Archive for the ‘Jothan’ Category

…And I am back – doing NamesCon through January 2015!

Hi and thanks for visiting my blog. I concluded a long project that had requested I drop my industry profile and blogging activity, which gives me time to blog. That said, I am focusing the majority of my available time on a very special domain name industry conference, called NamesCon, along with Richard Lau and […]

James Seng diagrams the new TLD Process

James Seng is a long time friend and fellow domain industry veteran who helped to create and evolve the IDN standards.  He’s made a great ‘Prezi’ slide show of the process of applying for a new TLD.   new gTLD program on Prezi This is worth looking at, as it goes into some good detail. […]

Netherlands .nl Overtakes China’s .cn ccTLD

The Dutch ccTLD, .nl, has overtaken the Chinese ccTLD, .cn. On 31st of January 2011, the .nl had 4,257,410 domains registered according to the .nl registry website The .cn registry figures for January 2011 show that it has 3,494,227 domains registered. This is a massive change for the .cn ccTLD but it is largely […]

Domain Name Registration Book Reviews

Featured Domain Name Registration: Domain Name Registration Policies – Need for New Actions Globally, Not Domestically Public Records: Copyright, Patent, Domain Name Registry, Aircraft Registration, Criminal Record, Records Management, Background Check Domain names management and legal protection [An article from: International Journal of Information Management] New top-level domain names: offer online opportunities for franchisors: if […]

Domain Name Law Book Reviews

Featured Domain Name Law: International Domain Name Law: Icann and the Udrp Domain Name Law and Practice: An International Handbook Franchisors Brandish Pair of Powerful Weapons in the War on Cybersquatters.(domain name laws): An article from: Franchising World The Current State of Domain Name Regulation: Domain Names as Second Class Citizens in a Mark-dominated World […]

DNS Administration Book Reviews

Featured DNS Administration: DNS on Windows Server 2003 Linux Dns Server Administration (Craig Hunt Linux Library) Windows NT TCP/IP Network Administration BIND 9 DNS Administration Reference Book Microsoft Windows 2000 DNS: Implementation and Administration TCP/IP Network Administration (3rd Edition; O’Reilly Networking) Automating System Administration with Perl DNS in Action: A detailed and practical guide to […]

DNS And BIND Book Reviews

Featured DNS and BIND: DNS and BIND (5th Edition) The Concise Guide to DNS and BIND DNS & BIND Cookbook Pro DNS and BIND BIND 9 DNS Administration Reference Book DNS and BIND (5th Edition) DNS and BIND tells you everything you need to work with one of the Internet’s fundamental building blocks: the distributed […]