Dynamics of work Cyrillic domain .RF

Andrei Kolesnikov, the head of the Coordination Center domain .RF and .PU, September announced the fifth intermediate result of the blast zone .RF, which was recently registered. If you look in general, the project took place. Although many suppliers of electronic services do not take it seriously.

Domain .RF – one of the first in the world arena IDN-domains. Writing about it appeared in the registers of the root servers of the global Internet addressing May 12, 2010. From that day have the opportunity to place Internet sites in the domain. Lasted six months priority registration, then was allowed mass. Now recorded zone of at least 800 thousand names. This is the level of similar volumes prescribed a Latin domains, such as .RU.

According to Kolesnikov, the domain is in perfect order: notes quite dynamic growth. The main thing is that they have started to use people. When planning domain registration rate has been made to ensure that the area to create a similar .PU. time had its own way and .RF occupied a niche in the market for small and medium-sized businesses that promote themselves through outdoor advertising. Site name, written in Cyrillic, is well remembered and read. Although Kolesnikov noticed that many still prefer to set the name of the Cyrillic letters www. Most likely, it’s out of habit, to let people know that we are talking about the network resource and did not write it in the address bar.


Cyrillic domain Ukr open access to all network users in five months

Ukraine has started registration of addresses in the domain Ukr. Head of the State Agency for Science, Innovation and Information Vladimir Seminozhenko at a briefing held in the Cabinet said that in the first month of the domain registration will only be possible for the authorities.

The entire first month since the possible detection of the right to fix the address will be given only to public authorities.

After a month will be allowed to register all trademarks. For them, the registration period will last four months. Upon expiration of the registration will be allowed to any network user. The order procedure was adopted with a view to preventing cybersquatting.

Ukraine is among the list of 30 countries that have their own national domain. She became the third country after Russia and Kazakhstan, which was in the possession of a Cyrillic domain.

Vladimir Seminozhenko believes that the new domain will greatly expand the share of the Ukrainian segment of the Internet and simplify the use of the domain space. Now, looking for any interesting you website, you think about how to write his name in Latin. After registering Cyrillic domain can simply write its name in the address bar.

Soon will identify all regulatory requirements with respect to registrars, the conditions under which it is possible signing of agreements for the use of domain names, and other documents required by the corporation ICANN.

As you know, in 2009 the right to administer the domain Ukr received Ukrainian Network Information Center.

The exact amount of domain name registration, no one calls it, but we do know that the price will not exceed 250 thousand hryvnia. Seminozhenko said that over time the price will decrease.

In Russia, there are now about five million Cyrillic domain names. According to forecasts, in the Ukraine in three years is expected to one million addresses in the domain Ukr.