Liaison statement
ENUM and e164 domain management

Submission date 2006-05-17
From ITU-T SG 2 (Richard Hill)
To IAB (IAB Chair)
Response contact SG2 Counsellor
Technical contact Gary Richenaker
Purpose For action
Deadline 2007-01-15 Action Taken
Attachments (None)
As you are aware, the issue of ENUM and the e164 domain management are
of extreme importance to our membership and Q.1/2 wants to express its
appreciation for the liaison regarding the update to the contact
information in WHOIS for
Q.1/2 wants to point out that we were made aware of the proposed
settlement agreement between ICANN and Verisign involving the
management of .arpa TLD from the ICANN website.  We understand that
active negotiations are underway between the contracting parties, but
SG2 would like to be kept abreast of activities that deal with the
management of .arpa domain following a more formal liaison notification
We want to thank you for your consideration in this matter and look
forward to our continued cooperation.