Internet Assigned Numbers Authority
The Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (short: IANA) is an entity that assigns and allocates numbers and names on the Internet. (e.g.: IP addresses). Due to its great influence on the structure of the Internet, there is more and more political discussion here.Why this is interesting for a Chief Digital Officer (CDO)?
The Internet is one of the most important foundations of the Digital Revolution. That is why knowledge is elementary for a Chief Digital Officer (CDO).
See also (glossary Internet):
- Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
- File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
- Hypertext Markup Language (HTML)
- Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
- Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS)
- Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA)
- Internet Protocol (IP)
- Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)
- Uniform Resource Locator (URL)
- World Wide Web (WWW)