[dnssec-deployment] New ICANN regime announced -- does it impact DNSSEC root deployment?
dogwallah at gmail.com
Wed Oct 7 01:01:16 EDT 2009
On Wed, Oct 7, 2009 at 1:05 AM, Thierry Moreau
<thierry.moreau at connotech.com> wrote:
> Thierry Moreau wrote:
>> Dear DNSSEC experts,
>> the new ICANN regime has been announced:
>> For the DNSSEC root deployment project, it is the IANA contract that
>> matters more. Unfortunately, the NTIA web site at
>> http://www.ntia.doc.gov/ntiahome/domainname/iana.htm is silent about the
>> Internet after today!
>> Does anyone knows how to get reliable information from NTIA about the IANA
>> function tomorrow morning?
>> I just find it strange that guesses (I guess the IANA contract is renewed
>> until September 30, 2010) or word-of-mouth (do you know anything about it?)
>> is the basis for the very Internet stability that NTIA touts.
> An update:
> NTIA has made public the IANA contract extension to September 30, 2010. The
> announcement itself has been back-dated from today or yesterday to last
> September 1st. No further comment.
Was actually signed last week, but not announced.
> Still up to 30 months to go!
more like 8:
"A name indicates what we seek. An address indicates where it is. A
route indicates how we get there." Jon Postel
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