David Redl is now not at NTIA

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  1. Prashant Sharan

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    Man who gave green light to .com price increases is moving on.

    David Redl has abruptly resigned from his post as Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information and Administrator, National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA).

    He served just 18 months in the position.

    During that time he negotiated a revised agreement with Verisign over the .com contract. The agreement allows Verisign to increase the wholesale price of .com domain names by 7% per year in four out of six years pending approval from ICANN.


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