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WhoIs Database Speed

August 19, 2009

I registered a new domain today and was surprised at how fast my registration data propogated across the WhoIs Database and the internet – literally seconds after I had completed the domain registration process.

Who Is Data

Who Is Data

In fact, the domain registration information was available worldwide before the parked domain page from the registrar was activated.

All information may not yet truly travel across the internet at the speed of light but WhoIs database information appears to.