Globecomm, Ciena provide mission-critical services for media, content providers

Globecomm, a global communications solutions provider, has deployed Ciena´s (NYSE: CIEN) converged packet-optical and packet networking solutions to meet growing content distribution requirements for a variety of critical applications, including video for breaking news stories, disaster recovery for armed forces and essential connectivity to maritime ships crossing oceans around the world, the company said.

With this network, Globecomm can cost-effectively increase the capacity, reliability and availability of high-bandwidth services to more than 250 customers throughout its global footprint.

Globecomm is an engineering-driven, global connectivity provider serving media, maritime, enterprise and government markets in over 100 countries. Based in Hauppauge, New York, Globecomm also maintains offices in Maryland, New Jersey, Virginia, the Netherlands, South Africa, Germany, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates and Afghanistan.

Ciena is a network strategy and technology company that translates best-in-class technology into value through a high-touch, consultative business model — with a relentless drive to create exceptional experiences measured by outcomes.