Optical Networking

How Network Operators Can Drive Profitable Growth

With more devices connected and more content consumed online, market research on Internet traffic indicates a compounded annual growth rate of 30 percent or higher. Service Providers will make infrastructure investments to meet this demand but must mitigate a flat Average Revenue Per User figure. This blog discusses how network simplification and convergence will allow Service Providers to reduce operating costs and create new revenue opportunities.

The Importance of Education, Bandwidth, Learning and Funding

In today's blog, I share a new case study on how Cisco's Network Convergence System is helping Val Verde keep up with bandwidth demands.

Business Customers: A DIY Guide to Save You Money

In this blog and video, we walk you through some easy steps for you to deal with the explosive traffic growth that is challenging the current IT infrastructure, and for you to create your own optical network.

October 28, 2013

GOVERNMENT

Smithsonian Upgrades Network with Cisco Optical Solution and Switches

Good news. The Smithsonian Institution and Cisco are collaborating to help the Smithsonian enhance the experience for more than 30 million visitors, who each year enjoy the services offered by the world’s largest museum and research organization. As an avid user of the Smithsonian’s 19 museums, nine research centers and more than 140 affiliate museums […]

October 23, 2013

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

MCNC Powers Advanced Academic and Economic Development Research and Communications

Good news. MCNC, the non-profit operator of the North Carolina Research and Education Network (NCREN), is working with us to help MCNC enhance the user experience for those who enjoy their broadband and communications services for advanced academic and economic development organizations. NCREN is a fiber-based network that spans more than 2,600 miles across the […]