If you have been trying to access the telegraph online or TheRegister tonight you might come in for a bit of a surprise as the sites look as if they have been hacked. More specifically it looks like some Domain Name Servers have been hacked, diverting traffic to other pages. Many people will not notice. […]
IPv6 is on my mind and we have been busy in the background getting ready for the big day. You will have noticed the countdown timer on the bottom right of this blog. Time is marching on. This last week we have been working on our IPv6 DNS capability. DNS is one of the first steps on […]
Timico is a member of LINX, or the London Internet Exchange. Linx is a not for profit meeting point in London where ISPs and network operators meet to peer their traffic, ie to share their connectivity with one another. It is a sign of the pace of growth in internet related activity that membership of LINX rose […]
Interesting fact that came out at the nominet meeting today was that they have almost 7 million .uk domain names under management. These are being added to at the rate of 137,000 new registrations a month, offset by the fact that only 70% of domains are renewed when they expire.