CALIENT TECHNOLOGIES is the industry leader in optical-layer virtualization, designing and manufacturing systems that enable dynamic resource sharing, optimization, and automation for optical transport networks, next-generation data centers, high-performance computing facilities, and test automation labs.  These capabilities improve operational efficiency and enable a flexible optical layer that is well suited to the fluctuating high-bandwidth traffic patterns associated with high-growth disaggregated computing and 5G network applications. Originating from research at UC Santa Barbara and Cornell University, CALIENT’s technology is deployed at scale in Tier 1 Cloud and Communication Service Provider networks worldwide.