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Only the overreaching definitions of the two principal name spaces in the Internet, the Internet Protocol address (IP address) space and the Domain Name System (DNS), are directed by a maintainer organization, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN).

The Internet has no centralized governance in either technological implementation or policies for access and usage; each constituent network sets its own policies.

In 1982, the Internet Protocol Suite (TCP/IP) was standardized, which permitted worldwide proliferation of interconnected networks.

TCP/IP network access expanded again in 1986 when the National Science Foundation Network (NSFNet) provided access to supercomputer sites in the United States for researchers, first at speeds of 56 kbit/s and later at 1.5 Mbit/s and 45 Mbit/s.

The Internet is also often referred to as the Net, as a short form of network.

Historically, as early as 1849, the word internetted was used uncapitalized as an adjective, meaning interconnected or interwoven.

Early international collaborations on the ARPANET were rare.

European developers were concerned with developing the X.25 networks.

The Web is a collection of interconnected documents (web pages) and other web resources, linked by hyperlinks and URLs.