Internet Top Level Domain Names

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This dataset represents the delegation details of top-level domains, including gTLDs (Generic top-level domains) such as .com, and country-code TLDs such as .uk.

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A top-level domain (TLD) is one of the domains at the highest level in the hierarchical Domain Name System of the Internet. The top-level domain names are installed in the root zone of the namespace. For all domains in lower levels, it is the last part of the domain name, that is, the last label of a fully qualified domain name. For example, in the domain name www.example.com, the top-level domain is com. Responsibility for management of most top-level domains is delegated to specific organizations by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), which operates the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA), and is in charge of maintaining the DNS root zone.

The official list of all top-level domains is maintained by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) at the Root Zone Database. IANA also oversees the approval process for new proposed top-level domains. As of February 2017, the root domain contains 1528 top-level domains, while a few have been retired and are no longer functional.

Date Created

2017-02

Last Modified

2017-02

Version

2017-02

Update Frequency

Irregular

Temporal Coverage

N/A

Spatial Coverage

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Source

John Snow Labs => Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA)

Source License URL

John Snow Labs Standard License

Source License Requirements

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Source Citation

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Keywords

Domain Names, Top Domains, Top Level Domain Names, ICANN, IANA, Internet Assigned Numbers Authority, DNS, Domain Name System, DNS Root Zone, Internet Domain Names

Other Titles

List of Internet Top Level Domains, Top Level Domain Names List

NameDescriptionTypeConstraints
Domain_NameA domain name is an identification string that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, authority or control within the Internet. Domain names are formed by the rules and procedures of the Domain Name System (DNS). Any name registered in the DNS is a domain name.stringrequired : 1
Domain_TypeType of top-level domainstringrequired : 1
Sponsoring_OrganizationCompany and/or brand namestringrequired : 1
Domain_NameDomain_TypeSponsoring_Organization
.sesgenericSES
.aarpgenericAARP
.axagenericAXA SA
.mangenericMAN SE
.rwegenericRWE AG
.sapgenericSAP AG
.tuigenericTUI AG
.ubsgenericUBS AG
.abbgenericABB Ltd
.ovhgenericOVH SAS