Community Happenings: Week Ending 10/21/16

Blog Post created by margarita.giraldo Employee on Oct 24, 2016

Hello fellow community members, and welcome back from the weekend! There's only one more week before Halloween here in the US, and I'm ready to get my candy on! 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 Luc AelenMohammad Alshaikh, Rajeshkumar BalasubramaniRolen CardonaAustin Carr, Sharon Clinkenbeard, ranjan elangbam, Donald GalindoKevin Henao, Jeffry Hopkins, Jason Manacher, Hai Nguyen, Jenny Ramosmike richard, and Kaisa Rodriguez. 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 Barb Sinnott about 1C stuck in NE data synchronizing . Can you help? 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 the different content types in the Ciena Community, and when to use them. There are many different types of content within the Ciena Community and it is very important to choose the correct content type when collaborating.


Learn more in the About the Ciena Community guide: When to Use the Right Content Type

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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