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Deploy360 is at AIS ’14 right now!

That’s right, the whole team is here in Djibouti, Djibouti for the 2014 edition of the Africa Internet Summit! And what a summit. There is so much going on you really need to check out the agenda and make some tough choices. Today we’re enjoying the opening ceremonies, an ISOC spam workshop, and ION Djibouti. […]

Deploy360 is at AIS ’14 right now! is a post from don't panic – One Network Technologist's View of Life, the Internet, and Everything.


Chris at LACNIC21

After a whirlwind of travel in the first quarter of this year I’ve been fortunate enough to stay at home for most of April to catch up. Now, however, it’s time to get back out on the road! My first stop is Cancun, Mexico, for LACNIC21 being held 4-9 May with the theme of “Building […]

Chris at LACNIC21 is a post from don't panic – One Network Technologist's View of Life, the Internet, and Everything.


L’ICANN organisera une téléconférence ouverte le 13 avril 2011. Le groupe des parties prenantes des registres (Registries Stakeholder Group – RySG) a demandé cet appel pour discuter de questions concernant l’ébauche actuelle du RRDRP. Les derniers commentaires du RySG sur le RRDRP ont été soumis le 7 décembre 2010 (voir http://forum.icann.org/lists/5gtld-guide/msg00029.html) et, en conséquence, le […]


April 7th, 2011 by | Posted in ICANN | Tags: , , , , , |

US Department of Commerce Seeks Comment on IANA Functions Contract in Advance of Renewal Process

The US Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) released a "Notice of Inquiry" (NOI) today, seeking public comment on how to improve the IANA functions contract. ICANN performs these functions pursuant to a procurement contract that is scheduled to expire on 30 September 2011. NTIA indicates that it will consider public comments […]


February 25th, 2011 by | Posted in ICANN | Tags: , , |

Technical Management Function for IN-ADDR.ARPA

In December we spoke of the planned changes to the IPv4 Reverse DNS Infrastructure where the zone maintenance of the IN-ADDR.ARPA zone would transition to ICANN and be managed concurrently with the central assignment of address space to the RIRs. ICANN would like to announce that the transition of the technical management function for the […]


February 16th, 2011 by | Posted in ICANN | Tags: , , |

In 1995, on behalf of the IAB and IANA, I wrote a document called “Unique Addresses are Good” (RFC 1814). The Internet community had begun to worry about the depletion of the IPv4 address space at that time and the IAB and IANA started taking steps to slow the distribution of IPv4 addresses. One of […]


February 4th, 2011 by | Posted in ICANN | Tags: , , , , , |

IPv4 IANA Allocations Post Exhaustion

Global Policy for IPv4 Allocations by the IANA Post Exhaustion I have been working with a team of other concerned netizens on a new global policy proposal since the spring ARIN meeting in Toronto. It started as a lunch time conversation and grew from there. The idea was spurred by last year’s attempt to enact […]

IPv4 IANA Allocations Post Exhaustion is a post from don't panic – One Network Architect's view of Life, the Internet, and Everything.


If you build it, they will come

As you would expect, most of ICANN’s external services, including this blog, are available over IPv6 as well as IPv4. And at the request of the ICANN Board, a regular comparative measure of IPv6 use at the ICANN and IANA websites has been provided to them for months.  The good news is that the trend […]


August 25th, 2010 by | Posted in ICANN | Tags: , , , |