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IANA contract is up for renewal, only to U.S. bidders

The Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) is aiming to strengthen requirements for transparency, independence and accountability in its next contract for the creation of top-level domains.

By |November 14th, 2011|Recent Domain News|Comments Off on IANA contract is up for renewal, only to U.S. bidders

.XXX Goes Live in the Root Servers

Earlier today IANA added the .XXX Top Level Domain to the root nameservers. While the registry operator Afilias is still in their setup process for ICM registry, the zone is currently propagating. While a number of registrars have already been taking pre-registrations, the actual timeline for the launch has not yet been published. The Sunrise [...]

By |April 15th, 2011|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

Top Level Domains and a Signed Root

With DNSSEC for the root zone going into production in a couple of weeks, it is now possible for Top Level Domain (TLD) managers to submit their Delegation Signer (DS) information to IANA. But what does this really mean for a TLD? In this post we're going to try to sort that out.

By |June 20th, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

Internet Networking Executive Names as IANA Vice President

Elise Gerich,a 21 year veteran of Internet networking ,has been named the Vice President for the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) function of ICANN.

By |May 18th, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

IPv4 Addresses Near Exhaustion With Two to Three Years of Addresses Left

Predictions for the exhaustion of IPv4 addresses in 2010 by IANA will not come true reports Enterprise Networking Planet, but it will happen in the next two to three years.

By |January 10th, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

IPv4 Addresses Near Exhaustion With Two to Three Years of Addresses Left

Predictions for the exhaustion of IPv4 addresses in 2010 by IANA will not come true reports Enterprise Networking Planet, but it will happen in the next two to three years.

By |January 10th, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments