Blog Posts



17 Jul
This Guest Post is from InternetNZ Member, Don Hollander. The domain name space is changing – both globally and within New Zealand – and we’re not keeping up. For years the domain name space...
16 Jul
Phew, so another NetHui done. I had a truly incredible time at this year's NetHui - thank you to all of you that I met and talked with - and apologies to all of you that I didn't! I loved watching...
15 Jul
In a separate post I’ve set out an update of what is at stake in the debate about the IANA stewardship transition and the ICANN accountability discussion.  This post looks at three key topics that...
15 Jul
ICANN. IANA. Accountability. Stewardship. Transition. These words together have deep meaning to many of those who participate in or follow global Internet governance. They are also, to be honest,...
9 Jul
Here is the prepared-for-delivery version of my Scene Setting speech at NetHui 2015, for those interested. Transcripts and video of all sessions are coming later - check http://2015.nethui.nz/ for...
23 Jun
This week is Connect Smart week, New Zealand’s cyber security awareness week, and it’s a great reminder about how we can all be smarter internet security.  Here are InternetNZ we’re ConnectSmart...
12 Jun
... is a question I've been working on a lot recently, and in particular through a number of engagements that I'd like to tell you all about.  InternetNZ has an interest in rural connectivity...
8 Jun
This is a guest post from Jay Daley, CEO of NZRS. It follows on from my blog post: Post-Council: Business development, technical research, NZRS and InternetNZ   There's been a bit of confusion in the...
8 Jun
As part of ongoing improvements to internal comms, I'll be blogging ‘Post-Council’ on the operational impact or background of a specific Council decision after each Council meeting. This is the...
15 May
This year’s NetHui will be held 8-10 July at Sky City in Auckland. The broad theme this year is “The Internet is Everybody’s Business”, and, as we tend to, we're looking for the diverse NetHui ...