Those of you who attended the Life under Lockdown session will have seen the following timetable for IAA’s implementation of RPKI: Milestone When Metrics and reporting to members Now RS1 Upgrades 17th – 18th August, 2020 RS2 Upgrades 24th – 25th August, 2020 Route Server Automation (including AS – SET updates 1st September, 2020 Drop […]

Our latest round of switch upgrades has commenced, with SYD1 being the first. We will be migrating over from a single (full!) switch to a pair of X870 switches giving us ample room for growth and a newer, more reliable switch fabric. With two switches in place we will have better redundancy and terminate our […]

The Internet Association of Australia would like to invite all members to save the date for our 2020 Annual General Meeting. Date: Tuesday 8th September Time: 3.00pm AWST / 5.00pm AEST Location:  Zoom (Video Conference) We will be holding this year’s AGM online due to COVID-19 restrictions. Further details, including how to register, will be circulated to the voting contacts […]

The Internet Association of Australia (IAA) welcomes the long awaited release of the Independent National Security Legislation Monitor’s report into the Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment (Assistance and Access) Act 2018. IAA appreciates the considerable effort the INSLM has put into the review, including the time spent with IAA members discussing their concerns. “Internet service […]

IAA have completed the first round of inter-capital link upgrades, upgrading the SYD-BNE links from 10G to 40G (4 x 10G services) on two separate routes. This is part of an overall program of capacity expansion recently approved by the Board. The purpose of this work is to increase capacity nationwide and ensure physical path […]

IAA’s first online event, Life Under Lockdown: how my network survived the pandemic, was held on Tuesday, 23 June. In a lively discussion facilitated by our new CEO, we heard Aussie Broadband MD Phil Britt, Vocus IP Engineer Brett O’Hara, and Field Solutions Group CTO David Hooton talk about the network and operational changes they […]

What a tremendous welcome I’ve had to the Association, with many members and colleagues across the industry reaching out with their good wishes. Thank you to everyone who has made this first month so enjoyable – and productive. We have had our first online event and successfully supported NZIX in their AGM. We have also […]

The Committee of the New Zealand Internet Exchange Inc will be holding its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 17 June, from 5pm (NZST). Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions this year’s event will be conducted online, via Zoom (Video Conference). Being on the New Zealand Internet Exchange Committee is a great way to get involved and give […]

Many of you will have received notification already or may have seen recent articles in the media announcing the news that the Association has appointed Narelle Clark as its new Chief Executive Officer. Narelle had been contracting as General Manager for the Association since October 2019 and was successful in securing the CEO role after […]

IAA is kicking off its online event series with a look at how the internet has been performing during the global pandemic. Join us for the panel session “Life Under Lockdown: how my network survived the pandemic” where we will discuss how providers have handled the impact of COVID-19. Date: 23 June Time: 1700 AEST […]