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[.fr,.paris,.bzh,.corsica,etc.]Production & Sandbox: Network maintenance

Friday 18 January 2019 09:00:00

AFNIC will perform a network maintenance on 29/01/2019 from 06:00 AM to 09:00 AM

During the maintenance the following services will not be available:


  •  [.paris, .bzh, .corsica, .alsace, .ovh] Production & Sandbox:  the extranet, EPP and the publication will be impacted,
  •  [.leclerc] Production: the extranet, EPP and the publication will be impacted,
  •  [.fr] Production: Only the extranet will be impacted.
We apologize for any inconvenience cased.

Thanks for your understanding.


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Afnic is the acronym for Association Française pour le Nommage Internet en Coopération, the French Network Information Centre. The registry has been appointed by the French government to manage domain names under the .fr Top Level Domain. Afnic also manages the .re (Reunion Island), .pm (Saint-Pierre and Miquelon), .tf (French Southern and Antarctic Territories), .wf (Wallis and Futuna) and .yt (Mayotte) French Overseas TLDs.
In addition to managing French TLDs, Afnic's role is part of a wider public interest mission, which is to contribute on a daily basis, thanks to the efforts of its teams and its members, to a secure and stable internet, open to innovation and in which the French internet community plays a leading role. As part of that mission, Afnic, a non-profit organization, donates 90% of its profits to its Foundation for Digital Solidarity. Afnic is also the back-end registry for the companies as well as local and regional authorities that have chosen to have their own TLD, such as .paris, .bzh, .alsace, .corsica, .mma, .ovh, .leclerc and .sncf.
Established in 1997 and based in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, Afnic currently has 80 employees.