Blacknight CEO to Speak on ICANN Contract Issues at The Munich Conference on New Top-Level Domains.ICANN is a US corporation, but it enters into contracts with many non-US entities. With the launch of new top level domains the number of non-US companies signing contracts will grow exponentially, as will the conflicts with national law
Blacknight Announce the Arrival of The First New Top-Level DomainsThe first four new domain name extensions (the bit on the right of the dot) were put live yesterday evening. All four are internationalised domain names, ie. in non-Latin script. Over the next few months hundreds of new top level domain names will launch and become available for businesses and individuals to register, both in English and their native languages.
Blacknight CEO wins Overall Net Visionary AwardLeading Irish domain registrar and hosting company Blacknight (http://www.blacknight.com/) has another accolade under their belt. Blacknight CEO Michele Neylon is this year’s recipient of the Overall Net Visionary Award awarded by the Irish Internet Association (IIA).
Blacknight Announce They are not Impacted by PRISMAs information about the US based intelligence gathering program PRISM continues to make headlines, Blacknight has launched an outreach effort to educate their customers on the nature of the program in order to help them determine whether it impacts them. The Irish owned hosting company is not impacted by PRISM and will only respond to requests from Irish law enforcement ie. An Garda Síochána
Blacknight Calls on Internet Users to Reclaim their Online IdentityBlacknight (http://www.blacknight.com) want Internet users to know that storing their data on social networks is not a long-term online content management solution. As social networks rise and fall, so does the information stored there. The safest and most effective way to store and manage online content is through a personally controlled business or personal site
Blacknight (http://www.blacknight.com/) are an Irish based, ICANN accredited domain registrar and hosting company. Recipients of several awards for their revolutionary use of social media, Blacknight are one of Europe’s most cutting edge Internet companies. Blacknight constantly seek to lead the way by introducing innovative solutions for its client base and provide dedicated servers and co-location as well as a comprehensive range of Microsoft Windows and Linux based hosting plans and domain name registration services to business globally. IP transit services and other solutions for more demanding business and academic customers are offered a la carte.