May 12, 2008; 08:53 AM
Dublin, Ireland - May 12, 2008 - Afilias, a global provider of
registry services, announced today that it has launched a new product
site (www.info.info) where domain name
registrars and Internet users can get information about
the .INFO domain.
"The .INFO domain is the world's most intuitive path to information on
the Internet and we are pleased to provide this new Web site that will
showcase .INFO's value as the only truly global Internet extension," said
Roland LaPlante, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for
Afilias. "With over 5 million registrations it continues to prove itself
a valuable top-level domain."
The new site contains an
enhanced .INFO WHOIS search, a news blog, statistical information, links,
and FAQs about the domain name registration process. A major feature is also
a directory of interesting .INFO sites and a submission form where site
owners can submit their .INFO Web site to be added to the directory and
possibly be featured on the home page. Internet users can also use the
ShareThis feature to post information from the new info.info site into their
favorite social networking sites like Facebook, MySpace, del.icio.us, digg,
Afilias provides global registry services that
leverage proven technology to deliver fast, reliable and secure service.
Afilias' technology supports a wide range of applications, including
Internet domain registries such as .INFO, .ORG, .aero, .mobi, .asia, .me,
and many country code domains.
Afilias also provides services in the RFID
market with its Afilias Discovery Service, which enables real-time lookup
of event histories across RFID networks. Afilias maintains international
headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, sales offices in London, England, sales
and operational facilities in Toronto, administrative offices in the U.S.
near Philadelphia, PA, and operational offices in New Delhi, India. For
more information please visit www.afilias.info.