On July 27 the new ARP portal for the new Registrars’ accreditation was published: it has a new look, there are some improved existing functions and above all there is a new function of accreditation for the registration through DNSSEC. The Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC) guarantees the security and the reliability of the information of the DNS systems (this protocol, through the use of names, and not numbers, allows us to surf the Internet easily).
From 20 September 2018 all Italian schools of all types and levels of public and private can register their edu.it domain name. The technical implementation of the new SLD edu.it has been entrusted to the .it Registry and all the information for registration, the Regulation and the Technical Guidelines are available in the new dedicated section of the Registry site.
Now online the first Quarter of 2018 with all the .it info from January to April. From news and events, facts and figures of the Ludoteca to seminars organised inside and outside the CNR area. In addition, there is the latest from ICANN and CENTR on other domains and extensions and a detailed look at the compliance of Registro .it with the new GDPR regulations.
Presente Digitale is the new project for the dissemination of digital culture, originating from the collaboration between Registro .it and the Institute of Educational Technologies of the CNR. The project was awarded among the "100 projects" worthy within the field of Human Capital and Education. The Award is an initiative promoted within the FORUM PA 2018 event aimed at gathering the best projects that can contribute to a sustainable growth of Italy from today to 2030.
The last period of the passed year was very busy, full of events and activities: among them, the most relevant was the celebration of the thirthy years of .it, culminated with the special event in Milan (at ‘La Pelota’). Furthermore: updates on the Internet Festival, the new Registry comic strip, the numbers of the Ludoteca and ‘Internetopoli’.
Enjoy your reading!
At the end of the year, in Milan the Registry celebrated one of the most important birthdays of its long history: 30 years since the first registered domain name (cnuce.cnr.it). The event saw the participation of many important guests, who retraced their professional and personal stories associated with the Internet and digital Italy in general.
New issue for the dossier Made in .it, the project of cooperation between Registro .it and Il Sole 24 Ore, dedicated to 30 years of the .it.
“Nabbovaldo, or rather the seasons at Internetopoli” by Gabriele Peddes is the title of the new issue of Comics&Science dedicated to the teenagers of today, based on the story that won the .itContest, the schools competition sponsored by the Registry to celebrate thirty years of .it.
Thirty years of .it domain names: per ricordare questa celebrazione e lasciare traccia di questa storica ricorrenza, 24 November sees the launch of an online celebration campaign.