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The domain name is a generic top-level domain (gTLD) of the Domain Name System (DNS) used in the Internet. [1]

39 relations: Afilias, Country code top-level domain, DNS zone, Domain Name System, Domain Name System Security Extensions, Filename extension, Generic top-level domain, ICANN, Internationalized domain name, Internet, Internet Society, Mitre Corporation, Nonprofit organization, Open-source software, Public Interest Registry, Rîbnița, Second-level domain, Transnistria, Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy, Verisign, .ar, .au, .bd, .bo, .com, .edu, .gov, .info, .jp, .mil, .name, .net, .ru, .sl, .so, .tr, .uk, .us, .uy.

Afilias Limited is the registry operator of the.info,.mobi and.pro top-level domain, and service provider for registry operators of.org,.asia,.aero, and a provider of domain name registry services for countries around the world, including.MN (Mongolia),.AG (Antigua and Barbuda),.BZ (Belize),.GI (Gibraltar),.IN (India),.ME (Montenegro),.SC (the Seychelles), and.VC (St. Vincent and the Grenadines).

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A country code top-level domain (ccTLD) is an Internet top-level domain generally used or reserved for a country, a sovereign state, or a dependent territory.

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A DNS zone is any distinct, contiguous portion of the domain name space in the Domain Name System (DNS) for which administrative responsibility has been delegated to a single manager.

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The Domain Name System (DNS) is a hierarchical distributed naming system for computers, services, or any resource connected to the Internet or a private network.

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The Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC) is a suite of Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) specifications for securing certain kinds of information provided by the Domain Name System (DNS) as used on Internet Protocol (IP) networks.

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A filename extension is an identifier specified as a suffix to the name by syntax, often separated from the base filename (by, e.g., a dot, a space), that indicates, e.g., the encoding (file format), the usage, of a computer file.

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A generic top-level domain (gTLD) is one of the categories of top-level domains (TLDs) maintained by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) for use in the Domain Name System of the Internet.

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The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is a nonprofit organization that is responsible for coordinating the maintenance and methodologies of several databases, with unique identifiers, related to the namespaces of the Internet - and thereby, ensuring the network's stable and secure operation.

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An internationalized domain name (IDN) is an Internet domain name that contains at least one label that is displayed in software applications, in whole or in part, in a language-specific script or alphabet, such as Arabic, Chinese, Cyrillic, Tamil, Hebrew or the Latin alphabet-based characters with diacritics, such as French.

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The Internet is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to link billions of devices worldwide.

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The Internet Society (ISoc) is an international, non-profit organization founded in 1992 to provide leadership in Internet-related standards, education, and policy.

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The MITRE Corporation (stylized as MITRE) is an American not-for-profit organization based in Bedford, Massachusetts, and McLean, Virginia.

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A nonprofit organization (NPO, also known as a non-business entity) is an organization that uses its surplus revenues to further achieve its purpose or mission, rather than distributing its surplus income to the organization's directors (or equivalents) as profit or dividends.

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Open-source software (OSS) is computer software with its source code made available with a license in which the copyright holder provides the rights to study, change, and distribute the software to anyone and for any purpose.

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The Public Interest Registry is a Reston, Virginia-based not-for-profit created by the Internet Society (ISOC) in 2002 to manage the.ORG top-level domain.

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Rîbnița (also spelled Râbnița; Moldovan Cyrillic and Ры́бница, Rybnitsa; Ри́бниця, Rybnytsia or Rybnytsya; ריבניץ, Ribnitz; Rybnica) is a city in Moldova, under the administration of the breakaway government of Transnistria.

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In the Domain Name System (DNS) hierarchy, a second-level domain (SLD) is a domain that is directly below a top-level domain (TLD).

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Transnistria (also called Trans-Dniestr or Transdniestria) is a partially recognized state located mostly on a strip of land between the River Dniester and the eastern Moldovan border with Ukraine.

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The Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy (UDRP) is a process established by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for the resolution of disputes regarding the registration of internet domain names.

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Verisign, Inc. is an American company based in Reston, Virginia, United States that operates a diverse array of network infrastructure, including two of the Internet's thirteen root nameservers, the authoritative registry for the,, and generic top-level domains and the and country-code top-level domains, and the back-end systems for the,, and top-level domains.

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.ar is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Argentina.

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.au is the internet country code for Australia.

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.bd is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Bangladesh.

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.bo is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Bolivia.

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The domain name com is a top-level domain (TLD) in the Domain Name System of the Internet.

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The domain name edu is a sponsored top-level domain (sTLD) in the Domain Name System of the Internet.

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The domain name gov is a sponsored top-level domain (sTLD) in the Domain Name System of the Internet.

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The domain name info is a generic top-level domain (gTLD) in the Domain Name System (DNS) of the Internet.

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.jp is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Japan.

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The domain name mil is the sponsored top-level domain (sTLD) in the Domain Name System of the Internet for the United States Department of Defense and its subsidiary or affiliated organizations.

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The domain name "name" is a generic top-level domain (gTLD) in the Domain Name System of the Internet.

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The domain name net is a generic top-level domain (gTLD) used in the Domain Name System of the Internet.

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.ru is the Latin alphabet Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the Russian Federation introduced on April 7, 1994.

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.sl is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Sierra Leone.

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.so is the internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Somalia.

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.tr is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Turkey.

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.uk is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

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.us is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the United States.

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.uy is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Uruguay.

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Redirects here:

.org (top-level domain), Dot org.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/.org

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