22 May '15, 3am

Internet Society CEO Reinforces Commitment to IANA Transition for the Wellbeing of the Global Internet

The statement follows the news today that Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) President and CEO, Fadi Chehadé, who has played an important role in leading ICANN in its efforts toward the globalization of the IANA functions to date, will step down from his post in March 2016. Noting how the Internet Society is concerned with the health and wellbeing of the Internet for everyone, everywhere, Ms. Brown said, “Our community is deeply committed to seeing the transition through to completion. Indeed, there is no turning back. We have a responsibility to the users of the global Internet to maintain the momentum for a timely, orderly transition of the role of the United States Department of Commerce NTIA.” Since 1998 the United States, through the NTIA, has contracted ICANN to perform the IANA functions, which involve management of the Internet's Domain Nam...

Full article: http://www.domainnews.com/internet-society-ceo-reinforces...

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