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互联网名称与数字地址分配机构(ICANN)指定的.INFO顶级域名(TLD)注册运营商及技术注册服务全球提供商Afilias Limited今天宣布,该公司将根据ICANN的新通用顶级域名(gTLD)计划,申请.INFO对应词的简体中文与繁体中文。

Afilias执行副总裁兼首席技术官Ram Mohan表示:“鉴于Afilias的业务遍布全球,我们一直对国际化域名(非正式简称为IDN)抱有强烈兴趣。我们是首家推出IDN电子邮件的公司, 并且相信让全球人口最多的且中文是首要语言的国家使用.INFO对应词的全中文域名将有益于所有中国互联网用户。”

Afilias高级副总裁兼首席营销官Roland LaPlante表示:“ICANN仅在2012年1月12日至2012年4月12日期间接受gTLD申请,而且之后可能还要再过几年才能再次接受gTLD IDN版本的申请,我们很高兴能够率先推广IDN的使用与部署。”

New TLDs. The Afilias Difference.

Afilias delivers a complete, ICANN-compliant, end-to-end registry solution. As the registry for .INFO and the gTLD registry services provider for .ORG, .MOBI, .ASIA, .AERO and .XXX, Afilias has extensive experience meeting ICANN’s requirements for all aspects of registry support.

The Experts in New TLDs

Afilias is the world's largest provider of domain registry services, supporting more than 20 million registrations across 16 different TLDs, six of which are new TLDs under contract with ICANN!  In fact, Afilias has more new TLD registrations than all other registry services providers combined.       Afilias' new TLDs have more registrations than all other registry service providers combined.

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  • New Delhi Seminar on New gTLDs

    Oct 14, 2011
    New Delhi, India (India Habitat Centre -- Jacaranda Hall)

    The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Number(ICANN), the global body which manages Internet names and numbers, will soon unleash new generic Top Level Domains (gTLD). These new gTLDs are designed to increase choice and competition for all Internet users. Soon, one can apply for the name of one's company such as .tata, .reliance or .sony or for a city name, such as .kolkata , .delhi and .mumbai. Rod Beckstrom, CEO and President of ICANN will share ICANN's perspective on the new gTLD program.

    A Global Webinar: Who Should Invest in a dotBRAND?

    Oct 19, 2011

    Columbia Business School's Center on Global Brand Leadership presents- A Global Webinar: Who Should Invest in a dotBRAND? Evaluating the Business Case for a Top-Level Domain Name

    This Afilias-sponsored webinar will bring together business, branding, and internet experts to discuss the strategic questions faced by any organization considering, or committed to, ownership of a new gTLD.


    William Barrett, Global Communications, Deloitte

    Karl Isaac, Executive Director, Digital Branding, Landor

    ICANN 42

    Oct 23, 2011
    Dakar, Senegal

    Afilias is a Gold Sponsor of the upcoming ICANN Conference in Dakar, Senegal.  Afilias will once again be co-hosting the Music Night event with .ORG!  Stop by on Tuesday night to unwind!

    To schedule a meeting with one of our experts to discuss New TLDs, please email us.

    Learn about applying for a new dot City Top Level Domain

    ICANN’s first New gTLD application window recently closed. Now is the time to start preparing your city or region for the next ICANN gTLD application window. ICANN has not yet announced when the new application window will open, but we will keep you posted when they do.

    In the meantime, start educating yourself and your fellow team members on new gTLDs. Investing in a new gTLD is a strategic decision. Now is the time for you to monitor and research how other cities and regions are deploying their new gTLDs to stimulate your own new gTLD imagination.

    New Domains: The Munich Conference on New TLDs 2011

    Sep 26, 2011
    Munich, Germany
    With more than 100 new TLD applications submitted to ICANN, the next Internet revolution is about to begin. Register now to attend Europe's largest forum to discuss and learn about new domain extensions. Meet new top-level domain applicants and make use of excellent networking opportunities, discover more about the application process and network with domain professionals, registrars, legal resources, marketers, and more.