Publications and presentations

We are committed to sharing our knowledge of domains, domain names and internet-related topics. By doing that, we aim to further increase the value of the internet in the Netherlands.

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Up to March 2016 we published The.nlyst. You can find previous editions through the archive of The.nlyst.

Publication and presentations of SIDN Labs

You find the publications and presentations of our Research and Development team at SIDN Labs publications.





Lang- uage

Webinar Legal Issues in Dutch: Topical Legal Issues for Registrars and Hosting Service Providers English synopsis of the SIDN webinar

Wolter Wefers Bettink en Lisbeth Meij 02-2016 NL/EN

Studies of SIDN




Lang- uage

The impact of DDoS attacks on Dutch enterprises SIDN/NBIP 11-2018 EN
Trends in internet use 2016 SIDN 11-2016 EN
Trends in internet use 2014 SIDN 11-2014 EN
Trends in internet use 2013 SIDN 12-2013 EN
Trends in internet use 2012 (in Dutch only) SIDN 07-2012 NL
  • Monday 3 September 2018

    .nl domain name

    What's the longest domain name?


    The longest .nl domain name is sixty-three characters long.

    Read more
  • Friday 12 April 2019

    SIDN Labs

    Using machine learning to make the internet more secure


    4 challenges we'll be tackling in the period ahead

    Read more
  • Monday 1 October 2018

    SIDN Labs

    KSK Key Roll Last Call


    Root zone's DNSSEC KSK rollover is going ahead!

    Read more


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