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Auction for .PING and .SRL Contention Sets Slated for 25 March

ICANN new generic Top Level Domains logoICANN has announced an Auction will be facilitated by Power Auctions LLC on 25 March 2015 to resolve string contention for two new gTLD strings: PING and SRL.

Four applicants are expected to participate in the Auction for their applied-for string. Within seven days after the completion of the Auction, the results, including a results report, will be posted to the Auction Results page of the New gTLD Microsite. In addition, the Auction Proceeds page will be updated within seven days to reflect the proceeds and costs related to the Auction.

The Auction Schedule [PDF, 251 KB] is updated as of 23 March 2015 to reflect eligible contention sets. For additional information regarding Auctions, please view the Auctions landing page.