CIEN - Ciena Corporation

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Ciena Corporation

7035 Ridge Road
Hanover, MD 21076
United States
410-694-5700
http://www.ciena.com

SectorTechnology
IndustryCommunication Equipment
Full Time Employees6,176

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Dr. Patrick H. NettlesExec. Chairman163.45kN/A1943
Mr. Gary B. SmithCEO, Pres & Director2.33MN/A1960
Mr. James E. Moylan Jr.CFO & Sr. VP of Fin.1.11MN/A1951
Mr. David M. RothensteinSr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.888.78kN/A1968
Mr. Rick L. HamiltonSr. VP of Blue Planet Software1.17MN/A1972
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Ciena Corporation provides network hardware, software, and services that support the transport, switching, aggregation, service delivery, and management of video, data, and voice traffic on communications networks worldwide. The company's Networking Platforms segment offers hardware networking solutions optimized for the convergence of coherent optical transport, optical transport network switching, and packet switching. Its products include 6500 Packet-Optical Platform, 5430 Reconfigurable Switching System, Waveserver stackable interconnect system, CoreDirector Multiservice Optical Switches, and OTN configuration for the 5410 Reconfigurable Switching System, as well as Z-Series Packet-Optical Platform; 3000 family of service delivery switches and service aggregation switches, and the 5000 family of service aggregation switches, as well as 8700 Packetwave Platform and the Ethernet packet configuration for the 5410 Service Aggregation Switch; and 6500 Packet Transport System. This segment also sells operating system software and enhanced software features embedded in each of its products. The company's Software and Software-Related Services segment offers multi-domain service orchestration, inventory, route optimization and assurance, network function virtualization orchestration, analytics, and related services; and OneControl unified management system and platform software services, as well as manage, control, and plan software. Its Global Services segment provides consulting and network design, installation and deployment, maintenance support, and training services. The company sells its products through direct and indirect sales channels to network operators. Ciena Corporation was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Hanover, Maryland.

Corporate Governance

Ciena Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2019 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.