assigns domain names on a first come, first-served basis through registrars.
Figure 1 shows the response from the InterNIC
server when it was queried with "datasync.
Only in the United States, through a non-profit agency called InterNIC
- run by Network Solutions can a domain be registered without a two letter country suffix (with just .
(*)charges * $ 5 per month for five megabytes additional disk storage * $10 per image scanning and palate reduction * $50 per hour for page creation (based on an initial estimate) * $40 set-up and $10/month for secure encrypted server * $75 per hour for CGI/database programming (based on an initial estimate) * InterNIC
charges for the registration of a domain name.
Domain names intended as commercial sites are designated by InterNIC
by the suffix .
Network Solutions assigns the domain names on a first-come, first-served basis via e-mail or an interactive application at Network Solution's InterNIC
site, at http://rs.
Furthermore, because of InterNIC
policy, SUNY Potsdam was not able to get additional address space.
Names which are extremely similar to yours and obviously confusing can be registered, even if you know and prove that the intent was to confuse, Internic
will not withdraw the name.
To get your own name you have to register with InterNIC
a sort of Internet clearing house.
net/scout/yknow/) Web report for 1(-12 students located on the InterNIC
Net Scout Services site.
Each computer directly attached to die Internet is assigned a domain name by Internic
, the Internet Network Information Center.
Registration must be done electronically, and templates are available at the InterNIC
Web site at "http://rs.