Presentations

We aim to collate all presentations given by the NZRS team into this page, for easy reference.  If you know of a presentation that we have given that is not on this page then please let us know.

All of our presentations are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 New Zealand License.

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16/3/17

At ICANN58 in Copenhagen, Jay Daley in collarboration with Ed Lewis (ICANN) and Jonathan Zuck (GNSO) ran one of the new High Interest Topic sessions on the subject of "Towards a Data Driven ICANN".  This session included two presentations with slides, one from Jay and one from Ed, both in this slide pack.

13/3/17

An update on Domain Analytics presented by Jay Daley to TechDay at ICANN58 in Copenhagen.  Includes screen shots of product in development, new branding and feedback from registrars.

27/1/17

A lightning talk presenting the most important data points collected by the .nz zone scan during the last 3 years. Presented by Sebastian Castro at NZNOG 2017 in Tauranga.

26/1/17

Update on NZRS efforts to map New Zealand Internet topology, comparing the view of the Internet from September 2016 to January 2017, changes observed at the Internet Exchanges and major providers. Presented by Sebastian Castro at NZNOG 2017 in Tauranga.

27/10/16

From data collected at the authoritative side and with machine learning algorithms in our side, we embark in the effort to see if we can identify traffic patterns matching known resolver addresses. Work prepared by Jing Qiao, presented by Sebastian Castro at the DNS-WG during RIPE 73 in Madrid, Spain.

25/10/16

Using all available RIPE Atlas probes in a country, and carefully selecting a list of interesting Internet destinations, we can map the Internet topology of a country. This presentation showcased the structure of the Internet in Spain and New Zealand, drawing some comparison between the countries. Presented by Sebastian Castro at the MAT-WG during RIPE 73 in Madrid, Spain.

20/10/16

A presentation in Spanish showing the state of Big Data for network operators and how it can benefit their operational efforts. Presented at the GORE/ESNOG 18 by Sebastian Castro in Madrid, Spain.

20/10/16

A presentation in Spanish detailing a methodology, an interactive visualization and some high level datapoints of the structure of the Internet in Spain as observed from the RIPE Atlas probes in the country. Presented by Sebastian Castro at GORE/ESNOG 18 in Madrid, Spain.

16/10/16

From data collected at the authoritative side and with machine learning algorithms in our side, we embark in the effort to see if we can identify traffic patterns matching known resolver addresses. Work done by Jing Qiao, presented by Sebastian Castro at the DNS-OARC 25 workshop in Dallas, TX.

16/10/16

A lightning talk about forensic digging into DNS data to understand when and why the Internet went crazy querying for the same record again and again. Presented by Sebastian Castro at the DNS-OARC 25 workshop in Dallas, TX.

25/7/16

The public report on the 2016 .nz Registrant Survey.

29/6/16

Full explanation of our recently signed Memorandum of Understanding with the NZ Government on the management of .nz.  Presented by Jay Daley to the ccNSO legal session at ICANN Helsinki.

27/6/16

Update for technical people on the .nz Registrar Portal.  Included a live demo using fake data, which is not reproduced in the slides.  Presented by Jay Daley to TechDay at ICANN Helsink.

26/6/16

The importance of data in the ICANN ecosystem.  Presented by Jay Daley at ICANN Helsinki to a small group of ICANN board members and registries heavily involved in data.

19/5/16

Big Data session for ccTLDs members of CENTR, with a introduction of the current state of Big Data technologies and potential uses for ccTLD managers. Presented by Sebastian Castro and Gautier Krings at the 8th CENTR Jamboree in Brussels. 

17/5/16

Sebastian Castro presented a progress report on the Domain Popularity Index using DNS data, at the 8th CENTR R&D Workshop in Brussels.

24/2/16

Presented by Sebastian Castro during the Asia Pacific IPv6 Measurement BoF, APRICOT 69, Auckland, NZ

23/2/16

Presented by Sebastian Castro at the Network Measurements session during APRICOT 69, Auckland, NZ.

18/2/16

Presented by Sebastian Castro during the APTLD meeting in Auckland, NZ

5/2/16

Sebastian Castro presents about our efforts to map Internet Topology in New Zealand using the RIPE Atlas probe network. Presented at the New Zealand Internet Research Forum 2016, Auckland.

16/11/15

Update on the Registrar Portal. Presented by Jay Daley.  Video can be viewed here

16/11/15

Presented by Jamie Horrell at RIPE 69. Video available here

13/11/15

Update on the Registrar Portal. Presented by Heiko Wanning.  Video can be viewed here

12/11/15

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference by David Morrison providing an overiew of the marketing activity to date and plans for the future. Video can be viewed here

12/11/15

Technical update of plans for the RIK. Presented by Sean McCrindle.  The video can be viewed here

12/11/15

Presentation by Jana Maia of 3Months talking about amazing mobile experiences.  Video can be viewed here

12/11/15

Update from the Domain Name Commission on policy aspects of the .nz domain space. The video can be viewed here

12/11/15

Presentation of ideas about how NZRS can deliver deeper analytics about .nz domain names for registrars and registrants. Presented by Jay Daley.  Video can be viewed here

12/11/15

An overview of the changes that led up to the launch of registrations at the second level for .nz and some of the results since then. Presented by David Morrison. The video can be viewed here

12/11/15

Presentation by InternetNZ CE, Jordan Carter, providing an overview of InternetNZ activity. Video can be viewed here

12/11/15

Presentation of the results from the recently conducted Registrant and Reseller Researchconducted via Registrars. Presented by David Morrison. The video can be viewed here

12/11/15

Jamie Horrell from the NZRS Reseach Team presents some insights gleaned from looking at the data in the .nz registry. The video can be viewed here

12/11/15

A technical update of changes to the Shared Registry System for Release 7.  Presented by Taras Klish. The video can be viewed here

12/11/15

An overview of the NZRS Infrastrucutre stack.  Presented by Dane Foster. Video can be viewed here

12/11/15

Daniel Griggs presents of the monthly NZRS Zone Scan. The video can be viewed here

20/10/15

Introducing the National Broadband Map to the ccNSO meeeting at ICANN 54 in Dublin 2015.  This was presented from the point of view of ccTLDs looking at service development.  Presented by Jay Daley.

19/10/15

Introducing the Internet Data Portal (https://idp.nz) to the ICANN TechDay at the Dublin 2015 meeting.  Presentation by Jay Daley.

19/10/15

Sebastian Castro presents about two of our efforts: Running a monthly zone scan, and sharing some of the results using an Open Data Portal, IDP.nz. Presented at the DNS-OARC Montreal 2015 Workshop.

26/8/15

Presentation by Jamie Horrell, Research and Data Analyst at NZRS Ltd, where he describes the work behind the NZ National Broadband Map. Presented at AusNOG 2015.

30/7/15

Presentation to 2015 InternetNZ AGM on the performance of NZRS over the previous year.

10/6/15

Presentation to the CENTR community of european country code registries (ccTLDs), describing the process and outcomes related to the launch of registrations at the second level for .nz.

28/5/15

Sebastian Castro invited as Guest Lecturer for the Advanced Networking Course for the Network Engineering program at Victoria University in Wellington. This first presentation covers the fundamentals of Network Measurement.

28/5/15

Sebastian Castro invited as Guest Lecturer for the Advanced Networking Course for the Network Engineering program at Victoria University in Wellington. This second presentation covers initiative for Network Measurement around the World, interesting datasets, motivation and common pitfalls.

28/5/15

Sebastian Castro presented this Proof of Concept to elaborate a popularity rankig for domain names by mining DNS data. Presented at the DNS-OARC Workshop in Amsterdam, May 2015.

9/2/15

Aaron Craig describes his efforts to analyze the 2.5 years of DNS data stored by NZRS, and use them to detect popularity of domain names, and botnet activity. New Zealand Internet Research Forum 2015.

9/2/15

Sebastian Castro presents about NZRS efforts to map the Internet in New Zealand using two different data sources: a combined BGP view from the NZ IXPs and international peers, and by IP topology. New Zealand Internet Research Forum 2015.

9/12/14

An introduction to RPKI in fifteen minutes covering route hijacking and how RPKI helps mitigate against that.  Given to NZITF.

17/11/14

Presentation of the soon to be released Registrar Portal. Presented by Hiria Te Rangi (Project Manager), Lee Penkman (Developer).  Video of the presentation can be seen here.

14/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference providing an overview the NZRS NTP Server infrastructure.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Presentation by Josh Simpson, Systems Administrator

14/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference providing an summary of registry statistics from the research team.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Presentation by Jamie Horrell, Data Specialist, NZRS

13/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference about the .nz Zone and Web Scans undertaken as part of NZRS research in the .nz domain space.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Presentation by Sebastian Castro, Technical Research Manager, NZRS

13/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference providing a DIA persepective about the process and reasons for implementng DNSSEC for the .govt.nz moderated domain space.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Q & A Session can be viewed here.  Presentation by Jason Kiss, Senior Advisor - Digital Engagement, DIA

13/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference providing a Registrar persepective about the process and challenges for implementng DNSSEC for the .govt.nz moderated domain space.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Q & A Session can be viewed here. Presentation by Mark Goldfinch, Systems Team Leader, Modica Group

13/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference about the evolution of DNSSEC and DANE .  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Presentation by Sebastian Castro, Technical Research Manager, NZRS

13/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference providing an overview of Internet NZ and its role in the New Zealand Internet community.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Presentation by Andrew Cushen, Work Programme Director, Internet NZ

13/11/14

Panel session about new gTLDs at the 2014 Registrar Conference.  Panelists were Lee Miller (Voyager Group), Maria Brosnan (FreeParking) and Glenn Thompson (Domainz). Session was facilitated by Jay Daley, CEO, NZRS.  The session can be viewed here.

13/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference providing a technical update of changes and  proposed changes within the Registry.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Presentation by Dave Baker, CTO, NZRS

13/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference providing some detail about the outage that occured during the second level launch.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Presentation by Taras Klish, Senior Developer, NZRS

13/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference about how the registry protects its systems and discussion about what regsitrars can do.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Presentation by Dane Foster, Senior System Administrator, NZRS

12/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference providing an summary of the recent .nz research conducted by Colmar Brunton.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Presentation by David Morrison, CMO, NZRS

12/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference by the Barry Brailey, Manager - Security Policy, DNC.  Topic was an overview of DNC Policy changes and possible areas for change.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here. 

12/11/14

Discussion at the 2014 Registrar Conference by the Domain Name Commissioner, Debbie Monahan.  Topic was that of resellers and the extent to which .nz policy should encompass them.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here. 

12/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference on Human Centred Design.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Presentation by Kelly Ann McKercher, User Experience Designer, PWC.

12/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference providing an analysis of the shape of the .nz domain name market.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Presentation by David Morrison, CMO, NZRS

12/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference providing an update on marketing activities relating to the .nz domain name space.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Presentation by David Morrison, CMO, NZRS

12/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference providing an overview of the launch of registrations at the second level for .nz domain names from the persepective of the Domain Name Commission.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Q & A Session can be viewed here. Presentation by Steven Heath, Manager, Legal Policy, Domain Name Commission

12/11/14

Presentation at the 2014 Registrar Conference providing an overview of the launch of registrations at the second level for .nz domain names.  Video of the presentation can be viewed here.  Q & A Session can be viewed here. Presentation by Hiria Te Rangi, Project Manager, NZRS

29/7/14

A basic introduction to Network Neutrality presented to a small group of MPs in the Beehive as one of three presentations by NZ Rise.  Delivered in just five minutes and so it makes extensive use of images that were then spoken to.

11/5/14

Presentation submitted to the DNS-OARC Spring Workshop. This presentations covers the process NZRS went through to build their own Hadoop Cluster, and potential exploration of DNS data you can do.

26/3/14

Presentation to the ccNSO meeting at ICANN 49 in Singapore that provides a full overview of our marketing activities from inception throught to current campaigns.  Be warned, this was written and delivered by the CE not the CMO.

26/3/14

A hastily put together presentation during ICANN 49 Singapore showing the text of the NTIA announcement on the future of IANA and the various structural options.  Presented as the intro to a panel on Internet Governance during the ccNSO meeting.

31/1/14

Lightning talk presented during NZNOG'14 in Nelson, about setting up a DNSSEC validating resolver for the conference using a Raspberry Pi.

31/1/14

Lighting talk presented at NZNOG'14 in Nelson, about NZRS efforts around a zone scan: fetching information for all .nz domain names for research and technical hygiene. 

14/11/13

Registrar Conference 2013 - DNCL Update. Presented by Barry Brailey

14/11/13

Registrar Conference 2013 - DNSSEC. Presented by Sebastian Castro.

14/11/13

Registrar Conference 2013 - Love the Data. Presented by David Morrison and Sebastian Castro

14/11/13

Registrar Conference 2013 - Market Research. Presented by David Morrison

14/11/13

Registrar Conference 2013 - Social Engineering.  Presented by Mark Piper, Insomnia

14/11/13

Registrar Conference 2013 - The value of design. Presented by Bob Medcalf, Op101.

1/11/13

A formal approach to risk is the foundation to reliable and secure operations - the only way to do it.  Includes a basic introduction to risk; the characteristics of particular threats that concern us and some illustrations of those using the open resolvers example; the NZRS strategies for mitigation; and what a BCP is why we need one.  Presented to ISIG Wellington in October 2013.

8/7/13

Presentation to 2013 InternetNZ AGM on the performance of NZRS over the previous year.

10/5/13

Presentation on the dangers of open recursive resolvers with illustrative diagrams.  Also looks at the mitigations available to limit their misuse for denial of service attacks and the history of the development of those mitigations.  Presented to InternetNZ Council during their May 2013 meeting.

10/4/13

Update on the state of DNSSEC in .nz.  Presented to the DNSSEC workshop at the ICANN meeting in Beijing April 2013.

25/1/13

Status report of the 2012 activity at NZRS, presented during NZNOG'13 in Wellington.

12/7/12

Presentation to 2012 InternetNZ AGM on the performance of NZRS over the previous year.

21/3/12

Presentation submitted to the DNS-OARC Workshop London 2012. This presentation documents the process followed to fix the .nz DNSKEY encoding during the publication of a signed .nz zone. Due to a software bug, the encoding was incorrect, and even thorough testing didn't detect it.

21/3/12

Presentation submitted to DNS-OARC workshop London 2012. Describes a methodology and matching tools to prepare a stream of DNS queries that follow a set of statistical properties. This is an attempt to document a better way to test DNS implementations, when replaying old traffic is not enough and synthetic traffic streams are needed.

3/11/11

Presentation to NZITF on the establishment of the nz-trust mailing list.

25/10/11

Presentation on the issues with WHOIS that need to be considered in any replacement service.  Given to the ccNSO at ICANN Dakar in 2011.

24/10/11

Presentation on why registries need formal benchmarking and how we might go about it.  Given to the ccTech Day at ICANN Dakar in 2011.

28/7/11

Presentation to 2011 InternetNZ AGM on the performance of NZRS over the previous year.

17/3/11

Presentation on the potential innovative uses of DNS that could result from using DNSSEC.  Given to the DNSSEC Workshop at ICANN San Francisco in March 2011.

28/1/11

Another presentation on the potential for storing X.509 certificates in DNS using DNSSEC to secure them.  Given to NZNOG in January 2011.

27/1/11

DNSSEC implementation for .nz progress report. Lightning talk presented during NZNOG'11 in Wellington.

29/7/10

Presentation to 2010 InternetNZ AGM on the performance of NZRS over the previous year.

28/6/10

Presentation given remotely to the APTLD meeting in Colombo on the potential from storing X.509 certificates in DNSSEC.  Given in June 2010.

29/4/10

Detailed presentation on the technology of DNSSEC and the threats it addresses, given to the Wellington branch of NZISIG in April 2010.

8/3/10

An update on the various security related proposals in v3 of the ICANN Draft Applicant Guidebook for new TLDs.  Given remotely to the ccTech Day at ICANN Nairobi in 2010.

3/2/10

Presentation about detecting anomalous DNS traffic submitted for the 2nd Global DNS Security, Stability, and Resilience Sympsosium. This was an invitation-only event. 

28/1/10

Presented during NZNOG'10 in Hamilton. It's an overall view of the traffic received at the DNS root servers collected during the DITL event, with a little twist for NZ source traffic.

5/11/09

Presentation submitted to DNS-OARC Workshop Beijing 2009, with an analysis of the Day in the Life (DITL) traffic between 2007 and 2009. 

6/10/09

Introductory presentation on the technology of DNSSEC given to First Tuesday in October 2009.

30/7/09

Presentation to 2009 InternetNZ AGM on the performance of NZRS over the previous year.

24/6/09

Presentation on the issues for registrars and policy makers introduced by DNSSEC, given to the SSAC DNSSEC workshop at ICANN Sydney in June 2009.

22/6/09

Wide ranging presentation on a number of interesting ideas including potential future development of EPP, the use of a name server control protocol and a phishing URL database.  Given to the ccTech Day at ICANN Sydney in June 2009.

22/6/09

Brief presentation as an intro to a panel session that explains the .nz response to Conficker.  Given to the ccTech Day at ICANN Sydney in June 2009.

19/6/09

Presentation to InternetNZ Council in June 2009 on the NZRS finances of the previous year.  Quite a lengthy presentation that was accompanied by a lot of verbal explanation.  Some more interesting strategic points after the tables of figures.