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Geoff Huston

Geoff is Chief Scientist at APNIC, where he undertakes research on Internet infrastructure, IP technologies, and address distribution policies. among other topics. He is widely regarded as the preeminent researcher on IPv4 exhaustion, and is routinely referenced by international agencies and frequently quoted by the ICT media.


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Thoughts on IETF 98

By on 11 Apr 2017

Geoff Huston shares his impressions from IETF 98 Working Groups and sessions, including DNSOPS, Homenet, IPv6, QUIC and Multi-Path TCP.

Look up!

By on 5 Apr 2017

Geoff Huston examines the potential of new satellite Internet projects that promise to offer high-speed, low-cost Internet services to rival fibre.

The Root of the DNS

By on 15 Feb 2017

Geoff discusses how the DNS and root servers function and provides some suggestions for the infrastructure to continue to be robust, scalable and accurate..

NANOG 69: IoT and Security?

By on 14 Feb 2017

Peering trends, traffic policing and the security issues with the Internet of (Maliciously Stupid Trash) Things among the topics of discussion at NANOG 69.

BGP in 2016

By on 27 Jan 2017

Geoff Huston analyses BGP trends for 2016 and offers his predictions for IPv4 and IPv6 BGP tables sizes for the next five years.

Let’s Encrypt with DANE

By on 6 Jan 2017

Domain Name certificates used to be expensive. In this post, I’ll walk through the process of setting up good, inexpensive and accessible DNS security using several public tools.


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