|Industry:||Internet Protocol Management|
|Headquarters:||12025 Waterfront Drive, Suite 300 |
Los Angeles, CA 90094-2536 USA
|Revenue:||$72 million (2011)|
|Fadi Chehadé, CEO and President|
ICANN is an acronym for the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, a global multi-stakeholder organization that was created and empowered through actions by the U.S. government and its Department of Commerce. It coordinates the Internet DNS, IP addresses and autonomous system numbers, which involves a continued management of these evolving systems and the protocols that underly them.
- ICANN DOC MoU Memorandum of Understanding, Depart. of Commerce and ICANN. ICANN. Published 1999 December 31.