Community Happenings: Week Ending 2/3

Blog Post created by hausmus Employee on Feb 6, 2017

Happy Monday!! How is everyone after yesterday's history-making Super Bowl game? Super Bowl LI is the first Super Bowl in history to go into overtime. While the numbers are being calculated for this years game, here are a few stats on how people sounded off about last year's game online, which was watched by more than 111.9 millions viewers in the US: 

  • 80% of viewers took to social media 
  • 3.8 million unique authors sent 16.9 million tweets
  • 73% of viewers used their smartphone


Now, here's an overview of what happened last week, just in case you missed it. 




Hello and welcome to our newest members of the community. Welcome: Hideki Nakajima, Don Barclay, David Barnard, Laurent Beaubiat, Hein Bezuidenhout, Tom Burke, 岳志 細谷, Romain CajinaTom DeKoninck, Stuart Dennis, Neil Fairbrother, Alejandro Fuster, Bryant Gaines, Cassio Garcia, Fernando Gonzalez, Rene Guth, Michal Holenia, Abner Jimenez, Tapan Khatri, Sandeep Kumar, Denis Le Brizault, Jason Lee, Blair Lightfoot, Chris Lowman, Gonzalo Lujan, Michael Magee, Taimur Malik, Jeff Martin, Randy McInnis, Patric McNeff, Michael Ng, Timothy Passingham, Diju Pavithran, Garry Peirce, Josue Rodriguez, Terry Sanderson, Lee Sharping, Sergey Studenikin, François Thomas, John Trevino, Hiroyuki Tsushima, Simon Williams, Jim Wilson and Coco Wu


We'd love to learn more about you and your role and invite you say hello and introduce yourself at Introduce yourself: What Ciena products do you use?




Open Questions

Here are new questions asked around in the community, check them out and share your experiences and expertise to help:


Have questions? Here are a few featured topics to start asking and collaborating, but you can find all topics in: Guide to Ciena Community Forums and Topics



Here are your most popular answered questions from last week based on views. 



Have a question to ask the community? Find your forum to ask.


Shout Outs

Congrats to Simon Williams for completing the 2017 Network and Tech Prediction quest. Check out his predictions, and share yours at: What are your predictions for networks and tech in 2017?


Community Tip

A great way to get started in the community is getting know other members, including members of the Ciena team, and introducing yourself to the community on our global community introduction thread: Introduce yourself: What Ciena products do you use? On this thread, you can share a little about you, such as your role, how long you've been in the telecommunications industry, what Ciena products you use, and lastly, what you'd like to learn more about or discuss here, in the Ciena Community. I look forwarding to meeting you! 


Have a great week and keep networking! 



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