Ciena Corporation is focused on communications networking solutions that enable converged, next-generation architectures, optimized to create and deliver the broad array of high-bandwidth services relied upon by business and consumer end users. The Company provides equipment, software and services that support the transport, switching, aggregation, service delivery and management of voice, video and data traffic on communications networks. These solutions enable network operators to adopt software-programmable network infrastructures that offer the on-demand experience required by end users of services and applications.

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TypePublic
HQHanover, US
Founded1992
Size (employees)5,889 (est)+3%
Websiteciena.com
Ciena was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Hanover, US
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Key People/Management at Ciena

Gary Smith

Gary Smith

President & Chief Executive Officer
Andrew Petrik

Andrew Petrik

Vice President and Controller
Rick Hamilton

Rick Hamilton

Senior Vice President, Global Software and Services
Jason Phipps

Jason Phipps

Senior Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing
Scott McFeely

Scott McFeely

Senior Vice President, Networking Platforms
Stephen Alexander

Stephen Alexander

Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
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Ciena Office Locations

Ciena has offices in Hanover, เขต ปทุมวัน, Seoul, Singapore and in 38 other locations
Hanover, (HQ)
7035 Ridge Rd
Alpharetta,
1185 Sanctuary Pkwy
Dallas,
4250 325 North St. Paul Street
Greenwood Village,
900 5445 DTC Pkwy
Linthicum Heights,
120 900 Elkridge Landing Rd
Miramar,
3601 SW 160th Ave
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Ciena Financials and Metrics

Ciena Revenue

Ciena's revenue was reported to be $2.80 b in FY, 2017
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2018)

818.8m

Net income (Q3, 2018)

50.8m

EBIT (Q3, 2018)

85.3m

Market capitalization (12-Dec-2018)

4.6b

Closing stock price (12-Dec-2018)

32.1

Cash (31-Jul-2018)

726.2m

EV

4.8b
Ciena's current market capitalization is $4.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

2.1b2.3b2.4b2.6b2.8b

Revenue growth, %

10%7%6%

Sales and marketing expense

304.2m333.8m349.7m356.2m

General and administrative expense

122.4m123.4m132.8m142.6m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

533.7m560.1m603.6m529.2m621.6m602.9m573.1m640.7m670.6m621.5m707.0m728.7m646.1m730.0m818.8m

Sales and marketing expense

78.3m83.7m81.9m81.7m82.5m86.7m83.7m85.0m88.6m86.7m88.5m97.4m95.4m

General and administrative expense

30.1m31.9m36.3m29.6m30.3m29.7m31.1m35.2m34.3m35.9m35.0m35.6m38.4m39.0m38.2m

R&D expense

101.5m103.5m97.7m100.8m105.2m100.4m108.0m114.6m116.7m116.9m121.6m117.7m118.5m116.9m121.1m
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

346.5m586.7m791.0m777.6m640.5m

Accounts Receivable

488.6m519.0m550.8m576.2m622.2m

Inventories

249.1m254.7m191.2m211.3m267.1m

Current Assets

1.4b1.7b1.9b2.0b2.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

330.1m325.1m532.9m598.7m586.3m697.1m660.3m922.0m854.9m693.9m628.6m559.5m648.9m652.1m726.2m

Accounts Receivable

518.9m515.0m541.6m513.6m553.3m530.3m480.4m555.1m588.4m595.7m564.9m653.2m

Inventories

284.1m294.0m293.1m241.1m214.6m194.0m205.7m190.9m221.6m284.6m287.1m276.4m255.3m231.3m227.9m

Current Assets

1.4b1.4b1.7b1.7b1.7b1.8b1.8b2.1b2.2b2.0b1.9b1.9b1.9b2.0b2.1b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(85.4m)(40.6m)11.7m72.6m1.3b

Depreciation and Amortization

49.8m46.0m69.5m61.5m

Inventories

(8.9m)(38.0m)46.9m(53.0m)(91.6m)

Accounts Payable

Quarterly
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

(15.9m)(26.1m)(9.9m)(18.8m)20.7m25.5m(11.5m)2.5m36.0m3.9m41.9m101.9m(473.4m)(459.5m)(408.7m)

Depreciation and Amortization

11.0m11.0m11.0m11.0m16.9m15.6m14.5m14.6m11.0m

Inventories

(40.5m)(57.8m)(66.0m)42.6m(22.1m)(19.0m)(56.3m)(78.7m)(95.6m)(93.9m)5.2m20.4m17.8m

Accounts Payable

201.8m183.9m225.2m232.7m273.5m249.6m
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

56.3 x

EV/CFO

29.8 x

Debt/Equity

0.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2 x
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Ciena Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Patents (Foreign)

459 432 444

Patents (US)

1.47 k1.51 k1.59 k

Patents Pending (Foreign)

170

Patents Pending (US)

209 249 284
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Ciena Revenue Breakdown

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Ciena revenue breakdown by business segment: 15.6% from Global Services, 79.6% from Networking Platforms and 4.8% from Other

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Ciena News and Updates

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Optical Encryption Market 2018: Global Analysis by Key Players – Ciena, Adva, Nokia, Cisco, Huawei, Infinera, Broadcom

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Finisar, Ciena stocks fall on Morgan Stanley downgrades

Shares of Finisar Corp. and Ciena Corp. are down 4.2% and 2.8%, respectively, in premarket trading Thursday after Morgan Stanley analyst Meta Marshall downgraded the stocks to equal-weight from overweight. "Finisar and Ciena have closed the short-term valuation gaps that we believed existed," Mars…

Optical Encryption Global Market 2018: Key Players – Arista Networks, Microsemi, Cisco, Nokia, Ciena, Acacia Communications

Optical Encryption -Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities and Analysis Of Top Key Player Forecast To 2026 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

LF Deep Learning Foundation Advances Open Source Artificial Intelligence With Major Membership Growth

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The LF Deep Learning Foundation, an umbrella organization of The Linux Foundation that supports and sustains open source innovation in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and deep learning, today announced five new members: Ciena, DiDi,...

Optical Transport Network Market 2018-2022 Growth, Trends and Demands Research Report

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Ciena Company Life and Culture

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Ciena Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ciena founded?

    Ciena was founded in 1992.

  • Who are Ciena key executives?

    Ciena's key executives are Gary Smith, Andrew Petrik and Rick Hamilton.

  • How many employees does Ciena have?

    Ciena has 5,889 employees.

  • What is Ciena revenue?

    Latest Ciena annual revenue is $2.8 b.

  • What is Ciena revenue per employee?

    Latest Ciena revenue per employee is $475.7 k.

  • Who are Ciena competitors?

    Competitors of Ciena include Comtech Telecommunications, Zayo Group and Juniper Networks.

  • Where is Ciena headquarters?

    Ciena headquarters is located at 7035 Ridge Rd, Hanover.

  • Where are Ciena offices?

    Ciena has offices in Hanover, เขต ปทุมวัน, Seoul, Singapore and in 38 other locations.

  • How many offices does Ciena have?

    Ciena has 42 offices.