: DENIC Putting Extensive Changes into Force for .DE Whois Lookup Service by 25 May 2018
Pursuant to the European General Data Protection Regulation, DENIC profoundly restricts data output via its Whois lookup service by 25 May 2018. Information on domain holders will only be provided if specific conditions are met.
: DENIC Becomes ICANN-Designated Agent for Registrar Data Escrow Services After Winning Global Tender
Since 14 May 2018, DENIC is Designated Escrow Agent for ICANN-accredited registrars, this way being the sole provider worldwide to offer registration data escrow on a cost-neutral basis, in compliance with European law.
8 June 2017: DENIC Obtains ICANN Accreditation as New gTLD Data Escrow Agent
As newly approved Authorized New gTLD Data Escrow Agent DENIC offers, with immediate effect, both to ICANN-accredited registrars and registries an escrow service which fully complies with the European legal framework.
28 March 2017: DENIC Domain Statistics 2016: The Regional Distribution of .de Domains in Germany
You find them in every village, every district and in the German metropolises anyway – domains with the German ending .de are registered virtually everywhere in Germany. Their precise distribution is mapped every year in the annual regional domain statistics published by DENIC.
15 March 2017: DENIC Starts Official Operation as Data Escrow Provider for ICANN-Accredited Registrars
DENIC extends its business to include back-up storage for the registration data of ICANN-accredited registrars. These benefit both from DENIC's impartiality and the conformity of its service with European data protection regulations.
16 December 2016: 20 Years of DENIC eG – A Key Pillar of the Free and Secure Internet in Germany
For 30 years, precisely since 5 November 1986, Germany's country code TLD .de has been online. On 17 December, DENIC, the organisation behind .de, now makes the twin jubilee complete, celebrating its 20th anniversary.
28 November 2016: TÜV Nord Awards DENIC ISO 22301 Certificate for Succcessful Business Continuity Management
With the successful ISO 22301 certification of its Business Continuity Management, DENIC clearly underlines the high availability of its systems and effectiveness of its disaster prevention and mitigation processes.