Caribbean Tech Roundup – Weekend of 8th SEPTEMBER 2017
Introduction Welcome to The Caribbean Technology Round Up for the weekend of 8th September 2017, with host Russell Williams. Let me begin by expressing my condolences to the families of those who lost loved ones during the passage of Hurricane Irma. My thoughts are with those who suffered damage and […]
Dominica’s IoT Schools Project Creates Producers and Not Consumers!
The National Telecommunications Regulator in Dominica successfully secured US$18,000 in grant funding. The NTRC entered the Regional Fund for Digital Innovation in Latin America and the Caribbean, (FRIDA) grant competition, winning the programme’s most technical category – Innovation for Internet Development. We spoke to the Executive Director at the NTRC […]
So When will St. Kitts and Nevis Get it’s IXP?
The question was asked on the most recent edition of ZIZ’s Working for You on Tuesday 15th August, by host Lesroy Williams who as we shall see later had clearly done his research. The question was fielded by Ervin Williams, Managing Director of the local National Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (NTRC), […]
Caribbean Tech Roundup – Weekend of 28th July 2017
Introduction Welcome to The Caribbean Technology Round Up for the weekend of 28th July 2017, with host Russell Williams. Nevis Island Administration Director Technology Impressed With CANTO 33 Director of Technology in the Nevis Island Administration, Mr. Quincy Prentice attended CANTO’s Annual Conference and Trade Exhibition in Punta Cana in […]
We Need More Content Says, Antigua & Barbuda’s Minister Nicholas
At, CANTO’s 33rd annual conference and trade show which took place in Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic one would expect to see and hear much of the deployment of telecoms infrastructure. And indeed the vendors were quick to report on their deployment of 4G and 5G technologies in the […]
Antigua & Barbuda’s Min. Melford Nicholas Encouraged by the Dialogue at CANTO 2017
I took the opportunity to speak with Antigua and Barbuda’s Minister of Telecommunications, The Honourable Minister Melford Nicholas at CANTO’s annual conference and trade exhibition in the Dominican Republic to discuss the development of technology in Antigua & Barbuda and the wider Caribbean. He explained that he was encouraged […]