As we rapidly approach the last Internet Engineering Task Force meeting for the year, it's time to announce the final winners of the Applied Networking Research Prize for 2014.
The ANRP awards for IETF 91 go to:
Sharon Goldberg for discussing threats when BGP RPKI authorities are faulty, misconfigured, compromised, or compelled to misbehave. Full paper: http://www.cs.bu.edu/~goldbe/papers/hotRPKI.pdf
Tobias Flach for the design of novel loss recovery mechanisms for TCP that minimize timeout-driven recovery. Full paper: http://nsl.cs.usc.edu/~tobiasflach/publications/Flach_Latency.pdf...
Date published 14 October 2014
ANRP, Applied Networking Research Prize, Global, IETF, IETF91, Internet Engineering Task Force, Internet Infrastructure, Internet Research Task Force, IRTF, Open Internet Standards, research, Other external events
The challenges we must overcome to bring the world’s offline population online should not be underestimated. A recent McKinsey report [“Offline and falling behind: Barriers to Internet adoption”] finds that, “More than 60 percent of the world’s population remains offline. Without removing crucial deterrents to Internet adoption, little will change—and more than 4 billion people may be left behind.”
To address some of these challenges, the networking research community are coalescing around a new research group in the Internet Research Task Force with the cute acronym GAIA — Global Access to...
Date published 10 October 2014
The 4th International Conference on Internet Applications, Protocols and Services (NETAPPS2015) was successfully held earlier this month in Cyberjaya, Malaysia. The biennial conference was organized by the InterNetWorks Research Laboratory of the School of Computing, Universiti Utara Malaysia, in collaboration with the Malaysian Communications and Mutimedia Commission (MCMC), Malaysian Technical Standard Forum Berhad, Malaysian Research and Education Networks, InterNetWorks Working Group, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Malaysia, leaders from ISOC chapters in the Asia-...