Some small concessions were made in this legislation, but it falls far short of what was needed to protect consumer privacy.
Access To Data
The renewal, if made law, would extend the surveillance powers granted in FISA Section 702, with minor reforms that fall far short of those that i2Coalition has advocated for.
Near the end of 2017 we were faced with major fights for the heart and soul of the Internet. 2018 Will be another unprecedented year of challenges to the open and innovative Internet.
2017 has been one of the most challenging years on record for the Internet infrastructure industry, despite its continued importance and growth.
The i2Coalition is excited to attend another year of this important meeting of Internet stakeholders.
Should the FCC roll back the Open Internet Order, it will diminish competition in the Internet transit space.
FCC Chairman Ajit Pai is expected to circulate his final plan for undermining the 2015 Open Internet Order as soon as November 22nd.
i2Coalition will be organizing a members-only call with leading U.S. and European regulators charged with implementing the GDPR to discuss compliance.
As hosting and cloud service providers, OVH is one of a handful of companies in the world that can find itself an arbiter of judgement for content published to the free internet, for those using our services.
We exist today because we need to. We exist because the fights that brought us together in the first place have not gone away.