Community Happenings: Week Ending 10/14

Blog Post created by margarita.giraldo Employee on Oct 17, 2016

Hello fellow community members! Hope everyone had a refreshing and relaxing weekend. For those of us in the northern hemisphere, fall is in full swing, and after a scorcher of a summer, it's refreshingly cooler now and I'm loving it! That being said, 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 Sergey AfanasievBrett Dwyer, Kyle Hanson, Mike Keim, Bhalaji Kumar, Richard Lennon, chet myers, Jeff Neuffer, Raghunandan Ramesha, Kevin Schaefer, Johan Shane, Scott steele, Michael Ulrich and William Vaughn. 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.



There has definitely been an uptick in questions lately which is great to see! Don't forget to mark a reply as "correct" or "helpful."  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 Glen Monette about OM3500 Packet Edge Config. 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 to read the Ciena Community's answering a question. All registered members of the Ciena Community can comment on all questions to help another member or share that they have the same question and are interested in learn more too.


Learn more in the About the Ciena Community guide: How to Answer a Question

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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