SIDN responds to numerical domain name landrush claims

SIDN logoSIDN, the .nl registry, has been looking into allegations the landrush for numerical domain names was poorly organised and disenfranchised many who participated in the landrush. SIDN has commenced an internal investigation into the complaints that come from a small number of the 500 participants in the landrush.

The results of the investigation will be published this week and it will take into account an online opinion poll conducted by ISPConnect. However SIDN have stated the analysis and interpretation of the opinion poll has been poorly done. SIDN note that ISPConnect have based their findings on the 81 participants in their opinion poll, while there are 2,200 .nl registrars and registries.

SIDN have released a news release in Dutch on the above which is available here.

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