Shift app development into high gear.

Accelerate DevOps and ease web-scale IT integration with Ciena Emulation Cloud.

New MCP lab version

Ciena is proud to announce the availability of its latest virtual lab to our community of DevOps followers and users.
Manage Control & Plan (MCP) version 3.0 is Ciena's NMS system part of BP suite to manage 6500, Waveserver & L2 devices.
Take it for a test drive and let us know what you think via the "Chat with Ciena" link.

Thank you,
Ciena CEC Team


Allow end-users to develop unique and customizable operational tools tailored to specific end-user requirements without investment in the IT infrastructure.


Allow end-users innovate, experiment and test new service models with dramatically lower cost of entry and exit.


Accelerate service velocity by creating tools for multi-vendor / multi-layer networks de-coupled from individual vendor equipment implementations.

Path to success

Ciena Emulation Cloud: An open and new application development environment designed to help customers and 3rd party developers create, test and fine-tune customized applications.

End users can create, test and fine-tune apps based on their own needs

Why Ciena?

  • Ciena is the network specialist, recognized by numerous analysts to be a leader in optical networking and technology innovation
  • Deep expertise in packet and optical networking and distributed software automation to deliver solutions in alignment with Ciena’s OPn architecture for next-generation networks.
  • A complete portfolio that enables a high-scale, programmable infrastructure that can be controlled and adapted by network-level applications
  • Open interfaces to coordinate computing, storage and network resources in a unified, virtualized environment

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