ANSI - American National Standards Institute

Registration Services

ANSI provides four programs for registering unique organizational identifiers into international directories:

* Issuer Identification Numbers (IINs)
     (also known as: BINs, ISO numbers, card-issuing numbers)

* Message Handling System - Management Domain (MHS-MD) Names
     (also known as ADMD, PRMD, X.400)

* Organization Names
     (also known as ATM addressing, NSAPs, object IDs, X.500)

* Registered Application Provider Identifiers
     (RIDs)

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