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Ciena forms Blue Planet division with Cyan takeover

Monday 3 August 2015 | 13:36 CET | News
Ciena has completed its takeover of Cyan, after the latter's shareholders approved the acquisition at a meeting 31 July. Ciena said it will unifying the software activities of both companies under a single brand and set of resources known as the Blue Planet division. The division, which includes Ciena's former Agility business, will focus on helping customers automate services – from creation to orchestration to delivery – across both physical and virtual domains. Mike Hatfield, formerly Cyan's president, was appointed to lead the Blue Planet division as a senior vice president of Ciena. The

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Companies: Ciena / Cyan
Countries: World
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