Internet to ITU: Stay Away from My Network

Internet to ITU: Stay Away from My Network: “The backbone of the ITU’s contention rests on the premise that something called the Next Generation Network and the contention that this network will act as one big bug fix for all the problems created by current inter-networking technology.

(Via Information Policy.)


umm, i think Ross fundamentally missed several issues here. it isn’t that ITU wants control and management, it is that someone will have to and no one is doing it now in any real sense, and if no one is doing it now, no one is going to do it in the future so instead of having a standard governance regime, internationally based, what we will have is thousands of feifdoms, it isn’t there yet, but it will be.