Press Releases

Q4'2015

December 17, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Dec. 17, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and EWE TEL announced the selection of the Infinera TM-Series to support the next generation of Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (CE2.0) based business Ethernet services and 100 gigabit per second (Gb/s) wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) for high-bandwidth access to its customers in Northern Read More

November 23, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Paris – Nov. 23, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and EBlink, pioneer of wireless fronthaul technology, announced a partnership to deliver both fiber and wireless based solutions and to provide an end-to-end fronthaul architecture. In a live field trial with Orange, the Infinera TM-Series and EBlink’s FrontLink™ solutions delivered Read More

November 18, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Nov. 18, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it is in the first tranche of packet-optical transport network vendors to complete the MEF 100 gigabit (100G) Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (CE 2.0) certification program. This achievement validates Infinera as a global packet-optical transport leader that can deliver differentiated services Read More

November 17, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Nov. 17, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that SEACOM deployed the Infinera TM-Series for its new metro wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) networks in South Africa and East Africa, improving its customers’ connection to international networks. The TM-Series was also selected for SEACOM’s East African regional backbone network. The Read More

November 16, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif., – Nov. 16, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and Corsa Technology, provider of performance software-defined networking (SDN) solutions, announced a new demonstration of SDN-enabled on-demand 100 gigabits per second (100G) packet services. The demonstration at the Supercomputing ’15 (SC15) conference shows the feasibility of delivering the scalable, high-bandwidth services required Read More

November 16, 2015

MONROE, La. and SUNNYVALE, Calif. – Nov. 16, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) announced they will deliver 1.5 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 (SC15), to be held Nov. 16-19 Read More

November 4, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Nov. 4, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced an independent test report validating an Infinera-Arista joint datacenter interconnect (DCI) solution. The Lippis Report, which provides independent testing of datacenter and enterprise networking solutions, issued a performance test report on the end-to-end DCI solution using Infinera’s Cloud Xpress optical DCI Read More

November 2, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Nov. 2, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that the National Supercomputer Centre (NSCC) and Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) in Singapore have implemented the Infinera Cloud Xpress – 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) with 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) to connect the two datacenters in bustling research campuses Read More

October 27, 2015

Sunnyvale, California – October 27, 2015 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, today released financial results for the third quarter of 2015 ended September 26, 2015. Infinera’s financial results for the third quarter of 2015 include the operating results of Transmode from the date the acquisition closed on August 20, 2015. Read More

October 27, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Oct. 27, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that Equinix selected the Infinera Cloud Xpress for datacenter interconnection in Tokyo, further broadening its global network with Infinera solutions. Tokyo is the second metro market after Hong Kong where Equinix is deploying the Infinera Cloud Xpress. The Infinera Cloud Xpress Read More

October 26, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Oct. 26, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and Phonoscope LightWave (LightWave), a fiber-optic network infrastructure company, announced LightWave’s deployment of the Infinera Cloud Xpress for library and educational institution datacenter interconnect in Houston, Texas. LightWave selected the Cloud Xpress for its hyper-scale density, operational simplicity and low power consumption. Read More

October 21, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – October 21, 2015 – Infinera Corporation, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investment community event: Needham Next-Generation Storage/Networking Conference – New York City, NY Date: Thursday, November 5, 2015 Presentation: 12:15 pm ET / 9:15 am PT Speaker: Brad Feller, Chief Financial Officer Read More

October 13, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Oct. 13, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities Corporation (MBC) announced that MBC has deployed the Infinera PXM packet switching module, which enables a highly-efficient packet-optical transport network architecture. The Infinera PXM is designed to enable network operators to benefit from a portfolio of advanced services-based Read More

October 9, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Oct. 9, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced the deployment of the Infinera TM-Series for Paratus Telecom’s metro network in Africa. The deployment is Paratus’ first offering of wavelength division multiplexing (WDM) networking for connectivity services in Windhoek, Namibia’s capital city. The Infinera TM-Series enables Paratus to deliver multi-service Read More

October 6, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif., – Oct. 6, 2015 – Infinera introduced a new unified Intelligent Transport Network product portfolio to address the surge in demand forecast for metro 100 gigabit per second (Gb/s) packet-optical networking solutions in 2016. Mobile, video and cloud-based services are driving a transformation of metro packet-optical networks from 10 Gb/s to 100 Gb/s, Read More

October 1, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Oct. 1, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced the winners of its annual Infinera Metro Partner Awards. The two top awards for the “Best Customer Evolution” and “Best Competitive Win” were awarded to Xantaro (UK and Germany) and Axians (Germany), respectively. The Infinera Metro Partner Awards are presented in Read More

October 1, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif., – Oct. 1, 2015 – Infinera Corporation announced that it will release its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2015 ended September 26, 2015, after the close of market on NASDAQ on Tuesday, October 27, 2015. An investment community conference call to discuss these results and Infinera’s outlook for the fourth Read More

Q3'2015

September 29, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Sept. 29, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced Hanoi Telecom Corporation’s (HTC) selection of the Infinera TM-Series, via its local partner Nissho Electronics Vietnam, for HTC’s metro network in Vietnam connecting Ho Chi Minh City and Vung Tau. By deploying the Infinera TM- Series, HTC can deliver multi-service transport Read More

September 22, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Sept. 22, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced it will host an Online Briefing: Insight Infinera 2015. Infinera executives and leading network operators will share their insight on optical network transformation and the evolution of metro networks from 10G to 100G. Highlights of the webcast include: Tom Fallon, CEO Read More

September 9, 2015

NEC selects Juniper Networks and Infinera to help provide IP transport routers and optical communications equipment Sunnyvale, Calif., – September 9, 2015 – NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701), together with Juniper Networks and Infinera, today announced that NEC has signed a global framework agreement with the Telenor Group, a Norway-based worldwide telecommunications operator. With this Read More

September 1, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Sept. 1, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced Nick Walden as senior vice president of sales, EMEA with responsibility for leading Infinera’s sales activities in the Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) markets. Mr. Walden comes with 20 years of industry insight and experience gained through a range of Read More

August 24, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Aug 24, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced the rapid recovery of network capacity on the submarine optical fiber cable connecting Australia, Guam and Japan, managed by Australia Japan Cable (AJC). AJC recently experienced a network path failure following a subsea cable fault in 7,000 meters to 8,000 meters Read More

August 24, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Aug 24, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced the appointment of Rajal M. Patel to the board of directors of Infinera, effective September 17, 2015. Mr. Patel brings more than 20 years of experience in scaling cloud infrastructure for consumer Internet, SaaS and other service providers globally. Since March Read More

August 14, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Aug 14, 2015 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that its offer to acquire Transmode (NASDAQ Stockholm: TRMO) has been accepted by shareholders representing approximately 95.8 percent of the outstanding shares and votes in Transmode. The transaction is now slated to close on or around August 20, 2015. Read More

August 12, 2015

Stockholm, Sweden – 12th August 2015 – Transmode, a global supplier of packet-optical networking solutions, today announced that the Canadian operator Sogetel has deployed Transmode to extend its optical network infrastructure to enhance both reach and performance across Quebec. The new network delivers greater speed and capacity for Sogetel’s metro networks in over 20 cities Read More

August 12, 2015

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August 12, 2015

Little Rock, AR. and Sunnyvale, Calif., – Aug. 12, 2015 – Windstream (NASDAQ: WIN), a leading provider of advanced network communications, and Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN), provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, have been deploying the Infinera DTN-X platform as a part of Windstream’s network expansion strategy. Windstream Carrier Solutions provides Wave transport services up to 100G Read More

July 22, 2015

Sunnyvale, California – July 22, 2015 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, today released financial results for the second quarter of 2015 ended June 27, 2015. Revenue for the quarter was $207.3 million compared to $186.9 million in the first quarter of 2015 and $165.4 million in the second quarter of Read More

July 21, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – July 21, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that Equinix has selected the Infinera Cloud Xpress to interconnect its Hong Kong datacenters. The Infinera Cloud Xpress offers Equinix a platform with hyper-scale density, operational simplicity and low power consumption. Equinix is a global interconnection and datacenter company, operating International Read More

July 14, 2015

Stockholm, Sweden – 14th July 2015 – Transmode, a global supplier of packet optical networking solutions, today announced that Yahoo Japan, a major Japanese Internet company, has deployed Transmode’s 10G Metro WDM. The new high-speed optical interconnection is designed to handle the increased capacity between key nodes that provide connection to both Yahoo Japan’s data Read More

Q2'2015

June 24, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif., – June 24, 2015 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2015 ended June 27, 2015, after the close of market on NASDAQ on Wednesday, July 22, 2015. An investment community conference call to discuss these results and Infinera’s outlook Read More

June 24, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – June 24, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that IHS, formerly Infonetics Research, named Infinera as a leader among the top optical network hardware vendors in the recently published 2015 Optical Network Hardware Vendor Scorecard. In the report, Infinera is described as the ‘ne plus ultra of the rapidly Read More

June 23, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – June 23, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced the expansion of the Cloud Xpress family of metro Cloud platforms. This release adds a new Cloud Xpress platform with 100 gigabit Ethernet (GbE) client services in the same compact form factor along with enhanced functionality. The Cloud Xpress family is Read More

May 26, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif., – May 26, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investment community event: William Blair & Company 2015 Growth Stock Conference – Chicago, IL Date:  Tuesday, June 9, 2015 Presentation:  9:30 am (PDT) / 11:30 am (CDT) Speaker: Brad Feller, Chief Financial Officer Read More

May 19, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – May 19, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that Colt Technology Services, a provider of network, voice, datacenter and managed Cloud services, is deploying the Infinera DTN-X packet optical transport networking platform for the upgrade of its long distance network (LDN), known as the European Supercore. With the Infinera Read More

May 12, 2015

Stockholm, Sweden – 12th May 2015 – Transmode, a global supplier of packet optical networking solutions, today announced that, through its partnership with NEC, it has delivered a new high-capacity network to Cable Color in Honduras. The new packet-optical network has been deployed to meet rapidly expanding capacity demands. As of August 20, 2015, Transmode Read More

May 11, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – May 11, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, is offering 100 gigabit per second (Gb/s) terrestrial and subsea connections between Greece and Western Europe through Italy and the Balkans, with the Infinera DTN-X packet optical transport networking platform for OTEGLOBE’s international backbone expansion. OTEGLOBE, a leading international telecommunications carrier in Read More

May 6, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif., – May 6, 2015 – Infinera Corporation, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that it will participate in the following webcasted investment community event: Jefferies 2015 Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference – Miami, FL Date:  Wednesday, May 13, 2015 Presentation:  11:30am PDT / 2:30pm EDT Speakers: Tom Fallon, Chief Executive Officer and Read More

May 5, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – May 5, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and Arista Networks, Inc. (NYSE: ANET), announced a technology alliance to deliver scalable, turn-key metro and regional Cloud networking solutions that combine high-performance datacenter switching along with high-capacity, low-power, rack and stack optical transport for datacenter interconnect applications for Internet content providers, Read More

April 29, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 29, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and Midcontinent Communications® (Midcontinent) announced that Midcontinent has deployed the Infinera DTN-X packet optical transport networking platform in its Upper Midwest service area of the United States to deliver cable television, high-speed Internet and telecom services to its customers. Midcontinent is one Read More

April 23, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 23, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and Mid-Atlantic Broadband Communities Corporation (MBC), a successful wholesale open-access transport provider, announced the deployment of the Infinera DTN-X packet optical transport networking platform. The Infinera Intelligent Transport Network, featuring the DTN-X platform, enables MBC to increase network scale to several terabits Read More

April 21, 2015

Stockholm, Sweden – 21st April 2015 – Transmode, a global supplier of packet optical networking solutions, today announced that Liberty Global, the world’s largest international cable company, has started to roll out 100G deployments across Europe using Transmode’s TM-Series platform. The new metro and regional 100G deployments are designed to handle the increased capacity needed Read More

April 21, 2015

Sunnyvale, California – April 21, 2015 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, today released financial results for the first quarter of 2015 ended March 28, 2015. Revenue for the quarter was $186.9 million compared to $186.3 million in the fourth quarter of 2014 and $142.8 million in the first quarter of Read More

April 21, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 21, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that Ovum, a leading global technology research firm, ranked Infinera the number one supplier of datacenter interconnect (DCI) platforms to Internet Content Providers (ICPs) and carrier neutral providers (CNPs) worldwide in 2014. Data reported by Ovum also indicates that Infinera is Read More

April 20, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 20, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that Japan Internet Exchange Co., Ltd. (JPIX), an Internet Exchange (IX) provider in Japan, has deployed the Infinera Cloud Xpress to help accommodate bandwidth growth in its network in the metropolitan Tokyo area in Japan. IX providers are a critical part Read More

April 16, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 16, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that Blackboard, the world’s leading education technology company, has deployed the Infinera Cloud Xpress to interconnect three U.S. datacenters to enhance their ability to deliver rich online education services. Blackboard selected the Cloud Xpress for its hyper-scale density, operational simplicity and Read More

April 8, 2015

Acquisition Accelerates Metro Packet-Optical Strategy and Establishes End-to-End Portfolio Complementary product offering of long-haul, metro and Cloud that addresses the breadth of the DWDM market – forecast to reach $15B in 2019 Aligns Infinera’s #1 position in 100G WDM (ex-China) with Transmode’s #1 position in metro packet optical in EMEA Timing enables combined company to Read More

April 7, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – April 7, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that Infonetics Research, a leading international market research and consulting firm serving the communications industry since 1990 and recently acquired by IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), has ranked Infinera as the “fastest growing optical company in the West” recognizing  Infinera’s combined success Read More

April 6, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif., – April 6, 2015 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) announced that it will release its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2015 ended March 28, 2015, after the close of market on NASDAQ on Tuesday, April 21, 2015. An investment community conference call to discuss these results and Infinera’s outlook will be Read More

Q1'2015

March 31, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – March 31, 2015 – Infinera announced that Facebook deployed an Infinera® Intelligent Transport Network to light the world’s longest terrestrial optical network route capable of delivering up to eight terabits per second (Tb/s) of data transmission capacity. The new route spans 3,998 kilometers and is deployed without any regeneration. Eight terabits of Read More

March 23, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif., – March 23, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, introduced two photonic integrated circuits (PICs) for new optical transport applications as scale and virtualization drive change in network architectures. The new PICs being introduced include the sliceable enhanced PIC, ePIC-500, and the application-optimized PIC, oPIC-100. The Emergence of Layer C and Read More

March 17, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – March 17, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, and BICS, a global provider of international wholesale carrier services, announced the successful completion of an extended laboratory trial of Quadrature Phase Shift Keying (QPSK), 8 Quadrature Amplitude Modulation (QAM) and 16QAM transmission over OFS Terawave™ large area/low loss (LA/LL) fiber, which Read More

March 10, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Mar. 10, 2015 – Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks announced that Pacnet, a leading provider of integrated network and technology solutions in the Asia-Pacific region, has deployed Infinera’s new Open Transport Switch (OTS) software to extend network virtualization into the optical layer. Pacnet deployed Infinera’s OTS within its award-winning Software-defined Read More

February 24, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Feb. 24, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, and RETN, an international network service provider, announced the deployment of the Infinera DTN-X packet optical transport networking platform across RETN’s Pan-European network. The Infinera Intelligent Transport Network, featuring the DTN-X platform, enables RETN to differentiate its service offerings and increase network Read More

February 18, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Feb. 18, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, today announced the deployment of the Infinera DTN-X packet optical transport networking platform across the Equinix locations in Frankfurt, Toronto and Singapore. The Infinera Intelligent Transport Network, featuring the DTN-X platform, enables Equinix to offer differentiated services and increase network efficiency as Read More

February 12, 2015

Stockholm, Sweden – 12th February 2015 – Transmode, a global supplier of packet-optical networking solutions, today announced that FNE-Finland Oy will expand its network with Transmode’s Metro 100G solution. As of August 20, 2015, Transmode is part of Infinera. Transmode and its offering of metro core, metro edge, and metro access solutions optimized for fast Read More

February 2, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif., – Feb. 2, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, today announced that Chief Executive Officer Tom Fallon and Chief Financial Officer Brad Feller will participate in the following webcasted investment community events: Stifel Technology, Internet & Media Conference 2015 – San Francisco, CA Date: Monday, February 9, 2015 Presentation: 9:45am PST Read More

January 27, 2015

Metro Connect USA 2015, Miami, Florida and Stockholm, Sweden – 27 January 2015 – Transmode, a global supplier of packet optical networking solutions, today announced that US regional carrier COMLINK has started deploying 100G Managed services using Transmode’s TM-Series platform. The first application for the new service was to provide high capacity connectivity for a Read More

January 22, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif., – January 22, 2015 – Infinera Corporation (NASDAQ: INFN), provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, today released financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 27, 2014. Revenue for the quarter was $186.3 million compared to $173.6 million in the third quarter of 2014 and $139.1 million in the fourth quarter Read More

January 19, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif., – Jan. 19, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, announced today the successful deployment of the Infinera DTN-X platform across Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Submarine Cable System’s trans-Egypt terrestrial network, providing multi-terabit capacity and offering network services available for customers today. The Infinera Intelligent Transport Network, featuring the DTN-X Read More

January 15, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Jan. 15, 2015 – Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, and Telstra, a leading telecommunications and information services company, today announced the successful demonstration of next generation submarine super-channel technology, which is expected to increase the capacity of a single fiber by 50%. The test, which was conducted across 2,200 kilometers Read More

January 13, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif. – Jan. 13, 2015 – Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks™, has named Pete Dale as vice president of sales for Cloud and Content, and Wray Varley as vice president of Government sales. Mr. Dale and Mr. Varley will play key roles in building Infinera’s business in these growing markets. Mr. Dale will Read More

January 12, 2015

Sunnyvale, Calif., – January 12, 2015 – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) today announced that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014 and for the full fiscal year ended December 27, 2014, after the close of market on NASDAQ on Thursday, January 22, 2015. An investment community conference call to discuss Read More