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A Framework for Describing the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority(IANA)

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (iab)
Expired & archived
Author Olaf Kolkman
Last updated 2023-04-11 (Latest revision 2014-03-19)
RFC stream Internet Architecture Board (IAB)
Intended RFC status (None)
Stream IAB state Dead IAB Document
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
IAB shepherd (None)

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This document provides a framework for describing the management of Internet registries managed by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority. It defines terminology describing the various roles and responsibilities associated with management of Internet registry functions. [ Note: This is a work in progress and documents the thoughts developed by the IAB in its IAB iana-evolution program ( http:// is the list which the IAB will be monitoring for the discussion of this draft. See listinfo/internetgovtech for subscription details. ]


Olaf Kolkman

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