- March 1999 Standards Framework a reference point for future domestic and international standards work
- Establishment of Canadian Internet Registry Authority to manage .ca domain
- Public/private sector partnerships developing next-generation network
Strengthening Information Infrastructure
To ensure a robust and leading-edge information infrastructure:
- we are building the next generation network in partnership with the private sector --- CANARIE, which I mentioned earlier, will be the world=s fastest, first all-optical research network (CA*net-3); and
- at home and abroad, we are active in developing standards for open networks.