Domain Names

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  • Domain Names

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    Domain Names What is a “domain name”? Domain names are the addresses of the Internet, like or A domain name is part of a URL or “Universal Resource Locator;” an Internet Address. Each user on the Internet is identified by a unique IP address, consisting of four bytes (or 32 bits) from 0 to 255 separated by periods, such as To avoid remembering such an unwieldy address, a domain name is used instead. When you type a domain name into your browser

  • The Domain Name System

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    The Domain Name System A name that identifies one or more IP addresses. For example, the domain name represents about a dozen IP addresses. Domain names are used inURL's to identify particular Web pages. For example, in the URL the domain name is Every domain name has a suffix that indicates which top level domain (TLD) it belongs to. There are only a limited number of such domains. For example: · gov - Government agencies · edu - Educational

  • Domain Name System

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    DNS DNS, the domain name system, is a distributed database system designed to provide a name to address lookup to computers requesting information over the internet. It is comprised of two main components, A hierarchy and name service. Hierarchy • responsible for the structure, naming conventions, and delegation of authority • Provides a means of managing the distribution database system. DNS name service • Provides the actual name to address mapping mechanism. Figure 1 Domain Naming Scheme

  • The Domain Name System

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    The Domain Name System (DNS) is a distributed, hierarchical database of Internet name and address information. The purpose of the DNS is to resolve, or map, the names of host computers to numerical IP (Internet Protocol) addresses. Every computer connected to the Internet has its own unique IP address. The IP address is a 32-bit number that is conventionally presented in dotted decimal form divided into four binary octets. The domain name is an alphanumerical name that corresponds to the IP address

  • Web Hosting and Domain Name System

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    within the organizational plan. This proposal will address the process for hosting on a Microsoft Windows Server 2012 server internally. The proposal will also address securing the web server and website. This proposal will also address name resolution for the corporate offices and the ten remote locations. Hosted Website Because lives in a hosted environment, the corporate website frequently appears offline to our customers and employees alike. Server resources within the shared

  • Pascal Ong and Nia's Domain Name

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    proposed domain name. In order to do such they will be required to register the address with a domain name registry, which will generally accept applications on a first come first served basis. is already registered by Giant Games Ltd (GGL), however PON may offer to buy the domain name from them. A domain name is capable of being a registered trade mark under the Trade Marks Act 1994 on the basis that it functions as a source indicator. A trademark may consist of personal names and letters

  • A Modified Approach for the Domain Name System Security

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    above files. After this DNSRoot Receiving Secrete key and hostname from DNSResolver and Decrypt it using own private key. Obtain top level domain from received hostname then retrieving IP of the same from database. The received IP and port are encrypted using secrete key. Now the next step is Reading public key of top level domain. Connect to that top level domain using IP and port number. Encrypting token ,secrete key and ip using public key of top level do... ... middle of paper ... ...he existing

  • Choosing the Right Domain Names and Web Hosting for Your Company or Products

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    pointers which can help you and your product to get better coverage. Following certain pointers when it comes to the choosing of domain names and hosting can be very beneficial for the marketing of your product. Choosing the right domain name is very important for the marketing of a company or a product. The most basic criteria to consider while choosing a domain name is that it should be short, catchy and easy to write. This way it will be retained better in memory. Avoid using word and numbers

  • Nominet’s Dispute Resolution as a Procedure Suited to Settling Complex Domain Name Disputes

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    Domain names have become extremely valuable commodities for businesses wishing to attract potential customers to their websites. Existing trade marks have become part of domain names (for example “”), while popular domain names have also become trade marks (“”). A recent controversial dispute between social networking site MySpace, Inc and a small UK Internet Service Provider has highlighted the commercial value of domain names and the legal minefield which surrounds ownership

  • How Effective is Trademark Law in the Context of Online Disputes?

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    pertaining to trademark law have been highlighted through emergent internet domain name disputes. “Domain names are alphanumeric combinations that serve to mask internet protocol (IP) addresses” , for user-friendly access to individual web sites. No two websites can have the same domain name. In order to ensure the consistent clarification of individual reputations, businesses and organisations vie to register domain names akin to associated trademarks. This paper discusses the effectiveness of jurisdictional