Allison Mankin

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Allison Mankin is an Internet protocol lead and researcher based in the Washington DC area, and holds the position of Principal Architect, DNS, at Salesforce. She has a long history in and around the IETF and IRTF, including serving as IRTF Chair, Transport AD (most recently stepping down in 2006), IPng AD, and Nomcom Chair. She has worked in industry, academic and government settings. Some of her positions prior to Salesforce were at USC/ISI, the US National Science Foundation (NSF), Bell Labs, and Verisign. As a program director at the US NSF, Allison was a leader of the Future Internet Design (FIND) program, which initiated the funding of info-centric networking and also played an early role in software-defined networking.

RFCs (4)

rfc7766 Mar 2016 DNS Transport over TCP - Implementation Requirements
Cited by 7 RFCs
rfc7858 May 2016 Specification for DNS over Transport Layer Security (TLS)
Cited by 26 RFCs
rfc8023 Nov 2016 Report from the Workshop and Prize on Root Causes and Mitigation of Name Collisions
rfc8932 Oct 2020 Recommendations for DNS Privacy Service Operators