Tata Communications (Canada)
Yves Poppe has spent his close to 40 years career in data communications. Representing Teleglobe on the Canarie (Canadian R&E network) Policy Board, Yves supported the early deployment of high speed intercontinental R&E connections and the next generation internet protocol IPv6 efforts. He represents the Corporation at the IPv6 Forum and is steering committee member of the North American IPv6 taskforce. He also chaired the Canadian IPv6 Task Group that in March 2010 issued a set of recommendations for IPv6 deployment and transition in Canada,
Yves Poppe represents Tata Communications in Research and Education Networking including TERENA, Internet2, Canarie and APAN. He is a frequent presenter on the evolution of telecommunications, the internet and the key role of IPv6. He regularly covers the evolution of subsea communication capacity and international telecommunications at sessions of TEMIC (Telecommunications Executive Management Institute of Canada).
VSNL international, part of the Tata Group acquired Teleglobe in February 2006 and since February 2008 the Company operates under the name Tata Communications.