4, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – February 4, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investment community events: Stifel Nicolaus 2013 Technology Conference– San Francisco, CA Date: Thursday, February 7, 2013 Presentation: 8:00am PST / 11:00am EST Webcast: www.infinera.com, click on Company-Investor Relations Morgan Stanley: 2013 Technology, Media & Telecom Read More

February 4, 2013

Tokyo, Japan – Feb. 4, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced today KDDI Corporation’s (KDDI) selection of the Infinera DTN-X platform with Instant Bandwidth™ via its local partner Nissho Electronics to upgrade the Miyazaki – Okinawa Cable network in Japan. The upgrade will offer a robust network, providing multi-Terabit optical transmission to deliver 100 Gigabit Read More

February 1, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – Feb. 1, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks, announced today the test completion of Ericsson (formerly Telcordia Technologies) Operations Systems Modification for the Integration of Network Elements (OSMINE) Services process for the Infinera DTN-X platform and the latest release of the DTN platform. This was fulfilled Read More

January 28, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – Jan. 28, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), a leading provider of Digital Optical Networks, announced today that OVH will deploy the Infinera DTN-X platform for their Pan-European Network, featuring 500 Gigabit per second (Gb/s) super-channels. OVH is the largest web hosting company in Europe supporting both public and private cloud services. The Read More

January 22, 2013

Stockholm, Sweden and Dallas, Texas – 22nd January 2013 – Transmode, a global supplier of packet-optical networking solutions, today announced that SpringNet, a high performance metro service provider and division of City Utilities of Springfield, Missouri, has very rapidly upgraded its optical network by deploying a next generation network based on Transmode’s TM-Series platform with Read More

January 21, 2013

Honolulu, Hawaii – January 21, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced the first successful demonstration of a 100 Gigabit per second (Gb/s) optical signal enhanced with Soft Decision Forward Error Correction (SD-FEC) across Telstra Global’s dedicated fibre pair within Segment S5 of AAG Hawaii to California submarine cable. Infinera’s SD-FEC technology has the potential Read More

January 17, 2013

Sunnyvale, CA – January 17, 2013 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2012 and for the full fiscal year ended December 29, 2012, after the close of market on NASDAQ on Tuesday, February 5, 2013. An investment community conference call to discuss Read More