Domains

The domain name system in for a major change

Icann, also known as the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names (and) Numbers, is a formal body that serves as a sort of regulator for overseeing the internet. The institution also looks after and controls the …

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Plans to open up the address system could change the net

The net could well undergo its biggest transformation for decades if the plans to open up the address system are formally cleared. The net’s regulators are going to vote this Thursday (June 26) for deciding …

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Current pool of net addresses is inadequate

Work to migrate Europe to the net’s new addressing system needs to be speeded up, states the European Commission (EC). This call to action is contained in a plan dispatched to the European Parliament asking …

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Domain name registrations grow worldwide

The global market for web based advertising is growing by leaps and bounds, and is expected to gross $35.2 billion by the end of 2007. No surprise, domain name registrations worldwide are also growing at …

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