US Electrodynamics selects Ciena packet technology to enhance network

US Electrodynamics, Inc. (USEI), a satellite and telecommunications company has announced it has selected Ciena´s (NYSE: CIEN) packet networking portfolio to upgrade its network to a 100G backbone, the company said.

USEI´s customer growth and demand necessitates an expansion from its current national 10G network. By building its own dedicated terrestrial network, USEI brings capacity closer to the network edge, enabling its customers to scale bandwidth in near real-time providing enhanced service levels. Implementing this network enables USEI to reduce or eliminate long terrestrial lead times from impacting service delivery.

US Electrodynamics, Inc. is a premier communications company providing customers across all verticals communications solutions with terrestrial or satellite connectivity or both.

Ciena (NYSE: CIEN) is a networking systems, services, and software company that provides solutions that help clients create more adaptive networks.