2022-02-22 11:01Press release

Operator of .LV registry partners with Netnod for world-class DNS service

STOCKHOLM AND RIGA: 21 February 2022 - Netnod, the provider of choice for many of the largest Top Level Domains (TLDs), and NIC.LV the operator for the .LV registry, today announced a new partnership.

Under this partnership, NIC.LV will use Netnod’s secondary DNS service (DNSNODE) to ensure fast and resilient DNS for their global services.

"We, the ccTLD registry NIC.LV, are always looking for the most reliable services for our domain. We are delighted to work with the industry-leading, trustworthy and rock solid DNS service provider Netnod to ensure world-wide availability of our .LV domain,” said Katrina Sataki, CEO, NIC.LV

“As one of the most trusted DNS providers, Netnod supports TLDs throughout the world,” said LM Jogbäck, Netnod CEO. “Our DNS service ensures 100% uptime and provides industry-leading security and stability. We are delighted to announce our partnership with NIC.LV and look forward to working together to support their registry.”

As the operator of I-root, one of the world’s 13 root name servers, Netnod’s DNS experts have been ensuring the stability and security of the DNS for more than 20 years. In addition, Netnod’s DNSNODE service for TLDs provides:

  • One of the largest anycast networks available: 70+ locations around the world
  • Strategic support and intelligent connections that optimise routing, reduce latency and improve end user experience
  • Full IPv4 and IPv6 support
  • Industry-leading security and stability with an anycast network designed for maximum resilience against DDoS attack.

More information about Netnod’s DNS service is available here.

Topics: DNS

About Netnod

Netnod provides critical infrastructure support ranging from interconnection services and Internet Exchanges to time services, DNS services and root server operations. With a worldwide reputation for its services and the expertise of its staff, Netnod ensures a stable and secure Internet for the Nordics and beyond. Established in 1996 as a neutral and independent Internet infrastructure organisation, Netnod is fully owned by the non-profit foundation TU-stiftelsen (Stiftelsen för Telematikens utveckling). More information is available at: www.netnod.se