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Opened “Cyber Kyoto Laboratory” in KICK, which operates “.kyoto”

The Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics (KCGI) Cyber Kyoto Research Institute, which is the only management support operator (registry) of the geographical name top-level domain “.kyoto” with support from Kyoto Prefecture, June 1, 2015, Kyoto Prefecture Opened at the Keihanna Open Innovation Center (KICK), an academic research facility in Seika Town and Kizugawa City.In addition to the management and research of “.kyoto”, we will promote efforts to build “Open University Kyoto” that promotes collaborative education with universities around the world using e-learning.

KCG groups such as Kyoto Information Graduate University and Kyoto Computer Gakuin (KCG) commemorate the establishment of Cyber Kyoto Research Laboratories. We are planning to hold “Investigating Cello”.

In September 2014, Cyber Kyoto Research Institute received the first certification from the prefecture as a research and utilization plan for the center.On May 26, 2015, Kyoto University of Information Science and Kyoto Prefecture signed a comprehensive agreement on cooperation and cooperation, including strengthening the transmission of the Kyoto brand using “.kyoto”.

Cyber Kyoto Laboratories recruited the founding members as a preferred registration program founders program (up to 20 domain names can be pre-ordered / acquired) for the operation of ".kyoto". “” registered its first issue and debuted in cyberspace, and business organizations based in Kyoto are continuing to prepare for registration one after another.The Founders program is until November 30 this year.Subsequent sales programs began in October with “Sunrise I” (alphanumeric and hyphenated) based on the provisions of the US non-profit organization, Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), which manages domains used on the Internet. Trademark registered character string), public / public interest organization priority registration from December and “Sunrise II” (trademark registered character string), “Land Rush” from January 2016 (premium price) ) And general registration from February.