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IANA Introduction

29 September 2008

Host: Kim Davies, Manager of Root Zone Services, IANA"

Audio: [English] (stream server)

Presentation: [PDF 2.3 MB]

Video of the Adobe Connect Session: (This is a recording of the visual part of the presentation. To follow the presentation in real time, please listen to the audio file simultaneously.)

Description: This a basic introduction to IANA and the functions it is responsible for, such as the delegation and re-delegation processes for country code and other top level domains. The presentations also covers current and future IANA projects such as the internationalization of the DNS root zone and outlines IANA’s relationship with the US Department of Commerce.

Briefing Paper: English (PDF 74 KB)