Tucows releases “Tiered Access” Whois request data

2,100 requests for Whois data so far. Most Whois data requests are related to trademark infringement. Domain name registrar Tucows (NASDAQ: TCX) released data today about requests for Whois information under its tiered access program. The company started the program following the implementation of the European Union’s General Data Protection Policy (GDPR) last year. At that time, Tucows masked Whois records for all domain names on its platform. People could still ask for Whois data through…

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Vantage Data Centers Raises Additional $675M in Debt and Equity Financing

North American wholesale data center provider Vantage Data Centers, a company with presence in six strategic markets including Silicon Valley, Northern Virginia, Phoenix, Quincy – Washington, as well as Montreal and Quebec City, Canada, has raised more than $180 million in equity capital from existing investors and approximately $495 million in debt financing. Both funding sources would help finance various growth initiatives, including the 4Degrees Colocation acquisition that closed in January 2019 and the build-out…

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