Today Ericsson and Ciena announced a strategic global agreement to develop joint transport for IP-optical convergence and service provider software-defined networking (SDN).

  • Ericsson and Ciena sign global strategic global agreement for joint development of IP-optical convergence 
  • Ericsson and Ciena are committed to accelerating the availability of open, programmable, software-defined networks
  • Ericsson will offer Ciena's Converged Packet Optical portfolio, including the 6500 Packet-Optical Platform and 5400 family

Please join us to hear more about this strategic agreement.

Link to press release


14 February
6:00 PM CET
12:00 PM ET
9:00 AM PT


Jan Häglund Vice President, Head of Product Area IP & Broadband, Ericsson Networks


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