Ccnso

The Country Code Names Supporting Organization (ccNSO) of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is the policy-development body for a narrow range of global issues regarding country code top-level domains (ccTLD) within the ICANN structure.Established under the bylaws of ICANN, it is responsible for developing and recommending global policies relating to ccTLD to the ICANN Board of Directors, including the name-related activities of ccTLDs and coordinating with other ICANN Supporting Organizations, committees, and constituencies under ICANN.
Posts about Ccnso
  • New ccTLDs may have to block name collisions

    … ICANN is thinking about expanding its controversial policy on name collisions from new gTLDs to new ccTLDs. The country code Names Supporting Organization has been put on notice (pdf) that ICANN’s board of directors plans to pass a resolution on the matter shortly. The resolution would call on the ccNSO to “undertake a study to understand…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 7 readers -
  • Cowley, one foot out of the industry, joins Architelos

    … identifiers). At Architelos, a provider of registry management software and services, she will be a “executive coach and consultant”, Cowley wrote in a blog post. She will also remain a volunteer with ICANN, where she’s the former chair and current councilor of the ccNSO. Cowley has also been named a non-executive director of aql, a data center…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 2 readers -
  • EU IDN not banned after all

    … or lower case” to the text. It seemed pretty straightforward to me — confusing similarity exists regardless of case. I pointed this out to ICANN last Wednesday and asked where I could find the rule that said the ICANN board or staff get to review a “split results” finding but have yet to receive a reply. Related posts: Bulgaria and Greece win IDN ccTLDs on appeal .mii becomes the first new gTLD to face rejection ICANN’s Sword algorithm fails Bulgarian IDN test …

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 3 readers -
  • ICANN board getting three new directors

    …, having stood unopposed for one of the two ccNSO seats. The changes take effect at the end of the LA meeting, which runs from October 12 to 16. Related posts: Kleinwächter joins ICANN board Crocker picked to lead ICANN Two-horse race for ICANN board seat …

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 5 readers -
  • After slamming the ccNSO, India joins it

    … India has become the newest member of ICANN’s country-code Supporting Organization, the ccNSO, just one month after the local registry slammed the group for not representing its interests. The National Internet Exchange (NIXI), which runs .in, became the 152nd ccNSO member yesterday, according to a note on its website. I haven’t reported…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 1 readers -
  • ccTLD anger over IANA group “capture”

    … section of the ccTLD Registry operator community do not share the objectives of the ccNSO membership are now excluded from the process. Balazs Martos, registry manager of Hungary’s .hu, added: I am very concerned that the ccNSO seem to feel they speak for the whole ccTLD Community when dealing with every IANA matter. They do not, .HU is an IANA…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 7 readers -
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