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As a member of the ARIN Advisory Council (AC), I have to stay up to date on all of the goings on in the world of ARIN policy development (that’s kind of the point of the AC). These policy changes affect many people but are fairly hard to keep track of for most (most engineers […]

ARIN Update – 10-JAN-2012 is a post from don't panic – One Network Architect's View of Life, the Internet, and Everything.


Annual Whois POC Validation Emails from ARIN

In the second half of 2010 the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) started sending emails to all Points Of Contact (POCs) registered in the ARIN Whois database. Since then, I have been seeing more and more chatter about these emails – including increased traffic here on my blog. Because I am at least partially […]

Annual Whois POC Validation Emails from ARIN is a post from don't panic – One Network Architect's view of Life, the Internet, and Everything.


WHOIS reform and the AGWG

I have been asked to present draft policy 2010-14 to the ARIN Government Working Group (AGWG) during their meeting tomorrow morning. The proposed policy formally codifies many best current practices for IPv4 reassignment registration and fills in many holes in current IPv6 WHOIS policy as well.

WHOIS reform and the AGWG is a post from don't panic – One Network Architect's view of Life, the Internet, and Everything.