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ARIN in the Caribbean
By Edition On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

ARIN launches initiative to strengthen computer networks in the Caribbean

PORT OF SPAIN - A new initiative in the Caribbean will focus on making the region's computer networks better able to defend against natural disasters and cyber attacks. The thrust is spearheaded by the American More...

By Edition On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

ICANN spearheads initiative to build Internet economy in the Caribbean

PORT OF SPAIN - A group of global and regional technology organisations are partnering to help Caribbean professionals get more out of the Internet economy. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers More...

By Edition On Friday, February 16th, 2018

Internet entrepreneurship centre to hold its first event in the Caribbean

PORT OF SPAIN - A new initiative is being launched this month to help Caribbean professionals get more out of the digital space. The Virtual DNS Entrepreneurship Center of the Caribbean (VDECC) will hold its first More...

St Vincent National Cyber Security Symposium 2
By Edition On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

St Vincent moves to strengthen cyber security

KINGSTOWN - Internet adoption in the Caribbean is increasing rapidly,  but so too new threats and risks for persons, business and governments that are going online. Cyber attacks and cyber crime are being reported More...

By Edition On Monday, December 18th, 2017

Caribbean computer experts to tackle cyber security at CaribNOG 15

As cyber attacks continue to rise in the Caribbean, a group of computer experts from around the region are preparing to gather to discuss ways to defend the digital networks and systems we have come to rely on for More...

Caribbean Telecommunications Union Secretary General Bernadette Lewis
By Edition On Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

After hurricanes, internet groups form new commission to improve Caribbean network resilience

Cisco, IBM, Intel support new body to strengthen regional telecom infrastructure. PARADISE ISLAND - Still reeling from the utter devastation wrought by a record-breaking 2017 hurricane season, many Caribbean island More...

Mr Bevil Wooding
By Edition On Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Caribbean Courts and Lawyers embrace technology for swifter justice

Sadly, it is no longer a surprise when citizens seeking resolution before courts in the Caribbean are forced to contend with severe case backlogs and delays. Too often, many are denied the right to swift justice, More...

Alicia Trotman and Kerrie-Ann Richards
By Edition On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

Internet registry brings Caribbean Voices to the table

ARIN Takes Steps Toward Greater Diversity  For some time, the board of the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) has expressed a desire to have greater diversity across its leadership structures. Finally, More...

CCJ President Sir Dennis Byron
By Edition On Friday, November 24th, 2017

Bahamas to Host APEX Technology Convention for Caribbean Justice Sector

Leading jurists, attorneys and legal professionals from across the region will gather in The Bahamas this month for a special convention focused on technology innovations for improving justice delivery in the Caribbean. The More...

By Edition On Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

ARIN backs Caribbean Hurricane Recovery Efforts

Of all the problems unleashed by recent hurricanes, the failure of communications networks is one of the most worrying issues for Caribbean territories grappling with uphill recovery efforts. Among the islands hardest More...