Infinera posts Q2 results

Infinera has posted its second quarter results for 2014, recording revenues of $165.4 million, compared with $142.8 million in Q1.

The vendor also saw gross margin for the quarter grow by 5.2% year-on-year to 42.5%.

The company attributed its strong performance to “record” 100G port shipments, as well as adding four new DTN-X customers

“We see video and cloud driving bandwidth growth across our markets as well as internet content providers building significant amounts of new capacity,” said Tom Fallon, Infinera’s CEO.

"Our technological innovation and proven operating excellence supports continued growth in the long-haul market as we enter the second half of the year and positions us well as we begin the process of expanding into new adjacent high-capacity transport markets,” he added.

To learn more about Infinera’s pursuit of the 100G market, click here.