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{{TLD| |logo = |status = Delegated |country = |language = |translation = |manager = |registryprovider = [[Verisign]] |registrations = |date = |type = [[Brand TLD]] |category = |community = |priority = 1389 - [[SOFTBANK CORP.]] |keypeople = }} '''.softbank''' is a [[Brand TLD]] delegated to the [[Root Zone]] in [[ICANN]]'s [[New gTLD Program]] on 16 January 2016.[https://newgtlds.icann.org/en/program-status/delegated-strings Delegated Strins] The registry is managed by [[SOFTBANK CORP.]], with back-end services provided by [[Verisign]] [http://newgtlds.icann.org/en/program-status/application-results/strings-1200utc-13jun12-en Reveal Day 13 June 2012 – New gTLD Applied-For Strings] ==Application Details== The following is excerpted from the applicant's response to question #18: "The new .softbank gTLD will operate as a restricted registry, in which SOFTBANK CORP. (Softbank) can create and control domain names under the .softbank domain space that promote Softbankʹs brand identity and authenticity. In this regard, .softbank will be used by Softbank to provide information, services and resources to consumers in a way that promotes trust, convenience and utility. The new .softbank gTLD is applied to be used as Internet vehicle for Softbank and consolidated subsidiaries which have met necessary criteria set forth by Softbank (licensed companies). Internet vehicle means websites of information disclosure and online businesses operated by the licensed companies, which are to be managed by Softbankʹs websites quality management standard and are designed to improve the integrity of Softbank brand. Softbank will serve as a registry which creates and manages .softbank domain names soon after the application has approved. .softbank is intended to be used as an official domain of websites for the licensed companies to provide credible information regarding Softbank to all the Internet users who access to these Websites. Second level domains in .softbank will be used for administrative purpose in accordance with Softbankʹs websites quality management standard and strings for domain names are intended to be set as names of the licensed companies, names of goods and services or those strings which explicitly demonstrate the usage. Softbank group of companies (Softbank Group) which consists of Softbank, its consolidated subsidiaries, and affiliates, headquartered in Japan, is engaged in various internet, information and communication services, including: the provision of mobile networks, broadband infrastructure, fixed-line telecommunications, distribution of internet and telecommunication related products, and the promotion and application of wider internet culture in internet advertising, e-commerce and membership services. Softbank Group consists of 178 subsidiaries and 92 affiliates (both figures are as of March 2011). Softbankʹs mobile and network business is one of the largest communication carriers in Japan and Softbank aims to be the number one provider of mobile internet services throughout Asia. SOFTBANK MOBILE Corp., one of the consolidated subsidiaries of Softbank offers the mobile network business under ʺSoftbankʺ brand which has 27,830,000 mobile users (as of the end of December 2011). Mobile units which bear ʺSoftbankʺ brand are sold in 2,677 stores (as of the end of December 2011) throughout Japan. SOFTBANK MOBILE Corp. continuously implements an exceptional communication including 86 different kinds of annual TV commercials and tops the list for the fifth year running (unprecedented) for the popularity ratings for TV commercial, and as a result of these business activities, the ʺSoftbankʺ brand has gained a high recognition. This is supported by the subsidiary SOFTBANK HAWKS Corp., which operates a professional baseball team, which also contributes to the recognition of the Softbank brand. As for objective evaluations of these ʺSoftbankʺ brands, they are also confirmed that the ʹSoftBankʹ brand was ranked third in the survey ʺJapanʹs Best Domestic Brands 2011ʺ conducted by Interbrand."[http://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/applicationdetails/333 Application Download, gTLDresult.ICANN.org] Retrieved 1 Mar 2013 ==References== {{reflist}} [[Category:TLD]]

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Registrar Details

SOFTBANK Domain Name
Introduced
2015
Contacts
SoftBank Group Corp.
1 9 1 Higashi shimbashi
Minato ku, Tokyo 105 7303
JP
Tel
+81 3 5521 0107
Fax
+81 3 5521 0117
Email
nakagawa_01@brights.jp
http
//www.softbank.co.jp/
Registry Website
https://whois.nic.softbank/