All about Gerard Best

By Edition On Monday, November 26th, 2018

Caribbean Farmers Prepare for Coconut Boom

PORT OF SPAIN - Coconuts are a longtime staple of Caribbean cuisine, and practically an emblem of the region's climate and culture. But a new international initiative is shifting coconut's image to an icon for More...

Peter Harrison ARIN
By Edition On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Caribbean nationals victorious in ARIN elections

CHANTILLY - Three Caribbean candidates—Peter Harrison, Alicia Trotman and Kerrie-Ann Richards—have been elected to leadership roles at the American Registry of Internet Numbers (ARIN). ARIN is one of five Internet More...

Internet Week Trinidad and Tobago 1011
By Edition On Thursday, October 11th, 2018

Industry stakeholders join forces in Internet Week Trinidad and Tobago

PORT OF SPAIN - The Internet landscape of the Caribbean is small but relatively complex, nascent but constantly evolving. No single organisation holds the responsibility for promoting the growth of an open, stable, More...

Peter Harrison ARIN
By Edition On Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

Peter Harrison is the only Caribbean candidate for ARIN Board of Trustees elections – Here’s why that matters

VANCOUVER - Peter Harrison has been named among four finalists to contest elections for two seats on the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) board of trustees in October 2018. ARIN is one of five Internet More...

Kerrie Ann Richards ARIN
By Edition On Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

Caribbean candidates vie for posts in ARIN elections

Three Caribbean candidates—Peter Harrison, Kerrie-Ann Richards and Alicia Trotman—have been named among the final candidates to contest elections for leadership roles at the American Registry for Internet Numbers More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 14th, 2018

LACNIC, Google to headline ‘Internet Week Trinidad and Tobago’ in October

The Latin American and Caribbean Internet Registry (LACNIC) and Google will hold a series of workshops next month as part of Internet Week Trinidad and Tobago, an event intended to advance the Internet development More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 7th, 2018

Trinidad to host CaribNOG Internet conference next month

PORT OF SPAIN - Trinidad and Tobago will host a major regional gathering to advance Internet development in the Caribbean. The event is the sixteenth regional meeting of the Caribbean Network Operators Group, called More...

Jane Coffin Internet Society
By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018

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...

By Edition On Monday, July 30th, 2018

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...

By Edition On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

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...