Norid AS

Abels gt. 5, 5. etasje
NO–7030 TRONDHEIM

Phone +47 73 55 73 55

Annebeth won ‘Contributor of the Year’ at the CENTR Awards 2017

Among good candidates, Norid’s special advisor Annebeth Lange was pronounced ‘Contributor of the year’ at the CENTR Award ceremony in Brussels 3 October. She was honoured for her many years of work to prevent commercial actors from taking names of countries and territories as their own top level domains. In 2012 ICANN (Internet Corporation for …

Norid staff change their email addresses on 5 October

Email addresses are changed from firstname.familyname@uninett.no to firstname.familyname@norid.no This is what happens: As from 5 October 2017 all Norid employees will have their email address on the format firstname.familyname@norid.no. Additional usernames, for example hmg@uninett.no, will continue as username@norid.no after the transition. firstname.familyname@norid.no will be the sender address for all outgoing email. However, all employees can …

Norid in the final for the CENTR Awards

The service navnesok.no (namesearch), developed by Norid, The Brønnøysund Register Center and The Norwegian Industrial Property Office, is one of three finalists in the category for marketing campaigns in this year’s CENTR Awards. In addition to this special advisor Annebeth B. Lange is nominated in the category «Contributor of the Year» for her contribution in …

Norid shortlisted in two categories in the CENTR Award competition

The service navnesok.no (name search) is on the shortlist in the Marketing Campaign Excellence category. In addition Annebeth B. Lange, Special Adviser at Norid, is nominated as Contributor of the Year for her efforts in international domain policy development. All together there are 17 candidates on the shortlist divided into five categories. The winners will …

System maintenance 2017-06-29

Norid is planning system maintenance on the registry system on Thursday 2017-06-29 08:00-10:00 CET (please note the date). The registry system (EPP and the EPP client), PID automaton, applicant declaration system, registrar web, whois and DAS will be unavailable in short periods during the maintenance window. The name service (DNS) will not be affected.

On 23 May 2017 Norid will undertake the responsibility for kommune.no and herad.no

Until now, KS has administered the category domains herad.no and kommune.no, where around 500 domains associated with municipalities and county authorities are registered. As of 23 May Norid will undertake this responsibility in agreement with KS. When Norid takes over, all the domains under herad.no and kommune.no will be subject to the domain name policy for …

Domain name policy update: Adjusted routines for confiscating domains

The update concerns the following parts of the domain name policy: Adjusted routines for confiscation of domain names  The letter ï (i-umlaut) is added to the list of permitted characters Youth Businesses and Student Businesses no longer have specially assigned organization numbers  Clarification that a domain name cannot be deleted while it is involved in …