ARIN gets a new CEO - kinda
ARIN (American Registry for Internet Numbers) the
organization that is tasked with allocating IP address in the US and
Canada for both IPv4 and IPv6, is getting new leadership today. Well officially at least they are.
ARIN has named
"John is the perfect person for the job. His unparalleled knowledge of
ARIN and the Internet industry, along with his extensive business
experience is the best possible combination to allow ARIN to meet the
changing needs of the Internet community," said
Chairman of ARIN's Board of Trustees in statement. "We are excited that he has
agreed to come aboard full time to lead the organization and direct
ARIN's important registry, educational and policy initiatives during
this critical time for the industry."