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nl-domains: start of numeric domains

(PresseBox) (Cologne, ) ICANN accredited Registrar Secura announced today, that the company is offering free pre-registration of numeric nl-domains.

SIDN, the .nl registry, will introduce numeric .nl domain names to everyone from 28 February 2008 12.00 hrs (CET). Numeric domain names are names made up entirely of numbers (e.g., or of numbers separated by hyphens (e.g. In the first few days after registration begins, SIDN expects a ‘landrush’ of people racing to get the ‘best’ combinations. The registry has therefore put special measures in place to prevent its systems becoming overloaded.

Between 1 and 14 December 2007, trademark and trading name owners were given the opportunity to reserve the corresponding domain names before general registration began. The first name to be reserved in the context of this ‘sunrise period’ for numeric .nl domain names was, which was assigned to the organisation 9292.

ICANN accredited Registrar Secura is offering the pree pre-registration of numeric nl-domains ( The CEO of Secura explains: "Secura is not only ICANN accredited registrar, but also member of the organzization, which is managing the nl-domains. Therefore Secura has a special competence in registering nl-domains."

Marc Mueller

Secura GmbH

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Secura, a German GmbH from Cologne (Germany), was founded 1992 and accredited by ICANN in 2001. Secura is authorized by ICANN to register generic Top Level Domains. In addition, Secura can register almost all active country domains.

Secura sells to resellers, but also to private customers, who can visit Secura's website at (German) or (English). Basic information is also available in other languages - from Hungarian to Chinese. Secura also provides support in many other languages: English, Spanish, German, Dutch, Hungarian, Russian, Serbian, Croatian, Ukrainian and Belorussian. Customers can easily pay by credit cards and other payment methods are available.

Secura has won the "Ai Intellectual Property Award 2016" as "Best International Domain Registration Firm - Germany". Secura was recognized as an 'Innovator' at the 'Innovationspreis-IT der Initiative Mittelstand' in the year 2016 and it won also the best recognition at the 'Innovationspreis-IT der Initiative Mittelstand' . It won the best recognition at 'Innovationspreis-IT der Initiative Mittelstand' and 'Industriepreis' in 2012. Secura was almost among the winners at the 'Hosting & Service Provider Award 2012'.

Secura GmbH is very qualified at the registration of New Top Level Domains and it submits trademarks for the sunrise period as Agent of the Trademark Clearinghouse.

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