Technical Terms and Definitions

Internic - Organizations

A collaborative project between AT&T and Network Solutions, Inc. (NSI) supported by the National Science Foundation. The project currently offers the following four services to users of the Internet. InterNIC Directory and Database Services - online white pages directory and directory of publicly accessible databases managed by AT&T. Registration Services - domain name and IP address assignment managed by NSI. Support Services - outreach, education, and information services for the Internet community managed by NSI. Net Scout Services - online publications that summarize recent happenings of interest to Internet users (managed by NSI).