Community Happenings: Week Ending 9/30

Blog Post created by margarita.giraldo Employee on Oct 3, 2016

Hello fellow community members! Hope everyone had a refreshing and relaxing weekend. There are a couple of news tidbits to share below, so let's get started.


If you have any suggestions on things you'd like to see more (or less) of, please feel free to share with Margarita Giraldo or post in About the Ciena Community




Hello and welcome to the newest members of our community! Meet Subham Agrawal, Mohammad Aijaz AhmadCyril Avila, Anthony Bell, Dustin Casey, David Curran, Corlis Dees II, Ridha HamidiRobert Irions, Lokeshwar Kesavan, Sal Lopez, Eric Perie, Henrique Gonçalves Petronilho, Sean Powell, Raghunandan Ramesha, Rakesh Roy, Pierre Trudeau, andrew vlasek and Vivek Wadhwani. We're glad you're all here and look forward to hearing from you! We'd love to learn more about you and your role and invite you to say hello.



Since our soft launch in mid-May, we've hit 95,000 page views in our growing community, which is great news! We're glad that our members are coming back again and again to ask questions, share knowledge and learn more about their peers and Ciena. Let's keep it going!


Have you marked a reply as "correct" or "helpful," lately?  As more information is shared in the community, we want to make sure the correct information is easily found.The "Mark as Helpful" or "Mark as Correct" features are, well, helpful for this.


Learn how you can complete the Ready. Set. Go quest in: Ciena Community Rewards: A Guide to Actions, Missions, Quests and Levels. You can also find a tip on one action under Community Tips below.


Drum roll, please! Our most popular content for last week was:

Open Questions

We have an opportunity for you to share your knowledge and expertise and collaborate with peers and members of the Ciena team: There's a question by Eric Martel about Multiple nodes in LOA state in R-M6K. Have any ideas? Share your knowledge here.


Visit these forums to ask your product questions or to collaborate and learn with your peers:


Community Tip

This week's tip is about liking and rating content in the Ciena Community. Liking and rating content is a way to quickly show support for a valuable piece of content or response. Any content or response can be liked or rated.


Learn more about sharing in this About the Ciena Community guide: How to Like and Rate Content

Find more tips and topics in: Getting Started and Guide to Ciena Community Forums and Topics


That’s it for this Ciena Community Happenings post this week. Have a great week and keep networking!


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