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Wednesday Roundup: CoreSite, Vantage, C&W, Ciena, GlobalNet/DATAIX

September 28, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

CoreSite is a bit bigger now down in Florida. The subsidiary of American Tower has acquired a 103,000 square foot facility at 2100 NW 84th Ave in Doral, Florida, which lies just west of Miami International Airport. CoreSite will be […]


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Wednesday Bytes: Ciena, ADVA, VIAVI, Ritter

April 13, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Ciena has picked up a customer for its Waveserver Ai platform over in Europe. The hosting and cloud solutions provider team.blue Denmark will be using Ciena’s platform to power its metro DCI network needs. The upgrade enables team.blue Denmark to […]


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Tuesday Bytes: Windstream, LightRiver, Smartoptics, Dobson, NorthC, Ciena, Summit

February 15, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Several new technology deployments and collaborations plus one interesting inorganic investment: Windstream Wholesale is expanding its fiber footprint to a new endpoint. They will be connecting their Intelligent Converged Optical Network to the AUBix LLC data center, which sits adjacent […]


Local area networks and wide area networks, Modern Media

Friday Bytes: Ciena, GTT, AFR-IX, STACK

January 14, 2022

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Two network upgrades, some SD-WAN, a new subsea cable project, and a data center campus: Ciena won two global network upgrade projects this weeks that are worth noting. GBI is using the company’s technology to increase the design capacity of […]


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Wednesday Bytes: Serverfarm, Prime, Ciena, Comstar, Cato, AT&T

April 21, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

One data center M&A, one build-to-suit, a network upgrade, a technology partnership, and a global enterprise win: Serverfarm has made an inorganic move out in southern California. With some help from NantWorks, they have acquired a 117,500 square foot facility […]


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Tuesday Bytes: Windstream, Comcast Business, Ciena, Epsilon

February 2, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Comcast Business is taking its fiber Ethernet deeper into Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The fiber arm of the cable giant has completed a significant upgrade to its infrastructure across the city, bringing 10Tbps dedicated connectivity and Ethernet private line services to the […]


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Thursday Roundup: Telia, Telxius, Ciena, Infinera, CTS

January 28, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Telia Carrier has deployed a new PoP on the eastern end of the MAREA submarine cable. They have launched a presence at Telxius’s Derio Communications Hub outside of Bilbao, Spain. The facility combines the functionality of a cable landing station […]


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Int’l Bytes: EdgeConneX, Oracle, Cologix, Telstra, Colt, Ciena

January 20, 2021

Via: Telecom Ramblings

EdgeConneX’s foray into Chile down in South America is going well enough to justify a new data center. The edge colocation provider has lined up Oracle Cloud as an anchor customer for SCL02, a new data center to be built […]


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Int’l Roundup: Telia Carrier, Sparkle, Ericsson, BT, Ciena

November 18, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Expansions, upgrades, and deployments by international network operators across multiple continents to keep an eye on: Telia Carrier’s ongoing US network expansion has taken it to the Silicon Prairie. Yesterday the international network operator added a new DWDM route between […]


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Thursday Roundup: Ciena, DE-CIX, BringCom, ADVA

November 5, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

The US may still be holding its breath, but the rest of the world is at least still going through the motions. Here are two vendor wins, one NNI, and a traffic milestone: Ciena has picked up some subsea business […]


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Thursday Bytes: Avelacom, EllaLink, Equinix, Comcast, Ciena, Verizon

October 22, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Some low latency news and some remote connectivity solutions for workers and for students: Avelacom has added another US/Asia low latency link to its network. Yesterday the financial services networking specialist launched a new Chicago-Tokyo back-up route. It’s geographically diverse […]


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Thursday Roundup: Ciena, Seaborn, T5 Data Centers, Orange Business

October 8, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Two contract wins, a new CEO, and a new data center, not necessarily in that order: Ciena has won some business over in the Philippines this week. Yesterday they announced that Converge ICT is deploying their tunable 400G WaveLogic Ai […]


Networks & Systems

Ciena helps Windstream boot-up its new national optical network

August 10, 2020

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Windstream has picked Ciena for the build-out of its new nationwide optical network, which is slated for turn up in the third quarter of this year. Windstream’s new network, which is called the National Converged Optical Network (NCON), will hook-up […]


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Friday Bytes: Ciena, Nokia, Cisco, DE-CIX

June 26, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Ciena has won another convert to its next generation 600g/800G technology. The Russian-based operator GlobalNet has deployed Ciena’s WaveLogic 5 Extreme to increase speeds and efficiency on its network. That includes upgrading a Moscow/St. Petersburg link to 600Gbps and using […]


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Tuesday Bytes: Uniti, NJFX, Cogent, Ciena, Telia, INAP

May 12, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

NJFX has some new connectivity to report down on the Jersey Shore. Cogent Communications has established a presence at the company’s data center campus in Wall, NJ. Cogent operates a top-5 global backbone that spans 58K intercity route miles backed […]


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Thursday Roundup: Ciena, Avelacom, DataBank

April 23, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Ciena’s Blue Planet is contributing some new code to the Linux Foundation’s Open Networking Automation Platform Policy Framework. The additional functionality is aimed at giving service providers who use ONAP more flexibility in administering intent-based policies. In parallel, they are […]


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Vendor Roundup: Ciena, Huawei, Infinera, Cisco

March 3, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Ciena has done two powerful demos of its WaveLogic 5 Extreme technology in the last few days. On Friday, they teamed up with Verizon to test 800Gbps over a single wavelength on Verizon’s live fiber network. Juniper’s QFX 5220 packet […]


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Verizon pushes 800 Gbps of data across single wavelength of fiber

February 28, 2020

Via: Fierce Telecom News

Working in tandem with Ciena and Juniper Networks, Verizon recently completed a test that pushed 800 Gbps of data across a single fiber wavelength. Verizon’s 800G trial on its live fiber network was notable because it showed equipment interoperability from […]


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Thursday Roundup: Ciena, Cologix, Nokia

February 20, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

Ciena has added some muscle to its portfolio for 5G. They have added 5G-optimized routers with an open network sliceing-capable architecture to support converged xHaul transport, and enhance their Blue Plant software automation platform with network slicing and dynamic planning […]


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Tuesday Bytes: Ciena, GTT, T-Mobile, India’s DoT

February 18, 2020

Via: Telecom Ramblings

The Europe-India Gateway cable system has been upgraded with some help from Ciena. EIG spans 15,000km between Mumbai and multiple European destinations, hooking up many Middle East ports along the way. Using Ciena’s GeoMesh solution, the cable can now utilize […]