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Welcome!  ICANN60 will be our Annual General Meeting for 2017. This seven-day meeting will be focused on outreach, capacity building, and showcasing ICANN’s work to a broader global audience. For general information about ICANN60, please visit http://icann60.abudhabi
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Monday, October 30 • 15:15 - 16:45
How It Works: Root Server Operation

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This session from the Root Server System Advisory Committee (RSSAC) will start with a brief overview of the Domain Name System (DNS), its history and what the root zone operators do. It will then cover the RSSAC and its recent activities including current work and recent publications. A few technical topics will be covered including a general explanation of the DNS and Anycast routing. The session is applicable to all audiences and no prerequisite technical expertise is necessary.
Staff Leader: Cathy Petersen
Staff Facilitator: Steve Conte

Staff Leader & Facilitator
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Cathy Petersen

Manager, Office of the CTO, ICANN
Cathy Petersen joined ICANN in 2015 with a long history of building executive business partnerships with leaders in health, fashion, international politics and advertising/marketing. | | As Manager of the Office of the CTO, she is responsible for leading the implementation... Read More →

Monday October 30, 2017 15:15 - 16:45
Capital Suite 05