Geoff Huston

Geoff Huston

Author & Chief Scientist at APNIC
Joined on September 6, 2003
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Geoff Huston holds a B.Sc. and a M.Sc. from the Australian National University. He has been closely involved with the development of the Internet for the past decade, particularly within Australia, where he was responsible for the initial build of the Internet within the Australian academic and research sector. Huston is currently the Chief Scientist in the Internet area for Telstra. He is also the Executive Director of the Internet Architecture Board, and is a member of the APNIC Executive Committee.

Geoff is also author of The ISP Survival Guide, ISBN 0-471-31499-4, Internet Performance Survival Guide: QoS Strategies for Multiservice Networks, ISBN 0471-378089, and coauthor of Quality of Service: Delivering QoS on the Internet and in Corporate Networks, ISBN 0-471- 24358-2, a collaboration with Paul Ferguson. All three books are published by John Wiley & Sons.

Topic Interests

IPv6Internet ProtocolIP AddressingSecurityMobileTelecomICANNRegional RegistriesInternet GovernancePolicy & RegulationDomain NamesDNSEnumVoIPDDoSSpamDNS SecurityMultilinguismTop-Level DomainsWirelessP2PPrivacyCybercrimeCyberattackRegistry ServicesAccess ProvidersWhite SpaceBroadbandNet NeutralityWebIPTVWhoisMalware

Recent Blogs

RIPE 71 Meeting Report

NANOG 65 Report

Thoughts on the Open Internet - Part 6: Final Thoughts

Thoughts on the Open Internet - Part 5: Security

Thoughts on the Open Internet - Part 4: Locality and Interdependence

Popular Posts

IPv6: Extinction, Evolution or Revolution?

Internationalizing the Internet

A Fundamental Look at DNSSEC, Deployment, and DNS Security Extensions

DNSSEC: Once More, With Feeling!

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