Transform Government Communications Infrastructure

Ciena Corporation, the network specialist, helps governments transform communications infrastructure in an application-centric world so they can advance their missions with confidence. They provide end-to-end assured networking that is trusted, reliable, and secure to improve cyber resiliency using real-time restoration and automated threat mitigation-enabling governments to rapidly respond to dynamic mission requirements and ensure the right information is delivered to the right place every time. Ciena's assured networking leverages OPn, their ecosystem-based architecture that combines packet-optical platforms with open software control to transform capacity to on-demand capability while reducing network complexity and cost. In addition to deployment in service provider networks globally, Ciena solutions are proven in networks with the U.S. Department of Defense and others within the federal, state, and local government.

Customer Training Information

The above information packet provides an overview of Ciena training options. These options include in depth course and videos to further your knowledge of the Ciena portfolio. You will be able to learn through self-discovery, virtual instruction, and instructor led courses all of which are designed to provide you with the tools needed to properly deploy Ciena products within your current environment.

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