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Morocco to host copy of L-Root DNS root name server

Sunday 13 March 2016 | 20:01 CET | News

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African internet registry Afrinic and Moroccan telecom regulator Anrt have signed a memorandum of understanding to facilitate the deployment of a copy of the L-Root DNS root name server in Morocco as part of the Root Server Copy Project (AfRSCP). L-Root, one of the world's thirteen root name servers, is operated by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (Icann). The new root name server copy will boost Africa's critical internet infrastructure and is expected to improve internet stability and resiliency throughout the region. 

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: ANRT / Icann
Countries: Africa / Morocco
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