It's that time again! Next week, more than a thousand engineers will converge in Berlin to spend a week discussing the latest issues in Internet protocol engineering at IETF 96. As usual, there is a lot going on, and the Internet Society will provide a 'Rough Guide' to the IETF via a series of ...
In this photo released by the Xinhua News Agency, workers retrieve a reentry module that was aboard the carrier rocket Long March-7 after it touches down successfully in Badain Jaran Desert in northern China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, June 26, 2016. China on Sunday recovered an experimental probe launched aboard a new generation rocket, marking another milestone in its increasingly ambitious space program that envisions a mission to Mars...
Do you think this new framework is an accurate way of explaining the different dimensions of #trust ? Is this a good recipe for policies that will help build an open and trusted Internet? We want to hear from you! Please read this new framework and let us know your thoughts... #OECDdigitalMX#InternetTrust
This week, at the OECD Ministerial Meeting on the Digital Economy, Kathy Brown, our President and CEO, introduced the “beta version” of the Internet Society's policy framework for an open and trusted Internet. Large scale data breaches, uncertainties about how data is being used, cybercrime, ...
We continue to look at the work in the IETF with a wider angle – not just routing resilience, but also the resilience of the data forwarding plane – specifically to DDoS attacks. There is interesting and important work underway at IETF 96 in Berlin next week that can help address problems in ...
How did the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority ( #IANA ) begin? How has its role and functions evolved over the years? Our new IANA timeline brings all that history together into one document with both citations and commentary... #IANASteward
While billions use the Internet every day, its inner workings and history are not normally in the public eye. Over the past 30 years, the Internet's technology, policy, operations, and administration have evolved through both small and large steps. Originally a private research network available ...
Next week is the 56th meeting of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) in Helsinki, Finland, and while it is a smaller “policy forum” style of meeting, there will still be some activities related to DNSSEC, DANE and DNS security…
On the day before the start of the OECD's Ministerial Meeting in Cancun, Carl Gahnberg reports on why the Hackathon was an excellent example of how "permissionless innovation" can drive growth and social prosperity... #OECDdigitalMX#digitaleconomy#hackathon
Next week we'll be participating in the OECD Ministerial Meeting on the #DigitalEconomy (a.k.a. #OECDdigitalMX ) in Cancun, Mexico. We've now released a background paper to explain what will be discussed next week and why the meeting is important for the future of Internet and economic policies...
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