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[[Image:icons_101.png|frameless|50px|left]]'''Welcome to the world of ICANN!'''<br />
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If you are new, or even if you aren't, here are a list of important terms that you may need to know.
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==ICANN==
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'''[[ICANN]]''' stands for the '''Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers'''. It is a private, non-profit organization for the management of the Internet [[DNS]], [[IP Address]]es and [[Autonomous System Numbers]], and the structures that underlie them. It runs on an international, multi-stakeholder model.
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<small>MAIN ARTICLE:</small><br />
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'''[[ICANN|Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)]]'''<br /><br />
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<small>SEE ALSO:</small><br />
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'''[[ICANN Board]]'''<br />
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'''[[ICANN Staff]]'''<br />
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'''[[ICANN Meetings]]'''<br />
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'''[[:Category:ICANN Bodies|ICANN Bodies]]'''
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<big>'''ICANN Organizational Chart'''</big>
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::<h3>GNSO</h3>
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::: ''Main article: [[GNSO]]''
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:: The '''Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO)''' is an ICANN body that develops policies, forms consensus, and makes recommendations to the ICANN Board related to [[Generic top-level domain|gTLD]]<nowiki/>s.
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::<h3>ccNSO</h3>
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::: ''Main article: [[ccNSO]]''
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:: The '''Country Code Names Supporting Organization (ccNSO)''' is an ICANN body that develops policies, forms consensus, and makes recommendations to the ICANN Board related to [[Country code top-level domain|ccTLD]]<nowiki/>s.
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::<h3>ASO</h3>
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::: ''Main article: [[ASO]]''
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:: The '''Address Supporting Organization (ASO)''' is an ICANN body that develops policies, forms consensus, and makes recommendations to the ICANN Board related to [[Internet Protocol]] and addresses.
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::<h3>GAC</h3>
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::: ''Main article: [[GAC]]''
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:: The '''Government Advisory Committee (GAC)''' is an ICANN body that consists of representatives from various governments and advises the ICANN Board on public policy issues, national laws, and international agreements.
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::<h3>ALAC</h3>
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::: ''Main article: [[ALAC]]''
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:: The '''At-Large Advisory Committee (ALAC)''' is an ICANN body that presents the voices and concerns of individual Internet users, as represented by the [[At-Large Community]].
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::<h3>RSSAC</h3>
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::: ''Main article: [[RSSAC]]''
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:: The '''Root Server System Advisory Committee (RSSAC)''' is an ICANN body that advises the ICANN community and Board on issues pertaining to the operation, administration, security, and integrity of the Internet's [[Root Server System]].
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::<h3>SSAC</h3>
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::: ''Main article: [[SSAC]]''
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:: The '''Security and Stability Advisory Committee''' ('''SSAC''') is an ICANN body that advises the ICANN Board on matters related to the security and integrity of domain names and the allocation of [[IP]] addresses, including security assurance for operational matters, administrative matters, and registrations matters.
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::<h3>NomCom</h3>
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::: ''Main article: [[Nominating Committee]]''
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:: The '''Nominating Committee (NomCom)''' is the ICANN body that oversees the selection of various ICANN officers. It is designed to operate independently of all other ICANN bodies and to act in the interest of the global Internet community.
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::<h3>Ombudsman</h3>
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::: ''Main article: [[Ombudsman]]''
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:: The '''Ombudsman'' is an informal dispute resolution office for members of the ICANN community who wish to lodge complaints about ICANN staff, board, or supporting organizations.
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::<h3>IETF</h3>
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::: ''Main article: [[IETF]]''
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:: The '''Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)''' is a large open international community of network designers, operators, vendors, and researchers concerned with the evolution of the Internet architecture and the smooth operation of the Internet.
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