Archive for March, 2008

Official opening BCNETs new optical network

Friday, March 21st, 2008

Last Monday was the official opening of the new optical network BCNET has build together with Canarie. It was quite and official reception with the Presidents of all the major universities in BC as well as Advanced Education Minister Coell. The completion of the next generation advanced network highlights a successful partnership between BCNET and […]

Vancouver Giants

Tuesday, March 18th, 2008

Vorige week was ik precies 6 maanden in Canada, ik begin al een echte Canadees te worden zou je denken. Er was echter een belangrijk ding wat ik nog niet gedaan had. Een ijshockey wedstrijd bezoeken! Ijshockey is hier sport nummer 1, vergelijkbaar met voetbal in Nederland. Last week I was exactly 6 months in […]

Google & IETF go IPv6

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

The 71st Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) meeting is now underway in Philadelphia, in what some are describing as a weeklong ‘IPv6 experience.‘ This week, the IETF is encouraging all attendees to explore and experiment with the Internet from an IPv6-only perspective. The IETF is the premiere Internet standards development body, responsible for creating the […]