Community Happenings: Member Spotlight, CES, Welcomes, 3920, S.T.E.M. & More

Blog Post created by hausmus Employee on Nov 6, 2017

I hope you all had an excellent weekend and a warm start to November. It has been a rather busy fall for us, but this weekend was pleasantly quiet and it was a nice, relaxing couple of days. How was your weekend? 


As we plan what we're going to accomplish this week, here are several things to add to your plans and get involved:


Now, here are your highlights of what happened around the community last week. 



Hello and Welcome

Hello and welcome to our newest members! Welcome: Mohammed Arif, Chris Batzios, Boris Borodach, Todd Caine, Suresh ChV, Ingrid Cornelilssen, Radoslaw Czaja, Todd Houser, Jimmy Johnson, Lakshman Kularatna, Arun Kumar, Brian LaCroix, Pankaj Mittal, Binu Nadarajan, Joshua Rouse, Hartanto Santo, Raj Siddannanavara, Dimitris Symeonidis, Nirmalkumar T, KEI TAKESHITA, and Val Zabel


We're glad you're here and look forward to hearing from you! Introduce yourself: What Ciena products do you use?


Our most popular answered questions based on your views last week were the following:


Browse all open and answered questions


Of The Week


Happy memberversary to the following members celebrating their first year in the Ciena Community: Dmitry Amelichkin, Dave Anderson, Imran Azimi, Jigar Chheda, Steve DesRochers, John Grinwis, Mark Hapner, Aaron Hudson, Jorma Ikäheimo, Ratko Kovacina, Rohit Kunjappa, Edwin Lewzey, David Narraway, Vjeran Peroš, Simon Reap, William Stanton, Glenn Stern, and Craig Whetstone



Try not. Do, or do not. There is no try.




This Wednesday, November 8th, is National S.T.E.M./S.T.E.A.M. Day. It is a day meant to inspire children to explore or pursue their interests in science, technology, engineering, art, and math. To celebrate, schedule time to share what you do with the children in your life or plan a fun S.T.E.A.M. activity, volunteer for a local program to educate children on telecommunications technology, or donate to a local school S.T.E.A.M. program.


Did You Know

That on November 5, 2007 Google introduced the Android platform, its mobile OS for cell phones based on a modified version of the Linux operating system. Nearly a year later, September 2008, the first Android phone would ship. Today, the Android OS market share worldwide is 85% (source)



Have a great week and keep networking!