The Imperial Network Information Center (ImperialNIC) is an undertaking of the Department of Domain Services of the Empire of the Sea.  The Director of the ImperialNIC is responsible for maintaining the root and tier 2 servers for the Imperial Internet and provides information to facilitate user access to the Imperial Internet.  The Director also recommends the addition of new top level domains (TLDs) to the Imperial Internet and coordinates the addition of new TLDs upon approval by the Emperor.