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Jane Coffin Internet Society
By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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Internet experts call for more Community Networks in the Caribbean

PANAMA CITY - A group of experts is calling for a different approach to providing Internet access to the poor, remote and underserved parts of the Caribbean region. "Governments, policy makers and the private sector More...

PIEDATA Team
By Edition On Monday, July 30th, 2018
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How Piedata is cracking the Caribbean code

PANAMA CITY - Four years ago, a group called Piedata came together with CANTO, a trade association of Caribbean telecommunications service providers, to hold a hackathon. The goal was simple: shine a light on some More...

CARPIF 4-1
By Edition On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
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Caribbean Peering Forum brings dream of better Internet closer

BELIZE CITY - The dream of a faster, safer, more affordable Internet in the Caribbean sometimes seems elusive. One group of Internet pioneers is taking steps to make it a reality. The Caribbean Peering and Interconnection More...

Melford Nicholas
By Edition On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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ARIN and Antigua & Barbuda Government to hold workshop on Internet Resilience

ST JOHN'S - The American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) is collaborating with the government of Antigua and Barbuda to strengthen the technical capacity of local network operators. ARIN is one of five registries More...

Caribbean Peering and Interconnection Forum
By Edition On Friday, May 4th, 2018
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Strengthening the Internet of People in the Caribbean

BELIZE CITY - Belize will host the fourth Caribbean Peering and Interconnection Forum, known as CarPIF, on June 13 and 14. Since its inception in 2015, CarPIF has brought together regional and international technology More...

Nigel-Cassimire
By Edition On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
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Data privacy tops Caribbean Internet governance agenda

PARAMARIBO - Data privacy will be among the items topping the agenda at an upcoming Caribbean Internet Governance Forum to be held by the Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) in Suriname this month. The meeting More...

CaribNOG 15 Caribbean Resilience
By Edition On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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A climate of change for the Caribbean internet

MIAMI - Spring storms with winter qualities clobbered North America this week, threatening Canada with slow-moving storms, and pounding the United States with near-record snowfall in the midwest, low temperatures More...

ARIN 41 Day 3
By Edition On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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ARIN seeks Caribbean candidate for board of trustees

MIAMI - Persons from the Caribbean seeking to contribute to the governance ecosystem of the global Internet can now volunteer for an appointment to the board of trustees of the American Registry for Internet Numbers More...

Lewis
By Edition On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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Commission on Caribbean Communications Resilience meets with FCC on regional network resilience

PORT OF SPAIN-Members of the Commission on Caribbean Communications Resilience (CCCR) met with United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) representatives on April 5 to discuss new ways to increase the More...

CTU ICT Week Bahamas-43
By Edition On Friday, April 6th, 2018
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Internet Registry to host Caribbean Forum in Miami

An upcoming gathering of Internet experts could change the conversation around cyber security, network autonomy and network resilience in the Caribbean. On April 19, the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) More...