DNS Business at the 7th Africa DNS Forum

The 7th edition of the Africa Domain Name System Forum was held in Gaborone, Botswana from 22nd to 24th July 2019. The forum was hosted by the Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority (BOCRA). The objective of the three-day event was to help the Africa Domain Name Industry to grow at a competitive rate and to ensure … Continue reading DNS Business at the 7th Africa DNS Forum

AC.ZA goes live on the Gateway SRS

Possibly the first second-level domain created in South Africa, AC.ZA provides a unique Internet domain name space for use by higher education institutions, learned societies and associated research and support institutions that are domiciled in the Republic of South Africa. Education is a fundamental driver of personal, national and global development, as confirmed by Nelson … Continue reading AC.ZA goes live on the Gateway SRS

MANDELA DAY at Dimphonyana Tsa Lapeng “Little Gifts of Home”

This year DNSBus celebrated Mandela Day at Dimphonyana tsa Lapeng, meaning " Little Gifts of Home", an orphanage in Olievenhoutbosch, Centurion that was founded in 2001 by Mam' Asnath Teffo. The DNSBus team delivered groceries and lunch for the children whilst spending their 67 minutes playing and getting to know the children and staff. The DNS … Continue reading MANDELA DAY at Dimphonyana Tsa Lapeng “Little Gifts of Home”

Software Analysis Intern Livhuwani Mabasha on Testing

Starting your first job can be challenging, exciting and intimidating all at the same time, however, there's something new and intriguing about being in the office, surrounded by your team every day and knowing that your contributions are meaningful to the company. This, as well as walking away from the office every afternoon having gained … Continue reading Software Analysis Intern Livhuwani Mabasha on Testing

DNS at ICANN65!

ICANN65 was held at the Palmeraie Conference Center Marrakech. Two representatives from DNS were in attendance - Sasha Dinculescu and Calvin Browne. The 4 day event marked the 2019 ICANN Policy Forum which is typically dedicated to policy development work of the Supporting Organisations and Advisory Committees (SO/ACs), and regional outreach activities. Internet policy is … Continue reading DNS at ICANN65!

DevOps intern shares his experience working on new SSL Certificate

Meet Michael Mabye, a Computer Science graduate who obtained his┬áBSc and Honours degree in Computer Science from the University of Limpopo. While pursuing his Honours degree he tutored younger student in database and operating systems and was also very active in fighting for student rights and affairs. From a very young age he was fascinated … Continue reading DevOps intern shares his experience working on new SSL Certificate