Meeting of the NRO Executive Council – 101221

Minutes Teleconference December 21, 2010, 11:00 UTC Executive Council Attendees: RIPE NCC: Axel Pawlik (AP, Chairman) LACNIC: Raul Echeberria (RE, Secretary) ARIN: John Curran (JC, Treasurer) APNIC: Paul Wilson (PW) Observers: Nate Davis (ND) (ARIN) Arturo Servín (LACNIC) Ernesto Majó (EM, LACNIC) Andrei Robachevsky (AR) (RIPE) Akinori Maemura (AM, APNIC) Leslie Nobile (LN, ARIN) AGENDA Welcome, Apologies, Agenda Bashing Previous… Read More

John Curran UN speech on behalf of NRO

John Curran UN speech on behalf of NRO Statement by John Curran President and CEO American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) On Behalf of The Number Resource Organization Before The Open Consultations on Enhanced Cooperation on International Public Policy Issues Pertaining to the Internet UNITED NATIONS Department of Economic and Social Affairs New York 14 December 2010 As Prepared for… Read More

RIR Comparative Policy Overview 2010-04

RIR Comparative Policy Overview (version 2010-04) (version 2010-04) The goal of this document is to provide a comparative overview of policies across the Regional Internet Registry (RIR) system. It is not a policy statement by the RIRs, but serves as a reference for the Internet community. While this document was accurate on the date of publication (14 December 2010) it… Read More

Ron da Silva Appointed to Address Supporting Organization Advisory Council

On 22 November 2010, the ARIN Board of Trustees voted to appoint Ron da Silva of Time Warner Cable to the Address Supporting Organization Advisory Council for a one-year term beginning 1 January 2011. He will fill the seat being vacated by Marty Hannigan, who begins a three-year term on the ARIN Advisory Council 1 January 2011. Following published procedures… Read More


ICANN 39 / 5-10 December 2010 / Cartagena de Indias, Colombia he Number Resource Organization will participate in the ICANN 39th meeting in Cartagena, Colombia, 5-10 December 2010. The NRO booth at the ICANN meeting Representatives from the RIRs will be at booth number 12 in the exhibition area of the Julio Cesar Turbay Ayala Convention & Exposition Center to… Read More

Development of the Regional Internet Registry System

This article was originally published in the Internet Protocol Journal (Volume 4, Issue 4), in December 2001. By: Daniel Karrenberg, RIPE-NCC Gerard Ross, APNIC Paul Wilson, APNIC Leslie Nobile, ARIN The current system of managing Internet address space involves Regional Internet Registries (RIRs), which together share a global responsibility delegated to them by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA). This… Read More

Update on Global Deployment of Resource Certification

Public statements made about Internet resource certification by the Number Resource Organization (NRO) over the past 12 months set a date of 1 January 2011 for deployment by the five Regional Internet Registries (RIRs). While it is still expected that each of the RIRs will deploy a certification system during 2011, various complexities in different regions have meant that several… Read More