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State and local government

Fiscally and environmentally sustainable networks that foster economic development

When it comes to serving the public, networks are under pressure to keep up with burgeoning demand, whether delivering digital government services or providing access to broadband.

Broadband access

Deliver openness, modularity, and scalability to deliver high-speed internet access that ensures digital equity for all citizens.

Secure reliability

Reduce lag and improve service assurance with edge cloud functions, telemetry, and automation. Thwart hackers with advanced secure access and encryption.


Offer ‘anytime, anywhere, any device’ access to digital assets—even in remote areas—to serve the public and private sectors and enhance internal functions.

Case Study

Municipality delivers rural broadband to drive economic growth

The Town of Dryden, New York worked with Ciena to create a municipally owned and operated fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) broadband network for its businesses and residents.



Intelligent automation can help state governments boost performance of current network infrastructure while containing costs


Networking Solutions Address State Government Needs

State CIOs have witnessed aggressive change during the first half of 2020. The result...



Moving Forward with Modernization for State Government

Ciena’s Adaptive Network enables state and local government IT teams to consolidate d...


Application note

Building Better Networks for State and Local Governments

Networking technology offers an opportunity to provide better service with lower taxp...



Bringing High-Speed Broadband to Communities: How Governments Can Jumpstart the Economy and Bridge the Digital Divide

Learn how building a new network can simplify management and scale broadband access a...


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