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Title : Handle System Overview
Author(s) : S. Sun, L. Lannom
Filename : draft-sun-handle-system-05.txt
Pages : 12
Date : 15-Aug-00
The Handle System is a general-purpose global name service that allows
secured name resolution and administration over the public Internet.
The Handle System manages handles, which are unique names for digital
objects and other Internet resources. This document provides an
overview of the Handle System in terms of its namespace and service
architecture, as well as its relationship to other Internet services
such as DNS, LDAP/X.500, and URN.
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