Nominet has published a very detailed and comprehensive position paper on "front running". Although the paper is a mere 5 pages long it covers all the areas that the topic encompasses very well and is well worth a read.The topic of "front running" has received some publicity in the last few months. If you're not familiar with the concept Nominet's definition is helpful:Domain … [Read more...] about Nominet Position Paper on Front Running
Archives for November 2007
The IE Domain Registry has added an RSS feed with their latest news items.You can subscribe to the feed here … [Read more...] about IE Domain Registry Adds RSS News Feed
Nominet has been awarded the contract to run the Tier 1 registry for ENUM services in the UK (+44).ENUM is slowly gaining ground across the EU and elsewhere, as it allows for the convergence of telephony with IP services. … [Read more...] about Nominet Wins Enum +44 Contract
According to several reports UK registrar and hosting company UK Reg has been experiencing intermittent issues.More details are available here and hereThe company issued a statement to explain what happened:123-reg experienced intermittent performance issues on its DNS servers between late afternoon on Friday 16 November and Sunday 18 November. This meant that some customers … [Read more...] about UK Registrar 123 Reg Experiencing Issues?
According to the latest report from Eurid to the EU Commission usage of .eu domains is up based on DNS query volumes.Seemingly registrants average 2.6 domains each!The full report is available for download as a PDF … [Read more...] about Eurid Quarterly Report – EU Usage Up