[technology taskforce] ICANN blog: Fire on Cargo Ship Affects IT Equipment Bound for ICANN57 Hyderabad
jason.hynds at partsinc.biz
Mon Oct 3 16:04:19 UTC 2016
Thanks for the share Dev. Have to re-evaluate some remote hub plans
then. Tough to lose equipment, seemed quite flammable from the report.
Major concern on the CDN issue and if/how it could affect the quality of
the remote participation. It is applicable. Is there more technical
information with respect to this?
On 10/3/2016 11:37 AM, Dev Anand Teelucksingh wrote:
> "However, two services will not be available as a result of the fire:
> Interactive Remote hubs. Remote video hub operations have provided
> live broadcasting of participants from preapproved locations into
> select Main Hall sessions. Due to the complicated matrix-style setup
> and equipment needed to provide this service in multiple languages,
> ICANN cannot provide this service in time for ICANN57. Remote
> participation in sessions is not affected.
> Content Delivery Network (CDN) service. Provided by Akamai, CDN
> servers host content from thousands of companies on a local server,
> which significantly improves response time of downloads and updates
> for participants. Without the CDN service, you will still have
> Internet access, but might notice slower response times for select
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