Coriant is a global telecommunications company that was established in 2013 as an independent entity from Nokia Siemens Networks. The Marlin Equity Partners own the company. Coriant originated from the Department of Transmission Technology in Siemens, which is based in Munich, Germany.
Coriant was the result of a combination of Sycamore Networks, Nokia Siemens Networks Optical Networks, as well as Tellabs. The company has managed to win various key customers including global carriers such as Telia Sonera International Carrier, Australia’s NBN, China Unicom, and BSNL.
It deals with top network companies around the globe including content providers, utility companies, data and cloud center operators, mobile and, government agencies, cable MSOs, financial institutions, as well as large enterprises. The company boasts of more than 35 years in offering dynamic and innovative networking services for a cloud-enabled and fast-changing world.
Coriant’s SDN-enabled edge-to-core transmission solutions make it easier for network companies or operators to achieve various goals such as improve the use of multi-layer network facilities and minimize operational complexity. Further, the edge-to-core transport services help to develop income-generating solutions, which are channeled towards the emerging business needs and customer applications such as cloud, mobile, and video.
It provides fast services and support in a bid to make sure that its customers meet their business goals. Further, it also offers Global Services, which provide its customers with customized solutions portfolio to carry out various tasks including planning, deploying, optimizing and transmitting.
A Look at Shaygan Kheradpir, the Current CEO of Coriant
Shaygan Kheradpir is highly famed in the telecommunications industry as he has spearheaded various companies to achieving great success. He is academically proficient in electrical engineering, as he has a bachelor, masters and doctorate in the particular discipline. Consequently, he is an alumnus of Cornell University and maintains membership on the University’s Engineering Council. Apart from being the current Chief Executive Officer of Coriant, he has held key executive positions in numerous companies such as GTE, Barclays, Verizon and Juniper Networks.
Among his greatest achievements, include leading his Verizon team to develop the company’s FiOS Fiber optic video initiative. In addition, his team is credited with creating iobi, which is responsible for managing caller ID, address books among other features. Apart from his leadership positions in top companies, he has also served in membership capacity on various boards such as the National Institute of Standards and Technology in the United States since 2010-2013 and the YMCA of Greater New York’s Advisory Board for a duration of three years.
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