Public Domain

Byron Holland's perspective on the Internet and domain space.

Byron Holland is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA)

Public Domain

Crowdsourcing data to improve Internet performance in Canada

April 28, 2016
In May 2015 CIRA launched the .CA Internet Performance Test (IPT), an online tool to measure how Canadians experience Internet speed and quality.

Why watching online video in Canada sucks

February 9, 2016
Hockey, bilingualism, maple syrup, snow – all generally accepted as part of the Canadian experience. I’d like to add one more – jitter. 

Telus helps bring the modern Internet to Canada with IPv6

January 22, 2016
It seems that everyone is talking about the Internet of Things (IoT) lately. At the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the IoT was the hot topic, with dozens of organizations championing the promise of a truly inter-connected world.

The .CA Community Investment Program: building a better online Canada

January 19, 2016
The skills Canadian kids will need to succeed in the 21st century economy are very different from those their parents learned in school. The increasingly global and increasingly digital economy demands a workforce that is able to adeptly navigate the online world, be comfortable with the rapid pace of change in the technology sphere, and have more than a basic understanding of code. That’s why I believe organizations like those that help kids learn to code are so important.