[At-Large] Notice of Motion: update to ALAC advice on gTLDs

Adam Peake ajp at glocom.ac.jp
Wed Dec 21 09:29:39 UTC 2011

>On 20 Dec 2011, at 22:56, John R. Levine wrote:
>>  No, I'd rather do arithmetic on verifiable facts.  I also have to wonder
>>  about .ASIA's long term viability.  If they have under 200K domains, since
>>  their registry fee is $10, their annual revenue is under $2M.  They
>>  probably pay half of that to Afilias to manage the registry, and you can't
>>  pay much of a staff on under $1M/yr.
>Depends on how many staff you actually need ..

Looks like 13.


>If Afilias is handling all the technical stuff and the customer 
>support, then why would DotAsia need loads of staff?
>Several of the registries have very small head counts
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