- Petaluma, California
- Cyan offers software-defined networks and packet-optical solutions for service providers, data center operators and private networks.
- Michael L. Hatfield
- Software, Optical Communication, Telecommunications
Cyan is an industry-leading, global provider of next generation packet-optical transport solutions with revolutionary multi-layer network planning and management. Providing metro and regional aggregation and transport of packet, TDM and optical services with superior service level agreement (SLA) support, Cyanâ€™s solutions provide the industryâ€™s first and only 3-dimensional multi-layer planning, operations and verification systems to scale, extend and simplify networks for more profitable service offerings.
Recognized as the industryâ€™s first purpose-built packet-optical transport system, Cyanâ€™s solutions modularly support Carrier Ethernet services (MEF) with connection oriented Ethernet transport, SONET/SDH, OTN, DWDM and ROADM functions in a highly cost-effective and scalable manner from the access edge to the network core. The ability to support 10G services today, while laying a foundation for future 100G services has enabled Cyanâ€™s customers to deploy field-proven solutions for key applications such as Carrier Ethernet, wireless backhaul, broadband backhaul (middle-mile), data center connectivity and interconnect, and wholesale services transport for metro, state-wide, regional, national, multi-national and Enterprise networks across North America and Europe.
Founded in Petaluma, California in 2006, Cyan is lead by a team of industry veterans with a track record of successful innovation in communications transport and access networks around the world.
Funding Rounds (6) - $130.08MUpdate
|Date||Amount / Round||Valuation||Lead Investor||Investors|
|Dec, 2014||$50M / Post Ipo Debt||—||—||0|
|Dec, 2011||$10M / Private Equity||—||—||0|
|Nov, 2011||$30.5M / Series E||—||Meritech Capital Partners||1|
|Dec, 2009||$22M / Series D||—||—||4|
|Jun, 2009||$8.83M / Series C||—||—||0|
|May, 2007||$8.75M / Series A||—||3|
Current Team (13)Update
Board Members and Advisors (4)Update
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1383 N. McDowell Blvd.
Petaluma, California 94954