cyan cyan  /saɪ ˈæn/


  1. (n) a primary subtractive color for light; has a blue-green color
  2. (adj) of a bluish shade of green



  1. The 540 prints individual 4x6 sheets by laying color in four passes one each for cyan, magenta, yellow and black.
  2. The other dyes, yellow and cyan, are free to go to the surface and become the green leaves in the finished picture.
  3. The four-color process consists of four inks, black, cyan, magenta, and yellow.


  1. Light Reading Mobile – Telecom News, Analysis, Events, and Research

    Cyan Inc. is announcing a group of software-defined networking (SDN) partners that are pledging interoperability among their products. The Blue Orbit ecosystem, as it's called, is similar to the metro Ethernet alliance that Cyan forged in 2011 with Accedian Networks Inc.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Light Reading

  2. Cyan Unveils Blue Orbit, a Multi-Vendor SDN Solutions Ecosystem

    Cyan today unveiled Blue Orbit, an ecosystem of software and hardware solutions focused on proving real-world, multi-vendor software-defined network applications. With interest in SDN and network functions ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Cyan to Demonstrate the First SDN Application Spanning Enterprise, WAN and Data Center Environments at Interop Tokyo

    Cyan today announced that it is conducting a live multi-vendor software-defined network use case demonstration at Interop Tokyo in collaboration with members of the newly formed Blue Orbit Ecosystem. The ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance


  • "There are enough [pro-Mac] people in key places at Cyan that I'd be surprised if it didn't," said Miller.
    on Nov 9, 2005 By: Robyn Miller Source: Macworld

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