Community opers interface with the user base and channel leadership. They also form the SRB, Standards Of Conduct Review Board, responsible for enforcing the Standards Of Conduct under the terms of the governance policies.
Community opers are the final word on community policies and the standards of conduct. They, however, have no responsibility over network policy.
These staff members run the servers and infrastructure for the network. They also form the incident response team for all network events including DDoS, bot incursions, and security issues. They are also the escalation point for all issues which the community opers cannot resolve.
The network opers are the final word on network policies. Their individual behavior, however, is regulated by the SRB.
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