The Canadian Internet Registration Authority helps Canadian communities measure and benchmark smart community efforts with new testing program
Ottawa, ON – September 15, 2016 – The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) announced the first two participants in its national program to support Canadian communities in measuring, assessing, and monitoring local Internet performance.
Ottawa, September 14, 2016 – Members of the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) community will begin casting their votes on September 22 for candidates in the Canadian Internet Registration Authority's (CIRA) 2016 Board of Directors election.
In advance of the vote, CIRA Members can learn more about the candidates and where they stand on issues of importance to Canada’s Internet.
Ottawa, August 25, 2016 - The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) invites CIRA Members to participate in the Board of Directors election by showing support for Member nominees. The Show of Support period begins today at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time and closes at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time on September 8, 2016.
.CA and Web Hosting Canada help Canadian athletes prep for Rio Olympics with new websites and awesome domain names
Ottawa, ON – August 5, 2016 - .CA, Canada's national domain name, and Web Hosting Canada, a Canadian provider of web solutions for small businesses, have partnered to help Canadian athletes ensure they are visible online in advance of the 2016 Rio Olympics and beyond.
Montréal, QC – August 3, 2016 – Researchers at McGill University have developed an innovative technology so Canadians living with vision loss can better navigate the world around them.
After successfully testing its Autour application in Montréal, and with funding from the Canadian Internet Registration Authority’s Community Investment Program, the McGill team has launched an expanded version of the app to include cities across Canada.
CIRA’s nomination committee selects candidates for the 2016 board of directors’ election; CIRA member applications open July 28
Ottawa, ON – July 21, 2016 – The Canadian Internet Registration Authority's (CIRA) nomination committee has selected six candidates from across Canada with a broad mix of experience and qualifications necessary for the management of the .CA domain.
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre protects network from cyberattacks with new DNS solution from CIRA
Toronto, ON – July 5, 2016 – Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre has deployed the CIRA D-Zone Anycast DNS solution, adding additional performance and security to the hospital’s mission-critical Internet infrastructure.
Toronto, ON – June 29, 2016 – The power of Internet of things technology colliding with the energy of youth has created some amazing results in two Toronto schools in recent months.
Helsinki, FL – June 29, 2016 – Today at the global meeting of Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), The Internet Foundation In Sweden (IIS), operators of the .SE and .NU country code domains, and the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA), operators of the .CA domain, announced a deal to deliver secondary Anycast DNS services to the Swedish market.
Online privacy tool Access My Info now empowers Canadians to learn how dating and fitness apps use their data
Toronto, ON – June 21, 2016 – A revamped online tool called Access My Info is launching today and will help Canadians ask these questions directly of the companies they do business with, with the power of the law behind them.