ARIN Policies and Guidelines An Introduction Presented by Richard Jimmerson Director of Operations. NANOG 22. Scottsdale, AZ. Overview. About ARIN Registry Activities Open Policy Process Current Policies Using ARIN Services Top 10 Questions About ARIN. RIR Basis.
Director of Operations
Service Region: Asia, Oceania and Western Pacific
Located in Brisbane, Australia
Service Region: Europe, Middle East, Central Asia, Africa north of equator
Located in Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Proposed Region: Latin America
Proposed Region: Continental Africa
Currently 38% of all IPv4 address space has not been allocated
(Reserved by the IANA)
Recommendation by Community
Reviewed by Advisory Council
Recommendation Forwarded to BOT
BOT ApprovesNew Policy
ARIN Staff Acton New PolicyNew Policy Life-Cycle
6 weeks before meetings
1. Statement of policy
2. Arguments and discussion summary
3. Proposed timetable
declared emergency by Board?
ARIN posts proposal on mailing list at least 30 days before meetings
Discussions are held at Public Policy Meetings
Final proposal with comments presented to Board
Board reviews proposal
ARIN posts to mailing lists for no less than 10 working days for discussion
No action taken
AC evaluates then posts final proposal to mailing lists for no less than 10 working days
Further action considered?
Enact policy and post announcement
Member consensus reached?
Return proposal to AC for revision