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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.

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The Digital Marketing & gTLD Strategy Congress

Date: 
Mar 11, 2013
Location: 
New York City, NY

Mark your calendar for the Digital Marketing and gTLD Strategy Congress. A unique event for round one gTLD applicants, non-applicant & prospective applicant brands and their advisors.

Featuring speakers from Google, Citi, and L'Oreal, as well as Afilias CMO, Roland LaPlante, the Congress has been created as a networking and learning forum for both round 1 applicants and prospective “round 2” applicants.

ICANN 45: New gTLDs not far away now


Just a few days have passed since the most recent ICANN meeting in Toronto ended and, like always, it was a whirlwind of activity and information. But this time around, with a new CEO and accompanying organizational changes, it felt like the winds were all moving in the same direction: towards a new era of ICANN effectiveness and, of course, new gTLDs.

ICANN 45 - Toronto

Date: 
Oct 14, 2012
Location: 
Toronto, Canada

Afilias is a Gold Sponsor of the upcoming ICANN Conference in Toronto, Canada. 

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

Afilias startet Managed Registry Service

Afilias, Registrierungsstelle für die Top-Level-Domains (TLD) .INFO, .MOBI und .PRO und globaler Anbieter von Registry-Services, gibt heute die Verfügbarkeit seines Managed Registry Service bekannt.

Aufbauend auf den Erfahrungen mit der Verwaltung und der Vermarktung von drei generischen TLDs und dem technischen Service für 13 weitere TLDs bietet Afilias mit dem Managed Registry Service eine Komplettlösung für die Verwaltung von Domains an. Der Service unterstützt Unternehmen bei der täglichen Verwaltung ihrer Domain.

Good News: Afilias selected as registry operator for .post


On June 1, 2012, Afilias signed a formal agreement with the Universal Postal Union (UPU) to handle the technical operations for the sponsored .POST domain, with plans to go live later this year.

UPU Director General Edouard Dayan and Paul Donohoe, UPU Programme Manager of Electronic Postal Services, applaud the agreement in Berne.

Afilias bringing hundreds of new top level domains to the Internet

Registry services leader to support more than 300 new gTLDs

Afilias Limited, the operator of the .INFO, .MOBI and .PRO top level domains (TLD) and a leading provider of registry technical services, today announced that its technology will support 305 new generic TLD applications to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN).

dot Brand Registration Window for New TLDs Closes March 29, 2012

Afilias, a leading global registry services provider, is advising organizations that they have only until March 29, 2012, to complete their ICANN registration to manage and run their own “dot Brand” Top Level Domains (TLD). After March 29, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) -- the Internet governing body -- will no longer accept registrations. Final proposals from registered applicants must be submitted to ICANN no later than April 12, 2012. In short, applicants must start today if they hope to complete the multi-step application process.

Mehr als die Hälfte aller großen Verbrauchermarken
wollen eine dotBrand-Top-Level-Domain beantragen

Eine aktuelle Afilias-Umfrage zeigt, dass 54 Prozent der großen Unternehmen eine dotBrand-Domain beantragen wollen, jedoch sind sich nur wenige der begrenzten Bewerbungsfrist bewusst