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AFRINICAfrican Network Information Centre (Internet consortium)
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Assurer le soutien en vue de l'etablissement du registre regional africain AfriNIC, pour lequel une demande vient d'E[logical not]tre officiellement deposee.
AfriNIC CEO Adiel Akplogan was pleased with the progress thus far and the positive response from the Africa region.
The issue of migration to IPv6 requires very high visibility; although stockpiles of IPv4 are still being held with AfriNIC, lack of IP addresses will pose a real threat to subscriber growth and this will become a real threat to business continuity," Rerolle said.
Those include the Africa Telecommunications Union, the ITU, the Internet Society, AfriNIC and the African Union.
References (1) AfriNIC, APNIC, ARIN, LACNIC, RIPE NCC Media contacts Lucie Smith/Drennan du Plooy/Kersti Klami Racepoint Group UK Tel: +44(0)208-752-3200 Email: ripencc@racepointgroup.
Alain Aina, Managing Director at Technologies Reseaux & Solutions and Special Project Manager at AfriNIC (the Internet Address Registry for Africa)
Africa is has extensive infrastructure but we can not lower costs if we keep buying transit links instead of exchanging content locally," said Adiel Akplogan, AfriNIC CEO, speaking at the opening ceremony of the peering forum last week.
Full recognition of AfriNIC as the fifth Regional Internet Registry, dedicated to the allocation of numbering resources for the Africa region * The formal adoption of a global policy on IANA Allocation of IPv4 Blocks to Regional Internet Registries developed by the Address Supporting Organisation (ASO) and the Number Resource Organisation (NRO).
GAC also welcomes the progress in establishing the AfriNIC organisation.
AfriNIC Application for Recognition as Regional Internet Registry * Corporate Governance Principles and Guidelines * IANA Policy For Allocation of IPv4 Blocks to Regional Internet Registries * The Designation of New Sponsored Top-Level Domains (sTLDs) * Proposed Change to ICANN Bylaws Regarding New ASO MoU * Proposed Change to ICANN Bylaws Regarding Number of GNSO Council Representatives