.mx

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.mx
Introduced1989
TLD typeCountry code top-level domain
StatusActive
RegistryNIC México
SponsorITESM
Intended useEntities connected with Mexico
Actual useNo nexus or presence requirement is enforced, but most use is in Mexico
Registered domains414,401 (April 2010)[1]
Registration restrictionsNone for .mx nor .com.mx; other subdomains may have restrictions
StructureSecond-level registrations after October 31, 2009; registration at third level beneath generic-category second-level domains
Dispute policiesLDRP
Websitenic.mx
DNSSECNo
 
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.mx
Introduced1989
TLD typeCountry code top-level domain
StatusActive
RegistryNIC México
SponsorITESM
Intended useEntities connected with Mexico
Actual useNo nexus or presence requirement is enforced, but most use is in Mexico
Registered domains414,401 (April 2010)[1]
Registration restrictionsNone for .mx nor .com.mx; other subdomains may have restrictions
StructureSecond-level registrations after October 31, 2009; registration at third level beneath generic-category second-level domains
Dispute policiesLDRP
Websitenic.mx
DNSSECNo

.mx is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Mexico, which in 2009 was re-opened to new registrations by NIC México.[2] In 2009, the .mx ccTLD will be rolled out in three steps:[3]

After the three phases, .mx registrations will be open for the public.

Second-level domains[edit]

Up to August 2009 domain registrations besides .MX, consist of third-level names beneath second-level names which parallel some of the top-level domains:

Currently second level domains can be registered directly under .mx.[4]

On April 30, 2009, second level domain registrations were 0.06% of the total. A month later the value was up to 4.9% On April 30, 2010, second level registrations were 21.4% of the total.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Registry.mx. "Estadísticas mensuales" (in (Spanish)). Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  2. ^ "NIC Mexico announces the phases for the re-opening of domain name registrations directly under .MX.". NIC México. 2009-02-10. Archived from the original on 22 May 2009. Retrieved 2009-03-04. 
  3. ^ "NIC México anuncia las etapas de la reapertura de dominios directamente bajo .MX." (in Spanish). NIC México. 2009-02-10. Archived from the original on 14 February 2009. Retrieved 2009-02-14. 
  4. ^ Registry .mx, Initial Registration Period Star[t]s on September 1st, 2009

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