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2017-07-21 Print

Mumbai IX hosted 1st Mumbai Networker's meet in partnership with ICANN

Mumbai IX organized a 1st training session on DNSSEC and KSK rollover in India in partnership with ICANN in order to discuss policy aspects of DNS security.This meet included distinguished speakers from ICANN along with multiple participants from Networking Domain


Mumbai Internet Exchange Hosted a training session on 8th July 2017 on “DNS Security and Root Zone DNSSEC Key Signing Key (KSK) Rollover” in partnership with ICANN at Mumbai office. This was a technical session on DNSSEC/KSK followed by a round table discussion on the policy aspects of DNS Security.
This event was hosted by Mumbai IX, ICANN and co-hosted by Web Werks, ISP Circle & India E Club who were also participants in the event.

This event started with the welcome speech by Nikhil Rathi CEO, Web Werks Data centers. This event included the sessions on DNS Security and KSK rollover in India by distinguished speakers from ICANN. Mr.Samiran Gupta, Head of India for ICANN gave the Introduction to ICANN and role played in India and Mr. Champika Wijayatunga, ICANN’s Regional Security, Stability and Resiliency (SSR) Engagement Manager for the Asia Pacific who covered the training on DNS Route Zone and KSK Rollover and Mr. Nikhil Rathi who discussed about his 21Years of Entrepreneurship and the changes he has seen in IT Infrastructure Industry with respect to security.

Mr. Nikhil Rathi, the CEO, Web Werks Datacenters, said, “We were very excited by the amazing response we received for the event. This platform was enlightened with the presence of networking professionals, technical students, and international guests.

Mr. Vivin Varghese Meleadan, Chief Strategic Officer, Mumbai IX, mentioned that he is very grateful to ICANN for working with Mumbai IX for community development activities as this event provided great opportunities to networking professionals and IT Decision makers in making networking decisions.

About Host

Mumbai Internet Exchange

Mumbai Internet Exchange is India's Largest Internet Exchange which allows content players and ISP's to peer with others at a common point to improve network latency and save bandwidth. Mumbai IX currently helps 61 networks by peering them with different content networks and working on ways to work with many other ISP’s for bringing a change to Indian Internet Ecosystem. The Peering participants include CDN Players, DNS Root Servers, Content Providers, Video Streaming Services, Social Media, Internet Service Providers etc. Peering makes the Internet more affordable and faster for the end user as well as for the service provider

Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ( ICANN )
(ICANN) is a nonprofit organization responsible for coordinating the maintenance and procedures of several databases related to the name spaces of the Internet, ensuring the network’s stable and secure operation.

Knowledge Partners

Web Werks

Web Werks is an India-based Tier IV data center service provider with 5 carrier-neutral data centers in India and USA. Started in 1996, Web Werks has served several Fortune 500 companies with successful projects in the areas of Web Hosting, VPS Hosting, Colocation Services, Dedicated Servers, Cloud Platform, and Disaster Recovery Services.

India E Club

IEC is a start-up eco system based in Mumbai, India having its operations in 15+ cities. Since its inception in 2015, we have been connected to the eco system very strongly with 15000+ Entrepreneurs across the country which comprises of Aspiring, start-ups, Mid level Entrepreneurs, Angel Investors & VC’s.

Mumbai Internet Exchange
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Phone: 7506277576