What is IESG (Internet Engineering Steering Group)?

Internet Engineering Steering Group creates and advances Internet standards, specifically the specialized guidelines that involve the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP). It was established on January 14, 1986. It’s aim is to create voluntary standards to maintain and improve the usability and interoperability of the Internet. It is answerable for specialized administration of IETF exercises and the Internet standards process. It receives appeals of the decisions of the working groups, and the IESG makes the decision to progress documents in the standards track.