Archived Plans

You can find our plans from previous quarters along with requests from the community on this page. We are updating this page at the end of each quarter.


Q3 2022 Plans and Community Input

Plans
Item Activity Description
1 Defining the criticality of RIPE NCC services, part of the cloud strategy framework

Work started in Q1 2022 and continues in Q4 2022.

We are in the process of engaging with four Working Groups (Database, DNS, NCC Services and Routing) on the criticality rating for a number of our services. This follows the process described in the Service Criticality Framework, which was presented and discussed with the community during RIPE 84.

2 Email infrastructure

Work started in Q1 2022 and continues in Q4 2022.

We are upgrading our mailing list software from Mailman 2 to Mailman 3, containerising it in the process.

The work is expected to be finished at the end of Q4 2022.

3 Network Attached Storage (NAS)

Work started in Q2 2022 and continues in Q4 2022.

We are revisiting our NAS infrastructure configuration and consulting with our suppliers on the best way forward regarding our storage, backup infrastructure and setup.

The work is expected to be finished in 2023-2024.

4 Compliance with ISO/IEC 27000

Work started in Q1 2022 and continues in Q4 2022.

Define our operations within the ISO/IEC 27000 framework and ensure that we are at the level of ISO 27001 certification, with the Plan/Do/Check/Act cycle fully in place.

The work started in 2022 and is expected to be completed in 2023-2024.

5 Bug bounty programme

Work started in Q3 2022 and continues in Q4 2022.

To supplement our existing responsible disclosure policy, we are planning to implement a public bug bounty programme for our external facing services.

6 Cooperation with security organisations

Work started in Q3 2022 and continues in Q4 2022.

We are supporting the development of an independent TF-CSIRT and intend to join the Supervisory Board of the new Dutch foundation.

Community Input
Reference Input RIPE NCC Reaction
IT-2022-#01 - -

Q2 2022 Plans and Community Input

Plans
Item Activity Description
1 Defining the criticality of RIPE NCC services, part of the cloud strategy framework

Work started in Q1 2022 and continues in Q4 2022.

We are incorporating the feedback received from the community and staff since we presented our first draft during RIPE 83.

For more information, read our article on RIPE Labs.

2 Email infrastructure

Work started in Q1 2022 and continues in Q4 2022.

We are upgrading our mailing list software from Mailman 2 to Mailman 3, containerising it in the process.

The work is expected to finish at the end of Q4 2022.

3 Network Attached Storage (NAS)

Work started in Q2 2022 and continues in Q4 2022.

We are revisiting our NAS infrastructure configuration and consulting with our suppliers on the best way forward regarding our storage, backup infrastructure and setup.

The work is expected to be finished in 2023-2024.

4 Compliance with ISO/IEC 27000

Work started in Q1 2022 and continues in Q4 2022.

Define our operations within the ISO/IEC 27000 framework and ensure that we are at the level of ISO 27001 certification, with the Plan/Do/Check/Act cycle fully in place.

The work is expected to be completed in 2023-2024.

Community Input
Reference Input RIPE NCC Reaction
IT-2022-#01 - -