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AFNIC Newsletter
SEPTEMBER 2013 - Nº 020 
L'Afnic à la rencontre des entrepreneurs avec ses bureaux d'enregistrement !

In September and October, Afnic and 9 of its registrars will be holding stands at three trade fairs. For 15 days, the Registry for the .fr TLD and its clients will be meeting entrepreneurs, business buyers, prospective franchisees, self-employed entrepreneurs, and the managers of SOHOs / SMEs as well as of recently-created innovative companies. A unique opportunity for all of them to seek advice on how to select and manage domain names, and develop best practices. If you would like to know more, a warm welcome awaits you at the .fr stand at the "Create" Trade Fair (Lille), the E-Commerce Trade Fair (Paris) and the Micro-Enterprise Trade Fair (Paris).

Actualit� de l'Afnic

Afnic Recommends Using the .fr ccTLD to Support the "France" Brand

The public consultation conducted by the "France Brand" task force from 28/06 to 06/09 was used to collect the opinions of professionals and citizens.

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Afnic invites Entrepreneurs to the "Create" Trade Fair in Lille, France

Afnic is taking part in the "Create" Trade Fair at Lille Grand Palais, to advise entrepreneurs on their web presence strategy.

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The .fr TLD continues to gain market share

The concentration ratio of the .fr TLD market & the market shares of the various other TLDs are the focus of the latest Afnic Domain Name Industry Report.

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Advantages and Issues with the Coming of the New gTLDs

With the 47th ICANN meeting that took place in Durban, Afnic has published a new white paper devoted to the issues involved in the new gTLDs.

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Picture of the month
Afnic and Registrar Nordnet at Salon Creer in Lille 2013

Domain name news
  • CZNIC (.CZ) launches new "Website Scan" project. Read more

  • Increase of .net to 6.18 $ starting 1st February 2014. Read more

Afnic Calendar

16-18 September 2013 - France

Lille : Salon Créer

Find Afnic on booth F28 during the Salon Créer in Lille as well as a workshop on how to choose your domain name.


1-3 October 2013 - France

Paris : Salon Micro-Entreprises

Find Afnic on booth B1 during the Salon Micro-Entreprises in Paris as well as a workshop on how to choose your domain name.
10-11 October 2013 - France

Paris : RINDD 2013

Afnic will attend the 3rd edition of the RINDD (Rencontres Internationales des Noms de Domaine) this year dedicated to newgTLDs


24-26 September 2013 - France

Paris : Salon E-Commerce

Find Afnic on booth F074 during the Salon E-Commerce in Paris as well as a workshop on how to choose your domain name.

2-3 October 2013 - Belgium

Brussels: CENTR GA
Afnic will attend the CENTR (Council of European Nation Registries) General Assembly held in Brussels. 

14-18 October 2013 - Greece

Athenes : RIPE 67 
Afnic will attend the 67th RIPE meeting in Athenes.

JCSA2013 Stéphane Bortzmeyer Tutorial
Tutoriel Stéphane Bortzmeyer JCSA2013
JCSA2013 Introduction by Mathieu Weill and Laurent Toutain
JCSA2013 - Introduction par Mathieu Weill & Laurent Toutain
JCSA2013 Christian Jacquenet (Orange)
Christian Jacquenet
JCSA2013 Laurent Toutain and Pascal Thubert
JCSA2013 Luigi Iannone (Télécom ParisTech)
JCSA2013 ANSSI & Afnic
JCSA2013 ANSSI et Afnic présentent l'Observatoire 2012 de la résilience Internet
JCSA2013 Isabelle Chrisment (Inria)
NewgTLDs : A new Big Bang for domain names
Issue Paper on newgTLDs
The 2012 Observatory for Internet resilience in France
Internet Resilience
Afnic Naming Policy overview
Synthese de la Charte de Nommage Afnic
Afnic quality of service performance August 2013
Tableau de bord de la qualité de service
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