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Third PacNOG Meeting, Conference and Educational Workshop

(Pacific Network Operators Group)

Date and Location

June 16-22 (Saturday-Friday), 2007 at the Edgewater Hotel, Rarotonga, Cook Islands.

Hosted by

Telecom Cook Islands


This year the PacNOG meeting includes:
  • Saturday, June 16: Half day of conference including case studies and general discussion.
  • Sunday, June 17: Half day of clinics, followed by half day of conference covering operational issues and international reports.
  • Monday-Friday, June 18-22: Five days of workshop covering Linux, security, DNS, networking, IPv4 and IPv6, routing, network monitoring and VoIP.


Detailed meeting outline: with links to materials.


If you plan on attending the PacNOG3 meeting please fill in the Online Registration Form at your earliest convenience.


Members of the Internet Operations community in the Pacific are elligible for funding support to attend PacNOG 3. For full information and the application form for fellowship funding please read the PacNOG 3 Fellowship Funding Page. Application Deadline is Monday, May 14 2007.


  • To provide a venue for service providers in the Pacific Network community to meet and discuss current issues as well as receive technical training.
  • To build relationships among individual and institutional contacts in the Pacific region. A key outcome of the workshop and meetings will be the building of relationships with peers/colleagues in the region and among the instructors and presenters.
  • Attendees may present their current country network situations as well as discuss this among everyone present.

  • Training and discussion topics include:
    • Dealing with spam
    • Bandwidth management
    • Wireless networking
    • Open Source Systems training.
    • Network and systems security.
    • Good design practices for scalable solutions.
    • Network monitoring.
    • Best practices for routing design.
    • Introduction to IPv6
    • Routing (eBGP and introduction to iBGP).
    • VoIP
    • And more...

Travel Information

The Edgewater Resort & Spa in Rarotonga, Cook Islands has a special conference rate of NZD $145/night for a Garden Room. If you are participating in the PacNOG meeting you can quote the Reference Number "PACNOG" to the hotel to receive this rate. Please see the hotel's web site or use email for more information:
Web site:

There are several alternative hotels available. Before making travel arrangements we strongly recommend that you read through the Detailed Participant Information available in PDF format.

If you have additional questions you can contact the PITA Manager at


PacNOG3 Workshop and Meeting Photos Group Photos



Network Startup Resource Center Internet Society Cisco Systems, Inc.

University of Oregon Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) Asia Pacific Network Information Centre Pacific Islands Telecommunications Association

Walnut Creek/FreeBSD Mall National Science Foundation cityLink

Pacific Internet Partners O'Reilly Media InternetNZ

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