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A closer look at the new gTLD evaluation program by Stephane Van Gelder

A few days before July 12 of this year, ICANN began evaluating those applications out of the original 1930 received that haven’t since been withdrawn, i.e. all 1924 of them. At this year’s ICANN StudienKreis which I attended in Oslo last week, we learned that the evaluation work is being handled through several panels, each with a specific focus and based on partnerships with specialised firms which have been chosen to fit into the following categories: Financial and technical evaluations will be handled by Ernst & Young, KPMG or JAS Advisors. Geographic names evaluations by The Economist Intelligence Unit or Interconnect Communications; String similarity evaluations by Interconnect Communications or Interisle; DNS stability evaluations by Interisle; And community priority evaluations by The Economist Intelligence Unit or Interconnect Communications. After ICANN gave up on...

Full article: http://www.netnames.com/blog/2012/08/a-closer-look-at-the...

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