CANARIE’s New Staff Expected to Drive Leading-Edge Network Evolution

CANARIE, Canada'€™s Advanced Research and Innovation Network, announced on May 27 the appointment of Jim Ghadbane as Interim Chief Technology Officer, and Anne Bennett as Project Manager. Ghadbane and Bennett will contribute to CANARIE'€™s key activities, including the enhancement of IPv6 capabilities as well as CANARIE'€™s partnership with the Canadian University Council of Chief Information Officers, which will see the continued development of the Canadian Access Federation.

'€œThese changes provide focus within CANARIE on the evolution of the network architecture to allow for leadership in next generation networking technologies, which are a key requirement in support of advanced research within Canada,'€ notes Dr. Mark Whitmore, Chair of the Board of CANARIE.

To read the full CANARIE press release, click here.