Impact of ICANN RAA 2013: WHOIS info verification

In our previous post talking about the 2013 ICANN RAA (Registrar Accreditation Agreement), we described the changes mandated for the public WHOIS format. Now, let’s take a look at another critical requirement from the RAA, which stems from the Whois Data Accuracy Specification. The requirements from this specification will have a considerable impact on customers and domain holders, and we are about to make certain changes in the system to fulfill them. Verifying the Registrant’s contact information As a part of the Whois Data Accuracy specification, ICANN expects the Registrar to verify the contact information for the Registrant contact of […]

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Impact of the 2013 Registrar Accreditation Agreement on Resellers

Upon signing the 2013 Registrar Accreditation Agreement there will be some critical changes to the system and obligations of a Reseller with respect to domain registration services. With a series of blog posts to come, we will highlight the changes Resellers can expect in the system which will go live by 1st January 2014. Today we want to talk about the change in the WHOIS output format prescribed by ICANN in the 2013 RAA According to the 2013 RAA Registrars will be required to display whois information in a format specified under the Registration Data Directory Service (WHOIS) Specification. Here […]

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Speakers Lineup for the ResellerClub Hosting Summit 2013!

The ResellerClub Hosting Summit has a bunch of speakers that will impart important industry knowledge and recognise growing trends. Here’s the lineup of speakers that are known to deliver some really compelling presentations relating to the Web Services industry. Day 1 Bhavin Turakia – Directi and ResellerClub Over 12 years of technology experience and over 9 years of Market knowledge and is today chiefly responsible for the entire Vision, Strategy, and Service Offerings of the ResellerClub group. He also opened last year’s conference with an amazing keynote session on the India Story and opportunity for Web Hosts in India. You […]

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Refer your friends for the ResellerClub Hosting Summit and win a free Stay!

We hope you have already registered for the ResellerClub Hosting Summit 2013! In case you haven’t, you can find details on the event here and Register for free here! Once you’ve registered for the conference, you can access the Dashboard where you can create your own profile, book flight tickets and hotel rooms, and set up meetings with the Sponsors for RCHS 2013! To compete in the RCHS Referral Contest, all you have to do is: Log in to your Dashboard Click on the Get Your Referral Code Button (pictured below)                       […]

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ResellerClub Hosting Summit 2013 – Registrations Are Now Open!

ResellerClub is thrilled to announce that registrations for the 2nd edition of the ResellerClub Hosting Summit are now open. The Summit will be held on the 17th & 18th of October, 2013, at Hyatt Regency in Gurgaon, New Delhi. After the spectacular success of last year’s event which attracted over 1800 attendees and witnessed participation from several major industry brands, the ResellerClub Hosting Summit is now back as Asia’s Largest Conference dedicated exclusively for the Web Hosting Industry. You get to interact with a number of industry giants such as Verisign, .ORG, .CO, .ASIA, .BIZ, cPanel, HostGator, Realtime Registrar, AfterNIC […]

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Interviews from HostingCon 2013 – Anand Vora (PIR) and Bob Mountain (AfterNic)

We recently attended the hosting industry’s annual conference, HostingCon 2013 (Read our blog roundup here). The conference was held recently in Austin, Texas from the 17th to the 19th of June 2013. We had the opportunity to meet and interact with a bunch of our clients and resellers. We caught up with Anand Vora from PIR, the .ORG Registry who shared his thoughts about HostingCon and his experience working with ResellerClub. Watch the interview here: “Love it! I can’t complain. The phenomenal growth that we’ve gotten in India, I have to thank you guys.” – Anand Vora, PIR   We […]

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ResellerClub at HostingCon 2013

HostingCon 2013 ResellerClub was at the hosting industry’s landmark annual event, HostingCon 2013, which took place at the heart of Austin, Texas this June from the 17th to the 19th. HostingCon gave us the opportunity to meet and interact with the eclectic mix that makes up the hosting community. This year’s HostingCon brought together the hosting industry’s thought leaders, best technology solutions, services and practices in one giant congregation. It felt great to be a part of more than 1,900 attendees from all areas of the hosted services industry, from start-ups to global giants. ResellerClub at HostingCon ResellerClub had a […]

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