Meeting of the NRO Executive Council – 101026

Minutes Teleconference October 26, 2010, 11:00 UTC Executive Council Attendees: RIPE NCC: Axel Pawlik (AP, Chairman) LACNIC: Raul Echeberria (RE, Secretary) ARIN: John Curran (JC, Treasurer) APNIC: Paul Wilson (PW) AFRINIC: Adiel Akplogan (AA) Observers: Nate Davis (ND) (ARIN) Paul Rendek (PR) (RIPE NCC) Hartmut Glaser (HG) (LACNIC) Leslie Nobile (LN) Arturo Servín (LACNIC) Andrei Robachevsky (AR) (RIPE) Pablo Hinojosa… Read More

ITU Plenipotentiary October 2010 Guadalajara, Mexico

THE ITU PLENIPOTENTIARY The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) is the United Nations agency for information and communication technology issues. Its stated mission is “to enable the growth and sustained development of telecommunications and information networks, and to facilitate universal access so that people everywhere can participate in, and benefit from, the emerging information society and global economy.” The ITU’s membership… Read More

Remaining IPv4 Address Space Drops Below 5%

The Number Resource Organization (NRO) announced today that less than five percent of the world’s IPv4 addresses remain unallocated. APNIC, the Regional Internet Registry for the Asia Pacific region, has been assigned two blocks of IPv4 addresses by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA). This latest allocation means that the IPv4 free pool dipped below 10% in January, just nine months ago. Since then, over 200 million IPv4 addresses have been allocated from IANA to the Regional Internet Registries (RIRs).

Jason Schiller re-elected to the NRO Number Council

ARIN has announced that Jason Schiller has been re-elected to the Number Resource Organization (NRO) Number Council from the ARIN region. He will begin serving another three-year term on 1 January 2011. More information on the NRO Number Council. Election results can be found at: