12 September 2012

Why Supporting the CIRA Election Matters

Canada is a world leader in internet technologies.  We have some of the brightest and most innovative people and companies in the world inventing new technologies that are shaping the future and giving us a competitive edge.

We typically think about the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) in terms of the .CA Internet Domain.   CIRA is the organization given authority by the Government of Canada to act as the registry for the .CA Internet Domain and to provide professional registry services.  However, CIRA also has the responsibility to develop, carry out and support other Internet-related activities in Canada and to do things to attain all of these objectives.  Thus, it’s a wider scope than name registration.  While name registration is important, other factors also are becoming increasingly important for the Canadian Internet.  

The internet is becoming integral to how businesses and governments operate as well as how citizens of Canada interact with each other and with organizations.  In addition, a highly effective, functioning and open internet is critical to supporting the flow of open data and information needed to solve many of the challenges facing governments and citizens.  

As a platform for innovation and job creation in Canada, the stability, sovereignty and integrity of our Canadian Internet is critical for Canadian businesses to be able rely on it for their business needs and continue to invest in research and technology development that will keep us at the forefront of the internet frontier.

The internet is vastly different than it was when CIRA was created in 1998.  Back then, .ca name registration was the primary objective and other internet related issues were secondary.  Today it is imperative that the Canadian Internet be recognized as key infrastructure and as something that Canadians rely upon and are key stakeholders in.  To date, Canada has taken a largely “go with the flow” approach to how we operate our part of the Internet.  We’ve had a lot of success, but increasingly we are seeing challenges that we need to address to ensure continuing success.  Challenges include technical challenges such the deployment and adoption of of IPv6 and DNSSEC, integrity challenges such as corporate influence, and political challenges such as interference by foreign governments.  Meeting these challenges requires concerted effort by Canadians who are dedicated and passionate and also up to technical demands of the problems.  

For these reasons and others, I am a member of CIRA (any Canadian who owns a .CA domain name can apply for a CIRA membership).  Being a member enables me to have a say in how the Canadian Internet is run, as well as vote for the candidates that I believe are best able to meet our upcoming challenges in the Board of Directors elections.  

I will be voting for Kevin McArthur in the upcoming election.  Kevin has many skills and talents.  In this context, the ones that I see as critically important are that he understands the Internet, the technologies and what is at stake for us as Canadians; he is a successful business person, entrepreneur and innovator; he is a supportive and outspoken community leader; and he is passionate about what’s best for Canadians.  You can find out more about him here.

If you take a moment and think about how the internet has affected your life and your work, and how much you rely on it I hope you’ll agree that it’s worth your time to take part in this election.  I invite you to register with CIRA, become a member and cast your vote.

66 comments:

Unknown said...

I like your post ,now I must complete my research for my paper.

Finance Dissertation Services

for ict 99 said...

Great Article
Final Year Project Domains for CSE
Project Centers in Chennai





JavaScript Training in Chennai
JavaScript Training in Chennai

Aruna Ram said...

Actually, recently see this blog! This is very great and very impressed. Thank you for giving the different post.
Oracle DBA Training in Chennai
Oracle DBA Course in Chennai
Spark Training in Chennai
Pega Training in Chennai
Social Media Marketing Courses in Chennai
Primavera Training in Chennai
Unix Training in Chennai
Power BI Training in Chennai
Tableau Training in Chennai

akshaya said...

I would definitely thank the admin of this blog for sharing this information with us. Waiting for more updates from this blog admin.
Salesforce Course in Chennai
salesforce training institute in chennai
Angularjs Course in Chennai
Ethical Hacking Course in Chennai
Tally Course in Chennai
Salesforce Training in Chennai
Salesforce Training

Ram Niwas said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
Ravi said...


You write this post very carefully I think, which is easily understand to me. Not only this, other post is also good. As a newbie this info is really helpful for me. Thanks to you.
Tally Training in Chennai
Tally ERP 9 Training
tally classes
Tally Training institute in Chennai
Tally course in Chennai

Ravi said...


This content of information has
helped me a lot. It is very well explained and easy to understand.
seo training classes
seo training course
seo training institute in chennai
seo training institutes
seo courses in chennai
seo institutes in chennai
seo classes in chennai
seo training center in chennai

w3webschool said...

I feel satisfied to read your blog, you have been delivering a useful & unique information to our vision.keep blogging.
Digital Marketing Course In Kolkata
Web Design Course In Kolkata

surya said...

Such a very useful article. Very interesting to read this article.I would like to thank you for the efforts you had made for writing this awesome article.
angular js training in chennai

angular js online training in chennai

angular js training in bangalore

angular js training in hyderabad

angular js training in coimbatore

angular js training

angular js online training

Data Science Training in Bangalore said...

With so many books and articles appearing to usher in the field of making money online and further confusing the reader on the real way to make money.

Business Analytics Course in Bangalore

Data Analytics Course said...

I bookmarked your website because this site contains valuable information. I am very satisfied with the quality and the presentation of the articles. Thank you so much for saving great things. I am very grateful for this site.

Data Analytics Course in Bangalore

Cho co said...

This group will naturally embrace the new training they will soon receive, and will demonstrate to others in your company the results that can be achieved with the right development. Salesforce training in Hyderabad

jegan said...

wonderful article contains lot of valuable information. Very interesting to read this article.I would like to thank you for the efforts you had made for writing this awesome article.
This article resolved my all queries.good luck an best wishes to the team members.learn digital marketing use these following link
Digital Marketing Course in Chennai

Maradona Jons said...

บาคาร่า
คาสิโนออนไลน์
ufabet
ufa
เว็บบอล

Maradona Jons said...

เว็บแทงบอล
ufabet
ufa
พวงหรีด
โควิด

Maradona Jons said...

เราคือผู้นำด้านเกมพนันออนไลน์ Major168 เราคือผู้ให้บริการ คาสิโนออนไลน์ ที่ได้รับรองว่าดีที่สุดในประเทศไทย มีค่ายเกมส์ให้เล่นมากมาย Sagaming, Sexy bacarat, Dreamgame, Ebet, Wm casino, Vivo gaming ไม่ผ่านเอเย่นต์ ระบบปลอดภัยมีทีมงานดูแลตลอด 24ชม.

SAGAME88 แหล่งรวมเกมส์พนันออนไลน์ คาสิโนสด บาคาร่า กำถั่ว คาสิโนออนไลน์ ไฮโล รูเล็ต รับเครดิตฟรีเล่นได้ทุกเกมส์ โบนัสสมาชิกใหม่เพียบ พร้อมระบบฝากถอนออโต้ 10วิ เรามีทุกค่ายเกมส์ให้คุณเลือกเดิมพัน SA Game Sexy bacarat Dreamgame WM Casino VIVO Gaming Ebet เล่นได้ทุกเกมส์

Our website ufabet provides betting services in the system of Auto Deposit-Withdrawal. Our members are not only in Thailand. Online football betting UEFA Bet market And this makes a guarantee that Ufabet168 is another reliable football betting website

ufa through the website UFABET1688 a web gambling online , one that integrated all the bets from online casinos , online casino , online , and also have a game a lot more to be chosen to play such games.

Maradona Jons said...

อีกทั้งเรายังให้บริการ เกมสล็อต ยิงปลา แทงบอลออนไลน์ รองรับทุกการใช้งานในอุปกรณ์ต่าง ๆ HTML5 คอมพิวเตอร์ แท็บเล็ต สมาทโฟน คาสิโนออนไลน์ และมือถือทุกรุ่น เล่นได้ตลอด 24ชม. ไม่ต้อง Downloads เกมส์ให้ยุ่งยาก ด้วยระบบที่เสถียรที่สุดในประเทศไทย

Maradona Jons said...

หาคุณกำลังหาเกมส์ออนไลน์ที่สามารถสร้างรายได้ให้กับคุณ เรามีเกมส์แนะนำ เกมยิงปลา รูปแบบใหม่เล่นง่ายบนมือถือ คาสิโนออนไลน์ บนคอม เล่นได้ทุกอุปกรณ์รองรับทุกเครื่องมือ มีให้เลือกเล่นหลายเกมส์ เล่นได้ทั่วโลกเพราะนี้คือเกมส์ออนไลน์แบบใหม่ เกมยิงปลา

Marty Sockolov said...

Online lottery is an alternative to play the lottery in an amount that is not too much. Compared to buying a lottery ticket in the amount of almost 100 baht in playing a lottery once Starting at only 10 baht, play for fun. In addition, สมัคร ufabet website is also open to bet 24 hours a day. Anyone who has never played, has never bet, is a beginner. There is also a manual that explains in detail from the start. Easy to understand Start playing now Wherever you get stuck, you can always contact the staff as well.

Data Science Training in Bangalore said...

I really enjoyed reading your blog. It was very well written and easy to understand. Unlike other blogs that I have read which are actually not very good. Thank you so much!

Data Science Training in Bangalore

Digital Marketing Training in Bangalore said...

Really wonderful blog completely enjoyed reading and learning to gain vast knowledge. Eventually, this blog helps in developing certain skills which in turn helpful in implementing those skills. Thanking the blogger for delivering such beautiful content and keep posting the contents in the upcoming days.

Digital Marketing Training in Bangalore

Artificial Intelligence Training in Bangalore said...

I will very much appreciate the writer's choice for choosing this excellent article suitable for my topic. Here is a detailed description of the topic of the article that helped me the most.

Artificial Intelligence Training in Bangalore

Machine Learning Course in Bangalore said...

The Extraordinary blog went amazed with the content that they have developed in a very descriptive manner. This type of content surely ensures the participants explore themselves. Hope you deliver the same near the future as well. Gratitude to the blogger for the efforts.

Machine Learning Course in Bangalore

Marty Sockolov said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
Marty Sockolov said...

Baccarat is money making plus it's spectacular availability. Optimal In your case it's being sold that you'll find pretty fascinating alternatives. And that is regarded as something that's very different And it's really a little something that's very happy to hit with Likely the most excellent, too, is a very positive choice. Furthermore, it's a really fascinating solution. It's the simplest way which could earn money. Superbly prepar The number of best-earning baccarat is the accessibility of making the most cash. Almost as possible is very ideal for you An alternative which may be guaranteed. To a wide variety of performance and supply And see outstanding benefits as well.บาคาร่า
ufa
ufabet
แทงบอล
แทงบอล
แทงบอล

Maradona Jons said...

ได้โดยที่จะทำให้คุณนั้นสามารถสร้างกำไรจากการเล่นเกมส์เดิมพันออนไลน์ได้เราแนะนำเกมส์ชนิดนี้ให้คุณได้รู้จักก็เพราะว่าเชื่อว่าทุกคนนั้นจะต้องรู้วิธีการเล่นและวิธีการเอาชนะเกมม สล็อต าแทบทุกคนเพราะเราเคยเล่นกันมาตั้งแต่เด็กเด็กหาคุณได้เล่นเกมส์คาสิโนออนไลน์ที่คุณนั้นคุ้นเคยหรือจะเป็นสิ่งที่จะทำให้คุณสามารถที่จะได้กำไรจากการเล่นเกมได้มากกว่าที่คุณไปเล่นเกมส์คาสิโนออนไลน์ที่คุณนั้นไม่เคยเล่นมาก่อนและไม่คุ้นเคย เราจึงคิดว่าเกมส์ชนิดนี้เป็นเกมส์ที่น่าสนใจมากๆที่เราอยากจะมาแนะนำให้ทุกคนได้รู้จักและได้ใช้บริการ

UFABET1688 said...

I like your blogs, they are authentic and full of useful materials. Good job, Impressive work, Keep it up. ufabet168

thomas said...

If the culprit is inactivity, that's easier to fix than a delinquent account or a shopping binge that created high balances and a lower credit score. When you call your issuer, be sure you can address the cause of the cancellation.

fishyfacts4u.com
fishyfacts4u.com
fishyfacts4u.com
fishyfacts4u.com
fishyfacts4u.com
fishyfacts4u.com
fishyfacts4u.com
fishyfacts4u.com
fishyfacts4u.com
fishyfacts4u.com

thomas said...

As usual, the free option will limit you to a subdomain, but where Carrd really stands out is the paid upgrades, you can go pro for only $19 per year.

emagazinehub.com
emagazinehub.com
emagazinehub.com
emagazinehub.com
emagazinehub.com
emagazinehub.com
emagazinehub.com
emagazinehub.com
emagazinehub.com
emagazinehub.com

thomas said...

Returned payment fees are typically about $35 for business credit cards. Keep in mind that if a returned payment delays your card payment enough to make it late, you will also be charged a late fee.

inewshunter.com
inewshunter.com
inewshunter.com
inewshunter.com
inewshunter.com
inewshunter.com
inewshunter.com
inewshunter.com
inewshunter.com
inewshunter.com

thomas said...

The government offers valuable tax credits to offset the cost of higher education. The American opportunity tax credit can be claimed for the first four years of college and provides a maximum credit of $2,500 per student per year.

juicyfactor.com
juicyfactor.com
juicyfactor.com
juicyfactor.com
juicyfactor.com
juicyfactor.com
juicyfactor.com
juicyfactor.com
juicyfactor.com
juicyfactor.com

thomas said...

Retirees receiving Social Security benefits also get hit with a marriage penalty. Single taxpayers may begin to pay taxes on a portion of their Social Security benefits once they have a combined income of $25,000. If there were no marriage penalty, couples wouldn't have to begin paying taxes until their combined income hit $50,000. However, in reality, a portion of Social Security benefits for married couples can be taxed as soon as their income reaches $32,000.

localnewsbuzz.com
localnewsbuzz.com
localnewsbuzz.com
localnewsbuzz.com
localnewsbuzz.com
localnewsbuzz.com
localnewsbuzz.com
localnewsbuzz.com
localnewsbuzz.com
localnewsbuzz.com

Deekshitha said...

Informative blog
best digital marketing institute in hyderabad

Soft4u said...

very great eccommerce website for custom packaging boxes try now Kraft Handle Boxes

Deekshitha said...

Informative blog
ai training in hyderabad

Professional Course said...

It is late to find this act. At least one should be familiar with the fact that such events exist. I agree with your blog and will come back to inspect it further in the future, so keep your performance going.

Digital Marketing Training in Bangalore

Training Institute said...

A good blog always contains new and exciting information, and reading it I feel like this blog really has all of these qualities that make it a blog.

Artificial Intelligence Training in Bangalore

Machine Learning Course in BLR said...

Happy to chat on your blog, I feel like I can't wait to read more reliable posts and think we all want to thank many blog posts to share with us.

Machine Learning Course in Bangalore

Data Science Training in BLR said...

I wanted to leave a little comment to support you and wish you the best of luck. We wish you the best of luck in all of your blogging endeavors.

Data Science Training in Bangalore

Deekshitha said...

Informative blog
Cloud Computing in hyderabad

Edison hope said...

Wow, this is lovely reading.I'm glad I found it and got to read it. Great job on this content. I liked it a lot. Thanks for the great and unique info. Yes, Turkey transit visa for US citizens of the United States traveling to Turkey will require an e-visa. All citizens have to complete the requested documents, go through the application process and pay the fee.

John P. Ketchum said...

Another reason why many people hire us is that our bodyguards are trustworthy, reliable, and dependable. Our bodyguards will always be available, and you can depend on them. They are reliable, making them worthy of your trust.close protection

Tom said...

Thank you for this amazing post.. Wish to travel to Azerbaijan for business and tourism purpose then apply for Azerbaijan visa online. That offers you fast and very secure process.

Bespoke Boxes UK said...

Custom Packaging Boxes is one of the Best Packaging Printing Solution for Custom Boxes that fit your budget.Elongated box perfumes

Howell Daniel said...

The world has become bodyguard company
an unsafe place, especially for those who are having public value, political importance and a good amount of net worth.

traininginstitute said...

This is really very nice post you shared, i like the post, thanks for sharing..
data scientist certification malaysia

Bespoke Boxes UK said...

Our bespoke Leather Goods Manufacturers service can be either a full ex-factory production option for your own-label bag and accessory requirements or a cut-measure-trim option for customers who want to use their own materials.Leather Goods Manufacturers

Tom said...

Nice article thank you for this. Check the kenya visa requirements before you apply for the Kenya visa through online visa application. The e visa application offers the fast visa services. Thank you

Professional Course said...

A good blog always contains new and exciting information, and reading it I feel like this blog really has all of these qualities that make it a blog.

IoT Training Institute in Bangalore

Professional Course said...

Good blog and absolutely exceptional. You can do a lot better, but I still say it's perfect. Keep doing your best.

Data Science Training in Nagpur

Jack allison said...

It's such meaningful content. So nice words you are saying . I feel so glad to read it. I suggest that people read it once. it's really helpful also check out how to apply on Indian business visa application for the foreigners who want to visit in India to the purpose of business meeting, startup, seminar , sale/purchase etc.

Albert said...

This article is really very helpful for me and I really appreciate you for sharing it with me…..Indian tourist visa Online that allows foreign visitors to come to India.

Howell Daniel said...

کرج آپارتمان فروشی، خرید و فروش خانه و آپارتمان در فردیس، کمال‌شهر، نظرآباد، محمدشهر، ماهدشت، مشکین‌دشت، چهارباغ، شهر جدید هشتگرد، اشتهارد، گرمدره، گلسار، کوهسار، تنکمان، طالقان، آسارا، خرید و فروش آپارتمان و خانه کلنگی و نوساز
فروش آپارتمان کرج

Professional Course said...

very happy to find a good place for many here in the post, the writing is just great, thanks for the post.

Data Science Course in Ernakulam

Professional Course said...

Happy to chat on your blog, I feel like I can't wait to read more reliable posts and think we all want to thank many blog posts to share with us.

Data Science in Bangalore

Max said...

I love what you guys do too. Much clever work and reporting! Keep up the good work guys...US visa for Turkish citizens, You can apply online via Turkish visa website.

jameslpina said...

Atoz Top News is another popular blog that provides tech-related information every day for internet users. It mainly covers articles and guides on technology, business, and culture, and it also publishes helpful information for the latest technology. It is highly recommended that you read and check out this site for the latest gadgets. The exciting thing is that it gets seven million monthly visitors and more than 10 million page views per month.

jacobalexander said...

I read this article, it is really informative. Your way of writing and clarifying things is very impressive...What Is a 5-Year Visit Visa? 5 year India visa is a tourist visa granted to foreign nationals who wish to come to India for continuous visits, which is valid for 5 years. Apply e tourist visa for 5 years 2022 online via India evisa website.

pgslotgame said...

ประโยชน์ ของการ เล่นพนันนอนไลน์ เป็นหนทางสร้างอาชีพเสริมที่ง่ายรวมทั้งทำเงินได้จริง อย่างที่พวกเราได้บอกไปแล้วว่าการเล่นพนันออนไลน์บนเว็บไซต์นั้น pg slot สามารถเป็นวิถีทางหารายได้เสริม

Professional Course said...

Very useful message. This is my first time visiting here. I found a lot of interesting things on your blog, especially your discussion. It really is a great article. Keep on going.

Data Analytics Course in Ernakulam

Professional Course said...

Learn the fundamentals of Data Science and master the skills to handle epic amounts of data collected by organizations today. Gain expertise in organizing, analyzing, and transforming data to uncover its hidden power. Drive your career forward with a Data Science course in Bangalore and learn to uncover insights to present critical findings using visualization tools. Not only this, avail the best-in-class content delivered by stellar faculty who use a blended approach of theory as well as practical knowledge to ensure all the concepts are crystal clear.

Best Data Science Institute in Bangalore

betflix789 said...

สามารถกำเงินหลักร้อย มาลงทุนกับเว็บ betflix ไม่ควรตั้งความหวัง ว่าจะชนะเกม สล็อต-สำหรับคนทุนน้อย

pg betflix said...

สำหรับการเล่นเกมส์ สล็อตออนไลน์ การพนัน และ เกมส์การพนัน ที่กำลังได้รับความนิยม betflix เป็นอย่างมาก

betflix999 said...

นับเป็นความภูมิใจของทางทีมงาน betflix999 ที่ได้ค่ายเกมสล็อตออนไลน์อันดับ 1 ในปี 2021 อย่างPG slot มาเป็นพันธมิตร มีลูกค้าจำนวนมากถามถึง เครดิตฟรี 50 เกมสล็อตของค่ายนี้

Phuwadon said...

สมัครสมาชิกเล่นสล็อตออนไลน์ JOKER GAMING jokerslot.ninja รับสิทธิพิเศษมากมาย โดยเฉพาะโปรโมชั่น สำหรับสมาชิกใหม่อย่าง ฝาก 29 รับ 100 หรือรับโบนัส 70% สามารถเลือกรับได้ตามต้องการเลย.

mega game เครดิตฟรี said...

เว็บรวมเกม เมก้าเกม ที่ดีที่สุดในปี 2022 ที่มาพร้อมกับระบบ สล็อตทุกค่ายเกม easyslot เปิดให้บริการตลอด 24 ชั่วโมง