Technical Coordination

The NRO is a coordination point for joint RIR activities and projects. The NRO does not manage or perform any of these activities directly. Instead, the NRO facilitates several Coordination Groups in the areas of Communications, Engineering, Registration Services and executive leadership to support collaboration across the RIR system.



The Identifier Technical Health Indicators (ITHI) project is an initiative by ICANN to improve the security, stability and resiliency of the Internet’s unique identifier system, by developing metrics to measure the health of this unique identifier system. Find out more.


Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC) is an enhanced level of Internet security that allows authentication to be added to domain name records to ensure they are correct and not tampered with. Find out more.


Resource Certification, also referred to as Resource Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI), is a robust security framework for verifying the association between resource holders and their Internet resources. Find out more.



Last modified on 30/07/2018