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.
Patents 23show all
- 12H04L - Transmission of digital information, e.g. telegraphic communication
- 7G06F - Electric digital data processing
- 6G02B - Optical elements, systems, or apparatus
- 6H04B - Transmission
- 5H04J - Multiplex communication
- 5H04Q - Selecting
- 5H05K - Printed circuits
- 1F28D - Heat-exchange apparatus, not provided for in another subclass, in which the heat-exchange media do not come into direct contact
- 1G06K - Recognition of data
- 1H01R - Line connectors
Crunchbase Investment Rounds
|Date||Amount||Round||Valuation||Lead Investor||Other Investors|
|2007-11-30||$17,500,000||Series B||Norwest Venture Partners, Azure Capital Partners|
|2009-12-30||$22,000,000||Series D||Norwest Venture Partners, Focus Ventures, Tenaya Capital, Azure Capital Partners|
|2014-12-23||$50,000,000||Post Ipo Debt|
|2007-05-03||$8,750,000||Series A||Norwest Venture Partners, Azure Capital Partners||TDF Ventures|
|2011-11-19||$30,500,028||Series E||Meritech Capital Partners|