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Maintenance .org

Une maintenance du système d’enregistrement des .ORG est programmée pour le 12 mai 2007 entre 15h00 et 19h00. Pendant cette période, le système d’enregistrement (SRS), y compris l’interface d’administration Web et le service de WHOIS, seront indisponibles. Aucune manipulation sur les domaines ne sera possible. Les domaines continueront à résoudre normalement.

.ORG Registry Scheduled Maintenance

The .ORG Production Registry System is scheduled for maintenance on 12 May 2007 between the hours of 15:00 and 19:00 UTC. During this period, the .ORG Shared Registration System (SRS), including the Web-based Administrative Interface and the WHOIS service, will be unavailable.
Registering and manipulating domain and other registry objects will not be possible. Domains will continue to resolve normally.

NeuLevel : Registry Maintenance Announcement

The NeuLevel and NeuStar Registries will be performing routine maintenance on all of the production environments on Saturday April 21, 2007 starting at 12:00 UTC (8:00 EDT) and ending at 20:00 UTC (16:00 EDT).

Please note for this maintenance that .BIZ will only be down for six (6) hours. The start time will remain the same; 12:00 UTC (8:00 EDT) however, you should be able to connect to .BIZ after 18:00 UTC (14:00 EDT).

In our previous announcement we mentioned the Chinese and Japanese IDN.BIZ would launch following this maintenance, however that has been re-scheduled for a future date. We will be sending a separate announcement in regards to this.

During this maintenance, the following servers will be unavailable (please note the start/end times):

.BIZ production 12:00 UTC – 18:00 UTC {08:00 EDT – 14:00 EDT}
.US production 12:00 UTC – 20:00 UTC {08:00 EDT – 16:00 EDT}
.CN production 12:00 UTC – 20:00 UTC {08:00 EDT – 16:00 EDT}
IDN CN production 12:00 UTC – 20:00 UTC {08:00 EDT – 16:00 EDT}
.TW production 12:00 UTC – 20:00 UTC {08:00 EDT – 16:00 EDT}
.Travel production 12:00 UTC – 20:00 UTC {08:00 EDT – 16:00 EDT}

NeuLevel : Maintenance .biz, .us, .cn, .tw

Les environnements de production des registres NeuLevel et NeuStar seront en maintenance le samedi 21 avril 2007 de 12h00 à 20h00. Veuillez noter que le .biz ne devrait être en maintenance que durant 6h, donc à partir de 18h les connexions aux .biz seront rétablies.
Dans notre annonce précédente, nous avions mentionné que les IDN .BIZ chinois et japonais subirait aussi cette maintenance, mais cela a été remis à une date ultérieure.

Pendant cet entretien, les serveurs suivants seront indisponibles :
.BIZ : de 12h00 à 18h00
.US : de 12h00 à 20h00
.CN : de 12h00 à 20h00
IDN CN : de 12h00 à 20h00
.TW : de 12h00 à 20h00
.Travel : de 12h00 à 20h00

UNWTO and .travel Unveil New Emergency Response Portal –

« BERLIN (March 5, 2007) – In an effort to reach out to the global travel community during times of crises, the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), together with Tralliance Corporation, the .travel Registry, have announced plans to utilize the .travel domain for its online Emergency Management System –
The portal, which initially focuses on Avian Flu preparation, will be enhanced to become a unified global tracking system for all emergencies and crises affecting tourists and the industry sector. »


Mobile advertising is going to be huge in 2007

« Mobile advertising is going to be increasingly high-profile in the next few years. And I don’t mean Crazy Frog or those baffling Phones 4 U TV commercials. Advertising on your mobile has so far been largely restricted to annoying spam text messages – the sort that often arrive at 3am. But that’s going to change, with mobile operators and content companies keen to make extra revenue, and big brands eager to find a way of reaching the young consumes who’ve been deserting print and TV in their droves. »

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.kr (South Korea) second level Landrush

The Landrush for second level .kr registrations began on Wednesday 28th March. Second level .kr names are open to all companies, organisation and individuals in Korea. Local presence is a requirement for registration!

The .kr Registry accepts applications during the Landrush phase is until 11th April. The Landrush phase is not on a first come, first served basis.

When the Registry receives multiple applicants for the same domain during the Landrush phase, the Registry will conduct a lottery to determine who will be assigned the domain name.

The Landrush results will be announced on 12th April. General registration begins on 19th April 2007.

Source : DomainNews

Your .biz in chinese or japanese IDN

Chinese and Japanese Internationalised Domain Names (IDN) language scripts will be available in the .biz domain space from April 2007.

IDN .biz domain names are unrestricted and are registered on a first come, first served basis. The new languages will be conformant to the Guidelines for the Implementation of Internationalised Domain Names, Version 2.1, which can be found on ICANN’s website.

Source : DomainNews