30 Oct '12, 7pm

Pre-Delegation Testing Provider for New gTLDs – Request for Proposals. #ICANN

ICANN is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) [PDF, 361 KB] to identify one or more providers for the Pre-Delegation testing that is specified in the gTLD Applicant Guidebook . The set of tests to be performed are specified at a high level in section 5.2. A detailed set of requirements is included in the Request for Proposals. The pre-delegation testing system is expected to be ready to operate by the end of March 2013. Interested parties can send their responses to the Request for Proposals via email to <[email protected] >. The Pre-Delegation Testing deadline to submit a response to the Request for Proposals is 20 November 2012 . Questions regarding the RFP should be submitted via email to <[email protected] > no later than November 7, 2012. The purpose of the Pre-Delegation Testing is to verify that the applicant has met its commit...

Full article: http://www.icann.org/en/news/announcements/announcement-3...

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