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Afilias' specialized technology makes Internet addresses more accessible and useful through a wide range of applications, including Internet domain registry services, Managed DNS and award-winning mobile Web services.

gTLD applications

Afilias to Provide Technology Powering the .eco new TLD

Big Room, Inc. selects Afilias as registry service provider for its application to ICANN for a new top-level domain

DUBLIN, IRELAND - 22 June 2009- Today Afilias, a leading provider of Internet infrastructure services, announced that is has been selected by Big Room Inc. as the registry services provider for its application to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for a new .eco domain during the upcoming new top-level domain (new TLD) application process.

New TLDs | Top Level Domain Registry Services

The first ICANN New gTLD Application round is now closed - but another is expected - possibly in 2016.  The most current source of information about the new TLDs is ICANN’s micro-site http://newgtlds.icann.org/.  To find out the status of specific applications or domain names you can visit:  https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/viewstatus where you can input your TLD idea and see immediately if anyone else ha

2017: The Year of dotBrand


With over 600 “dot Brands” applied for in 2012, and hundreds now launched, 2017 seems poised to be the Year of dotBrand!

“dotBrands” are top level domains (TLDs) that use the brand name to the right of the dot, as in www.mabanque.bnpparibas or www.home.cern.  Many large companies across nearly every industry applied, including Google, Amazon, Citibank, VISA, McDonalds, Sony, HBO, and Alibaba.

The Food & Beverage Marketing & Advertising Law Summit

Date: 
Sep 15, 2014
Location: 
Loyola University, Chicago

Afilias is proud to be an associate sponsor of The Food & Beverage Marketing & Advertising Law Summit.

Video: Dot brand: Why your brand needs its own top-level domain


Are you a brand leader trying to figure out how to establish a sustainable and winning brand presence despite the rapidly changing environment? A dotBRAND is the answer, and here is why.

Don't be left behind.

ICANN 51 - Los Angeles

Date: 
Oct 12, 2014
Location: 
Los Angeles, USA

Afilias is a Silver Sponsor of the upcoming ICANN Conference in Los Angeles, California.

Music Night is Back! Afilias is proud to co-sponsor Music Night with PIR. Come enjoy the fun with live band karaoke, an open bar, and games all night long!

Afilias selected for CIO 100 award

CIO 100 award program honors Afilias for innovation in its next-generation Internet domain name registry services

Global registry services provider Afilias today announced that it has been named as a recipient of the 2014 CIO 100 award. Now in its 27th year, the CIO 100 award program recognizes organizations around the world that exemplify the highest levels of operational and strategic excellence in information technology (IT).

Afilias bringt die Endungen .ONL und .RICH ins Internet

Afilias erbringt Registry-Services für neue I-REGISTRY gTLDs