Difference between revisions of ".sydney"

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'''.sydney''' is a proposed [[GeoTLD]] in [[ICANN]]s [[New gTLD Program|new gTLD program]]. One public applicant is a joint venture between [[CoCCA]], [[Sedari]], and [[Cloud Registry]]; they plan to apply for both .sydney and [[.melbourne]]. There is speculation that Australian based [[ARI Registry Services]] could also apply for these domains.<ref>[http://domainincite.com/joint-venture-bids-for-aussie-city-gtlds/ Joint Venture Bids For Aussie City gTLDs, DomainIncite.com]</ref>
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'''.sydney''' is a proposed [[GeoTLD]] in [[ICANN]]s [[New gTLD Program|new gTLD program]]. The government of the Australian state of New South Wales has selected [[ARI Registry Services]] to provide the technical registry functions for the extension. The government is also contracting out other gTLD consultancy work with [[Melbourne IT]].<ref>[http://www.ariservices.com/news-ari_wins_tender_for_melbourne_and_sydney.php News ARI Wins Tender for Melbourne and Sydney, ARIservices.com]</ref> ARI Registry Services beat out a joint venture between [[CoCCA]], [[Sedari]], and [[Cloud Registry]], which applied for both .sydney and [[.melbourne]].<ref>[http://domainincite.com/joint-venture-bids-for-aussie-city-gtlds/ Joint Venture Bids For Aussie City gTLDs, DomainIncite.com]</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 21:09, 27 February 2012

Status: Proposed
country: Australia, International
Registry: State of New South Wales, Department of Premier and Cabinet
Registry Backend: GoDaddy
Type: GeoTLD
Community: Unknown if Community App
nTLDStats
Registrations: 7,375
Parked Domains: 4,814
Parked Domain %: 65.27 %
Important Dates
Delegation: 05 November 2014
General Availability: 17 February 2015

More Information: 1}}

.sydney is a proposed GeoTLD in ICANNs new gTLD program. The government of the Australian state of New South Wales has selected ARI Registry Services to provide the technical registry functions for the extension. The government is also contracting out other gTLD consultancy work with Melbourne IT.[1] ARI Registry Services beat out a joint venture between CoCCA, Sedari, and Cloud Registry, which applied for both .sydney and .melbourne.[2]

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