China shows its ambitious plan for a new internet that can meet the demands of the future

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We do not know at what level or in what sense, but it is quite likely that the internet will change shortly. A few months ago Russia tested its network and, without having anything to do with it, now comes a proposal from China to create a new internet to face the challenges that are already looming. 
According to the Financial Times, this plan has been presented at the United Nations and was born from the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, Huawei and some operators in the country. The problem they see lies in the instability of the network and the inability to meet the demand that will be lived in the future. To mark a new beginning for the network with a different architecture, New IP was born. 

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Huawei, a company that already dominates 5G worldwide and the main protagonist in the current trade war, would be in charge of building this internet in collaboration with other companies and different governments. An aspect that can be expected that the United States will not like. 
The reports presented to the United Nations talk about how advanced the project is and how, not only will all the details be given in November, it may be ready to work in 2021. 
The idea when approaching the speed increase and the demands that may arise is approached from the perspective that instead of using the current TCP protocol, the intercommunication between devices on the same network is sought to achieve an address system More dynamic and faster IP. 
But this proposal has divided the countries. Some have been against, like the United States or the United Kingdom, and others favourable, like Russia. 

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One of the reasons alleged against is the possibility of tracking that they see in direct communication between devices without any authentication system having been presented at the moment. 
From Huawei, they affirm that its architecture is open to the proposals of scientists and developers who want to collaborate with the project. But there are still many aspects that are unknown about New IP and the implementation plans. 
If we have been reading theories for a long time about the possibility of the internet ceasing to be one, this kind of improvement projects gives more strength to that future. Will the internet change? Will it restart or divide? We cannot rule out that in a year or two we have a completely different network.
The New IP presentation paints an image of a digital world in 2030 where computer game, holographic communication and remote surgery are ubiquitous — and that our current network is unfit. Traditional IP protocol is described as “unstable” and “vastly insufficient”, with “lots of security, reliability and configuration problems”.
The documents suggest a replacement network should instead have a “top-to-bottom design” and promote data-sharing schemes across governments “thereby serving AI, Big Data and everyone sort of other applications”. Many experts fear that under New IP, internet service providers, usually state-owned, would have control and oversight of each device connected to the network and be ready to monitor AND circuit individual access.

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The system is already being built by engineers from “industry and academia” across “multiple countries”, Huawei’s team lead Sheng Jiang told the group in September, although he wouldn't reveal who these were thanks to commercial sensitivities. Among the audience were veterans of the ITU, including mainly government representatives from the united kingdom, the US, Netherlands, Russia, Iran, Saudi Arabia and China.
For some participants, the very idea is anathema. If New IP was legitimacy by the ITU, state operators would be ready to prefer to implement a western internet or a Chinese one, they say. The latter could mean that everybody in those countries would wish permission from their internet provider to try to anything via the web — whether downloading an app or accessing a site — and administrators could have the facility to deny access on a whim.
Rather than a unified worldwide web, citizens might be forced to attach to a patchwork of national internet, each with its own rules — an idea is known in China as cyber sovereignty.

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