[Community-Discuss] Successful IANA transition
aalain at trstech.net
Sat Oct 1 13:41:36 UTC 2016
> On Oct 1, 2016, at 5:11 PM, Douglas Onyango <ondouglas at gmail.com> wrote:
> This global victory is a result of a singular vision and resolve of the Internet community.
> It demonstrates the endless boundaries and possibilities of what we can achieved when when unite around a cause for greater good.
Totally agree and this is how it must be.
> On 1 Oct 2016 07:09, "Alan Barrett" <alan.barrett at afrinic.net <mailto:alan.barrett at afrinic.net>> wrote:
> > Dear AFRINIC community,
> > It’s now a few minutes after midnight in Washington, DC. The IANA contract between NTIA and ICANN has expired.
> > ICANN is now performing the IANA Numbering Services (assigning IP addresses and ASNs to RIRs, and some related tasks) in terms of a contract between the RIRs and ICANN, instead of in terms of a contract between the NTIA and ICANN. ICANN asked for permission to sub-contract the IANA Numbering Services to PTI, and the RIRs consented, so the IANA functions will actually be performed by PTI, although ICANN remains responsible.
> > Apart from announcements and press releases, you will probably not notice much difference.
> > Alan Barrett
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