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    Re: Decision now available on http://www.steinle.l
    by simon on Monday September 02 2002, @01:09AM (#8912)
    User #2982 Info | http://www.nic.pro/
    That link works in the Name.Space, the ORSC and in the Pacific Root.
    See details here: http://root-dns.org/vuedig/vuedig_tld.php?record=NS&tld=pro

    You see the problem: RegistryPro only covers 90 to 95% of the Internet user. That is too less for lawyers, doctors and accountants, which deal with confidential information. Imagine an e-mail with confidential information would be mailed to the wrong person.

    The only solution: Register with both registries:
    1. with RegistryPro and
    2. with NIC.PRO - the Original

    NIC.PRO had not begun taking registrations yet, but I could have done that for a long time! I only registered the following domain names for me:
    If there would be registrants of these corresponding domain names with RegistryPro I would offer them my domain names with NIC.PRO for free.

    It is my intent to let RegistryPro domain name registrants register their corresponding domain name with the NIC.PRO registry in addition. This has following benefits:

    1. .PRO is a "non-colliding" TLD unlike .info and .biz
    2. Professionals could register IDENTICAL domain names in the "legacy root" and in the Inclusive Namespace root. Therefore users could get the same information whether they surf the "legacy root" or the Inclusive Namespace roots.
    3. Because IDENTICAL sites with domain names registered in two registries exist in the "legacy root" and in the "Inclusive Namespace roots" there could be a complete data loss in one registry. Moreover one root network could go down completely. The domain name and the website would still be fully functional in the other root network!
    That's the benefit of redundancy.
    ICANN TALKS about Stability and Security of the Internet, others take action.
    4. Security issues are paramont in the .PRO name space, it will be used by professionals like lawyers or accountants. If professionals would only register their domain name with RegistryPro the possibility that e-mails would reach their corresponding e-mail addrsss is approx. 95%. And you know these e-mails would very likely contain confidential information.
    Therefore a 100% solution is needed. If professionals would register their domain name with both registries they could make sure that NO e-mail message would get lost.

    NIC.PRO - The Original .pro third level domain registrynic.PRO will be back online soon with FREE sub-domains. Dowload the FREE plug-in at
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