i-DNS.net International & Dotster Announce Strategic Partnership

Apr 18, 2001, 01:00 ET from i-DNS.net International

    NEW YORK, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- i-DNS.net International (i-DNS.net),
 the world's leading Multilingual Internet Solutions Provider, today announced
 a strategic partnership with Dotster, a leading domain name registrar.
     Under terms of the partnership, Dotster will use i-DNS.net's multilingual
 technology to enable the registration of multilingual domain names in
 VeriSign's Multilingual Testbed.  Dotster will also distribute iClient(TM),
 the free Windows Plug-in that enables the resolution of multilingual domain
 names worldwide.
     "Dotster is pleased to partner with i-DNS.net to extend our multilingual
 domain name offerings and moving closer to promote a true internationalization
 of domain name registration," said Clint Page, President and CEO, Dotster.
 "By offering resolution via iClient, Dotster's multilingual domain
 registration services now offers a one-stop-shop capability from registration
 to resolution, all under the Dotster brand our customers know and trust."
     i-DNS.net's iClient was introduced as a core component for using
 multilingual domain names registered in the VeriSign Multilingual Testbed.  It
 is the most comprehensive multilingual domain name resolution software
 available, supporting all domain names registered in the VeriSign Multilingual
 Testbed.
     "Dotster's global presence and history of innovation make them a perfect
 partner for i-DNS.net." said Michael Ng, CEO, i-DNS.net.  "We're excited to
 welcome Dotster to the i-DNS family and look forward to a successful and
 innovative partnership."
 
     About Dotster
     Launched on January 15, 2000, Dotster has quickly established itself as a
 major player among domain name registrars and was one of the first registrars
 to offer long-term registrations and discounted pricing.  Dotster offers its
 clients superior customer service capabilities and many value-added Web site
 tools.  Dotster's NameSpin feature allows users to search for and register
 still-available synonyms and word combinations.  Dotster's exclusive Bulk
 Registration feature allows you to check and register up to 300 domain names
 in a single session. Dotster Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CAS Holdings
 Inc., headquartered in Kelso, Wash.
     More information about Dotster's services can be found at
 http://www.dotster.com
 
     About i-DNS.net International
     With dual headquarters in Singapore and Palo Alto, CA, and regional
 offices in China, Japan and Korea, i-DNS.net International is the leading
 provider of multilingual Internet technologies and solutions.  The Company's
 core multilingual domain name technology allows people to use the language of
 their choice to navigate the Internet.  By pioneering the global deployment of
 multilingual Internet technology and championing the use of multilingual
 domain names, i-DNS.net seeks to bridge the gap that has hindered Internet
 access for non-native English users of the world.
     For more information, please visit http://www.i-DNS.net
 
     About iClient(TM)
     Developed by i-DNS.net, iClient is a free Windows Plug-in that enables
 access to Web sites using their newly registered multilingual domain names.
 It does so by converting a non-English character domain name into the format
 used for registration and resolution of domain names in VeriSign's
 Multilingual Testbed.  iClient is compatible with Windows 95, 98, NT, and 2000,
 and commonly used browsers like Internet Explorer and Netscape Navigator.
 
 

SOURCE i-DNS.net International
    NEW YORK, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- i-DNS.net International (i-DNS.net),
 the world's leading Multilingual Internet Solutions Provider, today announced
 a strategic partnership with Dotster, a leading domain name registrar.
     Under terms of the partnership, Dotster will use i-DNS.net's multilingual
 technology to enable the registration of multilingual domain names in
 VeriSign's Multilingual Testbed.  Dotster will also distribute iClient(TM),
 the free Windows Plug-in that enables the resolution of multilingual domain
 names worldwide.
     "Dotster is pleased to partner with i-DNS.net to extend our multilingual
 domain name offerings and moving closer to promote a true internationalization
 of domain name registration," said Clint Page, President and CEO, Dotster.
 "By offering resolution via iClient, Dotster's multilingual domain
 registration services now offers a one-stop-shop capability from registration
 to resolution, all under the Dotster brand our customers know and trust."
     i-DNS.net's iClient was introduced as a core component for using
 multilingual domain names registered in the VeriSign Multilingual Testbed.  It
 is the most comprehensive multilingual domain name resolution software
 available, supporting all domain names registered in the VeriSign Multilingual
 Testbed.
     "Dotster's global presence and history of innovation make them a perfect
 partner for i-DNS.net." said Michael Ng, CEO, i-DNS.net.  "We're excited to
 welcome Dotster to the i-DNS family and look forward to a successful and
 innovative partnership."
 
     About Dotster
     Launched on January 15, 2000, Dotster has quickly established itself as a
 major player among domain name registrars and was one of the first registrars
 to offer long-term registrations and discounted pricing.  Dotster offers its
 clients superior customer service capabilities and many value-added Web site
 tools.  Dotster's NameSpin feature allows users to search for and register
 still-available synonyms and word combinations.  Dotster's exclusive Bulk
 Registration feature allows you to check and register up to 300 domain names
 in a single session. Dotster Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of CAS Holdings
 Inc., headquartered in Kelso, Wash.
     More information about Dotster's services can be found at
 http://www.dotster.com
 
     About i-DNS.net International
     With dual headquarters in Singapore and Palo Alto, CA, and regional
 offices in China, Japan and Korea, i-DNS.net International is the leading
 provider of multilingual Internet technologies and solutions.  The Company's
 core multilingual domain name technology allows people to use the language of
 their choice to navigate the Internet.  By pioneering the global deployment of
 multilingual Internet technology and championing the use of multilingual
 domain names, i-DNS.net seeks to bridge the gap that has hindered Internet
 access for non-native English users of the world.
     For more information, please visit http://www.i-DNS.net
 
     About iClient(TM)
     Developed by i-DNS.net, iClient is a free Windows Plug-in that enables
 access to Web sites using their newly registered multilingual domain names.
 It does so by converting a non-English character domain name into the format
 used for registration and resolution of domain names in VeriSign's
 Multilingual Testbed.  iClient is compatible with Windows 95, 98, NT, and 2000,
 and commonly used browsers like Internet Explorer and Netscape Navigator.
 
 SOURCE  i-DNS.net International