As submarine network operators seek new ways to maintain pace with voracious growth in submarine network bandwidth demands around the world, several new technologies are on the horizon that not only offer massive increases in information-carrying capacity, but also improve how networks, overland and undersea, are designed, managed, and maintained.

This whitepaper discusses several technologies at the forefront of improving end-to-end networks from Spatial Division Multiplexing (SDM) cables to Machine Learning to Packet Networks.
What’s in your submarine network?
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Ciena is a networking systems, services and software company. We help submarine cable operators build the Adaptive Network™ in response to an operating environment fraught with unpredictable challenges. By delivering best-in-class networking technology through high-touch relationships, we build the world’s most agile networks with automation, openness and scale. To find out more, please click here
Ciena is the Title Partner of Submarine Networks EMEA 2020, 18-19 February 2020 in London. Meet with Brian and his team to discuss the latest advancements related to open cables, SDM cables, and modems—and learn how to master complexity to make your network more intelligent and future-ready.
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