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AFNIC Newsletter
OCTOBER 2013 - N° 021 
Afnic pursues its commitment to the digital transition of business

Afnic recently joined the Transition Numerique Plus Association (ATN+). Consisting of IT manufacturers offering products or services for SOHOs / SMEs and institutions sharing their knowledge of the French ICT ecosystem and their networks, the purpose of ATN+ is to develop the digital economy in France. Through web conferences, universities, roundtables, and training for positions as "digital advisors", the association supports companies in adopting new digital applications and helps them integrate the technologies to improve their competitiveness. A challenge consistent with one of Afnic's assignments, namely to help SOHOs / SMEs play a leading role in the digital economy.

Actualité de l'Afnic

Afnic joins the Transition Numerique Plus Association

Transition Numerique Plus brings together the industrial and institutional partners in the French Government's "Digital Transition" program

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Afnic R&D rewarded for its work on the Internet of Things

During the first ceremony of the CENTR Awards 2013, AFNIC received the award in the Research and Development category for its WINGS project.

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Afnic to attend the 3rd edition of the RINDD

The 2013 edition of the RINDD (Rencontres Internationales des Noms de Domaine) will focus on "New gTLDs".

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Afnic to meet Entrepreneurs at the E-commerce Trade Fair

In participating at the E-commerce Trade Fair, Afnic wants to raise the awareness of entrepreneurs about the strategic issues involved in choosing a domain.

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Be one of the First Domain Names to Use the .paris gTLD !

Paris City Hall has launched two calls for proposals to select the first 100 domain names to use the .paris gTLD.

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The .fr TLD to Partner with the E-commerce Trophies on October 9

The E-commerce Trophies, with which the .fr TLD is a partner, reward the best initiatives and the most notable players in e-commerce.

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Entrepreneurs meet Afnic at the Microenterprise Trade Fair

Afnic will present at the Micro-Enterprise Trade Fair from 1 to 3 October to advise entrepreneurs in choosing their domain names.

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Blog Afnic

Corporate Social Responsibility and the DNA of ccTLDs

The last CENTR meeting included a debate on the topic of CSR. Here are some upshots from the discussions.

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Photos du mois
L'Afnic et Nordnet au Salon Creer de Lille 2013
Trophées E-commerce 2013
Le Monde des noms de domaine 
  • CZNIC (.CZ) launches the "Turris" project. Read more

  • Opening of numeric long domain strings for .TEL starting 10/15. Lire la suite

Calendrier Afnic

20-21 November 2013 - France

Nantes : Salon des Entrepreneurs

Meet Afnic at Salon des Entrepreneurs in Nantes as well as a workshop to help you choose your domain name.


DNSSEC promotion
Afnic's DNSSEC campaign promotion will extend over the next five yearsand is designed to encourage innovation under the .fr ccTLD and to strengthen the security of the Internet infrastructure in France.
In order to accelerate the DNSSEC deployment under the .fr namespace, Afnic just launched with its registrars a promotion campaign that includes the publication of Practical guide to DNSSEC deployment as well as a financial incentive!

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Promotion DNSSEC

fr partner of the 2013 E-commerce Trophies
Le .fr partenaire des Trophées E-commerce 2013
WINGS project wins R&D CENTR Award 2013 !
Le projet WINGS
Interview of Julien Naillet, Head of Afnic Communication on Locita TV
Interview Locita de Julien Naillet, Responsable Communication Afnic
NewgTLDs : A new Big Bang for domain names
Dossier Thématique sur les nouveaux gTLD
The 2012 Observatory for Internet resilience in France
Observatoire de la résilience Internet en France
Afnic Naming Policy overview
Synthese de la Charte de Nommage Afnic
Afnic quality of service performance September 2013
Tableau de bord de la qualité de service
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