Sites related to the work of the Internet Corporation for Assign Names and Numbers ("ICANN"), the non-profit corporation formed in 1998 to assume responsibility for domain name system management, IP address space allocation, protocol parameter assignment, and the management of the root server system.
Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ("ICANN")
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is the private sector, non-profit corporation created in 1998 to assume responsibility for IP address space allocation, protocol parameter assignment, domain name system management, and root server system management functions.
Address Supporting Organization ("ASO")
The ICANN Supporting Organization responsible for reviewing and developing recommendations on IP address policy.
Generic Names Supporting Organization ("GNSO")
The ICANN Supporting Organization responsible for developing policy for the domain name system.
Internet Assigned Numbers Authority ("IANA")
In conjunction with ICANN, IANA coordinates ccTLD and root server issues and handles procotol number assignment.
World Wide Alliance of Top Level Domains (ccTLDs)
The primary website of the country-code top-level domain managers and registries that participate in the activities of ICANN. Contains links to the five regional ccTLDs organizations (AFTLD, APTLD, CENTR, LACTLD, and NATLD).
Last update:April 3, 2014 at 7:35:09 UTC