20 February 2004: DENIC wins against Kurt Biedenkopf in lawsuit before the Bundesgerichtshof
The former minister-president of the German federal state of Saxony, Kurt Biedenkopf, has lost his case before the German Supreme Court (the "Bundesgerichtshof"). This judgement from the highest court in the land confirms the earlier ones handed down by the lower courts, where the plaintiff had...
20 January 2004: DENIC and eco to sponsor first root server in Germany
To support the efforts to ensure better worldwide distribution of the DNS root servers, DENIC eG as central registry for .de-domains and the Internet Association eco as operator of the exchange point DE-CIX are joining in the establishment and operation of a name server in Frankfurt, which is an...
19 January 2004: New record: Seven million .de domains registered
The number of .de domains registered by DENIC has reached the mark of seven millions on 19 January 2004. Thus, .de has further extended its lead as most popular country code Top Level Domain of the world.
30 December 2003: DENIC: 10 years of successfull domain administration
On 1 January 1994, DENIC started in an institutionaslised form as a project financed from third-party funds at the University of Karlsruhe. This was the beginnung of a story of success, which is documented not only by the fact, that .de is the second most used Top Level Domain in the world following...