New TLDs

Afilias supports all types of new TLDs, including dotBrands, dotCities, dotCommunities and dotGenerics with turnkey technical and value-added services.

New TLDs

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).

Political cybersquatting ends with launch of new .VOTE domain

New .VOTE and .VOTO domains offer authentic, verified Internet addresses that eliminate voter confusion by ensuring personal domain names are only used by legitimate political candidates, political parties, referendums and ballot initiative campaigns

ICANN 50 - London

Date: 
Jun 22, 2014
Location: 
London, England

Afilias is a Silver Sponsor of the upcoming ICANN Conference in London.

To request a meeting with an Afilias representative during the ICANN meeting, please email us.

Welcome .SHIKSHA! The new Internet domain for Indian education is now available

Global registry services provider Afilias today announced April 17, 2014, as the general availability launch date of the top-level domain designed specifically for education in India: .SHIKSHA.

“The .SHIKSHA domain encompasses education, classes, lessons and learning, and is the perfect way to help educational services stand out from the crowd. It’s your guide to all education-related activities online.”

Wrap-up: ICANN 49 Singapore


Given the “going live” of New gTLDs as well as the NTIA’s announcement of its intent to transition Internet domain name functions to a multi-stakeholder environment, the 49th ICANN meeting in Singapore was sure to be a busy one.

Afilias Chairman Appointed to Domain Name Association Board

Philipp Grabensee, Chairman of the Afilias Board of Directors, 
brings extensive Internet experience to the DNA

Afilias welcomes “Dot Chinese Online” and “Dot Chinese Website” top-level domains to the Internet

Global Internet access moves forward with Landrush launch of Chinese Internationalized Domain Names

Global registry services provider Afilias today announced the completion of technical preparations for the Landrush launch of the new Dot Chinese Online (.在线) and Dot Chinese Website (.中文网) top-level domains (TLD).