ASO AC 2013 Work Plan ——————— Appointment of Chair/Vice Chairs. Early in January of the new year, hold an electronic vote for the Chair for that year. The list of candidates, and the voting timetable, should have been finalised during December of the previous year. Chair to invite two Vice Chairs during January meeting. Policy [...]
Download the PDF version of this document in Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish THIS MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING (“MOU”) is entered into by and between THE NUMBER RESOURCE ORGANIZATION (“NRO”) and AFRINIC, LTD., a newly formed Regional internet Registry for the African Region (“AFRINIC”). WHEREAS, the Asia Pacific Network Information Centre (APNIC), [...]
Download the PDF version of this document in Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish 1. The Number Resource Organization The name of this organization is the Number Resource Organization (NRO). The organization shall begin operations on the date this document is signed by the last founding Regional Internet Registry (RIR). [...]
This document consists of items from the ASO AC’s 2012 Work Plan, interspersed with notes on the status of the items. Appointment of Chair/Vice Chairs. Status: Louie Lee was elected Chair via electronic vote. His election was announced shortly before the ASO AC meeting on 19 Jan 2012. During the ASO AC meeting on [...]
This document describes the NRO policy for funding of travel by the ASO Address Council (AC), as a shared NRO expense.
Request for Proposals for consulting services: Independent review of the ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO)
Download PDF Deadline for applications: 31-January-2011 Instructions to Bidders Introduction The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is an internationally organized, non-profit corporation that has responsibility for the coordination of critical Internet resources. These include generic (gTLD) and country code (ccTLD) Top- Level Domain name system management, and root server system management functions. [...]
The Address Council of the Address Supporting Organization (ASO AC) was established under the provisions of Section 3 of the ICANN Address Supporting Organization (ASO) Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). These operating procedures establish the governing procedures of the Address Council.
The Address Council submitted the Global Addressing Policy ASO-001-2 for the approval of the ICANN Board of Directors. The policy describes the procedure by which IANA will make IPv4 allocations to the Regional Internet Registries (RIRs). ASO-001-2 has been approved in accordance with the four RIR’s local policy development processes. As a result of that [...]
On 6 March 2009, the ICANN Board ratified the Global Policy for the Allocation of the Remaining IPv4 Address Space. The policy requires ICANN to reserve one /8 for each RIR from the IANA free pool. This has been done. The remainder of the implementation will be done once the once the IANA free pool [...]
On 31 July 2008, the ICANN Board ratified the Global Policy for Allocation of ASN Blocks to Regional Internet Registries. This policy provides for the allocation of Autonomous System Number (ASN) blocks from the IANA to the Regional Internet Registries (RIRs). On 13 June 2008, the Chair of the Address Supporting Organization Address Council forwarded [...]