Ciena announces Waveserver Ai for high-capacity, low power DCI

Blog Post created by kjordan Employee on Feb 22, 2017

Hello Waveserver Community –


Today is an exciting day for all of us here at Ciena, as we announce the latest addition to the Waveserver family – Waveserver Ai!


You need a way to dramatically increase capacity while driving down power consumption. And, you want to improve your competitiveness while offering your customers flawless content delivery and improved cloud application performance. 


Waveserver Ai can help you do that with ultra-high capacity connectivity and a simple operational model, for effortless data center interconnect.


Waveserver Ai provides you the following benefits:

  • Massive scale with unmatched service density (2.4 Tb/s of client + 2.4 Tb/s of line) in a compact, 1RU platform
  • Maximum capacity with single wavelength capacity up to 400 Gb/s and high performance coherent technology to maximize capacity at any distance, from metro to long-haul
  • Lower ongoing energy costs with ultra-low power consumption
  • Simple management and integration with management interfaces and open APIs to easily integrate the platform into your existing operational environment


We have a lot of information available for you to learn more about Waveserver Ai, and here are a few links to get you started:


In the meantime, if you have questions, feel free to drop us a note here.