Category: ip

Where do public IP addresses come from?

Ever wonder where public IP’s come from? The Internet Assigned Numbers Authority or IANA (http://www.iana.org) is responsible for the global coordination of IP addresses. IANA coordinates with 5 regional internet registries or RIR: * ARIN (North America) * AfriNIC (Africa) * APNIC (Asia/Pacific Region)…

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