Coriant is a telecommunications company that develops networking solutions. It banks on the internet and cloud based information systems to develop products for evolving business environments. The company was launched on May 6, 2013, making it independent from Nokia Siemens Networks.
Coriant creates income generating services for businesses and the end consumer in mobile, video and cloud. It also serves large network operators such as content providers, government agencies, cloud and data center operators, mobile and fixed line service providers and financial institutions. It operates in more than 100 countries and its networking solutions are used worldwide.
Coriant products are developed with intention of meeting their client needs while solving unforeseen networking problems that may arise. This means that every product has a core objective on which it is built upon. Below are two of their main products:
On Demand and Application Agility for Better Network Control
To achieve this, Coriant unleashed ‘The Coriant Transcend TM SDN Solution’. This product has SDN and NFV capabilities providing an open, automated and programmable application environment for total network control. It gives businesses an edge through automated responses (work flow automation), new revenue sources and application-centric services.
It is geared to enable network operators customize and program to a preferable network behavior. It provides a multi-layer service for a smooth performance and a lowered network cost. It also provides cloud based services enabling resource integration across transport networks, data centers and enterprises. It enables easier migrations by integrating with existing client specifics and packet forwarding solutions.
Service Management and Simplifying Networks
Through the ‘Transport Network Management Systems (TNMS)’ businesses are able to manage multi-domain, multi-layer and multi-vendor transport networks. The TNMS accelerates service time through point and click capabilities as well as proper service control and visibility. It ensures proper resource utilization enabling growth. It also allows easier interworking between multi-vendors.
Coriant C.E.O, Shaygan Kheradpir
Shaygan Kheradpir is the current C.E.O and chairs the Coriant board. He is recognized for his skills as a technological and business leader. He possesses more than 28 years of experience across fields such as: finance, technology and telecom service. He graduated from Cornell University and now holds a bachelor’s, master’s and a Doctorate in engineering. He also has patents to his name spanning from media, telecom and payments.
Throughout his career, he has delivered innovative networking solutions for the top ranking network operators in more than 100 countries. At GTE Corporation, where he began his career, he was part of the team that spearheaded the systems modernization, innovation and pioneering of product initiatives such as FiOS (one of the United States’ major infrastructure programs). He has also made accomplishments at Barclays where he took a leadership role in its historical TRANSFORM program.
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