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Registration Procedures for Private Enterprise Numbers (PENs)

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Subject: Document Action: 'Registration Procedures for Private Enterprise Numbers (PENs)' to Informational RFC (draft-pti-pen-registration-10.txt)

The IESG has approved the following document:
- 'Registration Procedures for Private Enterprise Numbers (PENs)'
  (draft-pti-pen-registration-10.txt) as Informational RFC

This document has been reviewed in the IETF but is not the product of an IETF
Working Group.

The IESG contact person is Robert Wilton.

A URL of this Internet Draft is:

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Technical Summary

   This document describes how Private Enterprise Numbers (PENs) are
   registered by IANA.  It shows how to request a new PEN and how to
   request an update to a current PEN.  It also gives a brief overview
   of PEN uses.

Working Group Summary

   AD sponsored.  Some minor comments received during IETF last
   call, but nothing controversial.

Document Quality

   N/A for implementations, this document describes the process
   for making IANA PEN registrations.  The document and short
   and easy to read.


   Rob Wilton is the AD and Doc shepherd.

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