The second quarter of the .it Registry is full of important dates, events and news. Among them all, there is the technical implementation of the new SLD edu.it, entrusted to the .it Registry, which saw its date of departure on 20 September. But don’t miss the updates on: the Dnssec, the new security protocol of DNS servers; the Ludoteca and new cybersecurity games; the Registry Roadshow on SMEs and the opportunities available on the Web; the new Registry marketing campaign, and a lot more. Enjoy the read!
Small, Medium, Digital is the name of the Registry .it Road Show that will start next October 26th with the first step in Lecce. Seven steps all over Italy to increase the use of .it and of all the online tools between small and medium enterprises. Every step will be dedicated to a specific area (tourism, wine, fashion, etc), with the consultancy of experts and businessmen with a success .it story.
Internet Festival is back in Pisa: from the 11th to the 14th of October we wait for you at the Meeting Art Craft Center (MAAC) in the area reserved to the Registry .it, named “it come impresa" dedicated to the small and medium enterprises, to the start-up and to self employed individuals of digital marketing. Learning and refresher courses for on the net tools, from e-commerce to video content marketing, from the domain name to Facebook for companies to the growth hacking and to the GDPR. Moreover, the .it stories, the Italian start-up dedicated to food and tourism and so forth.
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’.
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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.