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Community Practices and Standards

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Object Identifier (OID) Registry

The Object Identifier (OID) arc, supports the assignment of unique, global, persistent OIDs to resources of various kinds for Internet2/Trust and Identity projects and working groups.

Uniform Resource Name (URN) Registry

The URN namespace supports the assignment of unique, global, persistent names to resources of various kinds. The Namespace Identifier (NID) of the namespace is “urn:mace”.

NOTE: As of 2015, Internet2 encourages the use of URLs in preference to URNs. See FAQ for more information.

Working Group Reports and Specifications

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