History of the InterNIC

1972-1991

The InterNIC was founded by Elizabeth J. Feinler (a.k.a. Jake Feinler) in 1972 and was run by the Stanford Research Institution from then until October 1st of 1991.


1991-1998

From October of 1991 through September 18th of 1998, InterNIC was run by Network Solutions.


1998-Present

Thereafter, the responsibilities of the InterNIC were assumed by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN).

Citation 1

The InterNIC "Internet Network Information Center" is a registered service mark of the U.S. Department of Commerce.

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