Redwood City, CA -- ISC (ISC) is proud to join Oregon State University, Georgia Tech and Indiana University as new points of distribution for the Mozilla project. The Mozilla project recently announced the formation of the Mozilla Foundation, an independent organization that will continue to promote the development, distribution and adoption of the award-winning Mozilla standards-based web applications and core technologies, including the Gecko browser layout engine.
Redwood City, CA -- ISC (ISC) has installed a new F-root server anycast instance in Beijing in cooperation with APNIC, China Telecom and the Beijing Internet Exchange which is run by China Netcom Corporation (CNC). The new server is a mirror of the F-root nameserver managed by ISC in the United States.
Despite being the world's most populous country, China has never enjoyed the benefits of a local root nameserver, and this development will bring dramatic improvements in speed and reliability to Internet users in Beijing, China and the surrounding region.
Redwood City, CA - Today, the ISC (ISC) initiates operation of a crisis coordination center to protect the Internet's global Domain Name System (DNS). Non-profit ISC's new member-based Operations, Analysis, and Research Center (OARC) includes an Incident Response System, a trusted environment enabling major network operators to coordinate responses to threats and attacks on the DNS. While ISC OARC member organizations may be business competitors, members agree to work together for the common good during times of crisis while also protecting proprietary data.
Redwood City, CA -- ISC (ISC) and the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) announce deployment of a new F-root server in Ottawa, Canada. NRC's contribution of equipment and network services combined with ISC's installation and operational expertise enabled the successful installation of the first root server in Canada. This server was installed as part of ISC's ongoing effort to increase the global footprint of its F-root server and thus increase the reliability of the DNS system worldwide.
Redwood City, CA -- ISC (ISC) and APNIC (Asia Pacific Network Information Centre) announce deployment of a new F-root server in Seoul. This server was deployed as part of a regional effort involving APNIC and ISC, with KRNIC (Korean Network Information Center) providing secure hosting premises and Internet connectivity. The new server will handle DNS queries for the large concentration of Internet users in Korea as well as for the surrounding areas.
Sao Paulo, Brazil - ISC, Inc. (ISC) and Registro.br announced today the deployment of a new Root Name Server in Latin America. The new root server will be a replica of the server that currently operates at ISC, the "F-root server" and will improve the performance and stability of Internet services in Latin America.
Vendors Pool Resources to develop, install and operate root nameserver in New Zealand
Redwood City, CA -- ISC, Inc. (ISC) together with FX Networks, Juniper Networks, TelstraClear and 2Day.com announced today the deployment of a new Root Name Server for the Australasia region. The new root server will be a replica of the server that currently operates at ISC, the "F-root server" and will improve the performance and stability of Internet services in the Southern hemisphere and globally.
A historic agreement has been reached between the Internet Software Consortium (ISC) and NaMeX for Italy's first installation of a Root Name Server replica
Redwood City, CA -- ISC (ISC) and Consorzio NaMeX are proud to announce the recent conclusion of an agreement that will bring in Rome, at NaMeX, Italy's first and only installation of a replica of a Root Name Server. The f-root server mirror, which ISC operates in the USA, will provide a safer Internet and a faster and more reliable Italian network.