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Internet Engineering Task Force

  • By: Leslie Regan Shade
  • In: Encyclopedia of New Media
  • Edited by: Steve Jones
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies

The Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) is the main organization engaged in the development of new Internet standard specifications. These standards specify procedures for operating the Internet system, and are developed using an open-systems manner. The IETF is composed of ...

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