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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.

TLD technology

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

    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.

    Afilias and RIGHT OF THE DOT announce collaboration to support applications for ICANN new TLD program

    ICANN SINGAPORE– June 21, 2011 – Afilias Limited, a leading provider of Internet domain name registry and Domain Name System (DNS) services, and RIGHT OF THE DOT LLC, a consulting firm with expertise in domain name valuation, today announced that they have entered into an agreement to assist applicants in ICANN’s forthcoming program for new Top Level Domains (TLDs).

    Afilias und RIGHT OF THE DOT kündigen Zusammenarbeit zur Unterstützung von Bewerbern beim neuen TLD-Programm der ICANN an

    ICANN, SINGAPUR – 21. Juni 2011 – Afilias Limited, ein globaler Anbieter einer Registry für Internet-Domain-Namen sowie von Managed-DNS-Services, und RIGHT OF THE DOT LLC, ein Beratungsunternehmen mit Expertise in der Bewertung von Domain-Namen, gaben heute den Abschluss eines Vertrags bekannt, der der Unterstützung von Bewerbern im anstehenden Programm der ICANN für neue Top Level Domains (TLDs) dienen soll.

    Iron Mountain and Afilias Create Program for New gTLD Registry Applicants

    BOSTON and DUBLIN (Dec. 6, 2010) - Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), the information management company, and Afilias Limited, a global provider of Internet domain name registry and Domain Name System (DNS) services, today announced a co-referral program to benefit applicants of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs).