Short for NSFnet (Internet) Network Information Center. The organization that has traditionally registered domain names and IP addresses as well as distributed information about the Internet. InterNIC was formed in 1993 as a consortium involving the U.S. National Science Foundation, ATandT, General Atomics, and Network Solutions, Inc. (Herndon, Va.). The latter partner administers InterNIC Registration Services, which assigns Internet names and addresses.
LJudi koji su više ili manje zaduženi za Internet. Trenutno oni dodeljuju Internet adrese i veći deo gužve drže pod kontrolom.