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Zone

1. See: Free trade zone.

2. In marketing, an area that a single sales representative or team of sales representatives are assigned to cover. A sales representative whose zone is, for example, Oklahoma, is not allowed to try to sell products in Texas and vice versa. This helps prevents sales reps from competing with each other for commissions.
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com zone file, the file name of the file to be extracted, a seed number, and finally the approximate record size of the file to be extracted (for example: 50,000).
The announcement made by assistant commerce secretary Michael Gallagher - as clearly this is all a bit too technical for George - himself said: 'The US government will maintain its historic role in authorising changes or modifications to the authoritative root zone file In addition, the US government will continue to maintain 'oversight' over ICANN and prevent its 'focus' from straying from technical coordination.
Control of the root has been the subject of a few lawsuits in recent years and it appears that, although only NSI can update the zone file at present, it is doing so under the ultimate authority over its direction and maintenance.
ICANN is currently conducting laboratory tests to determine the readiness of the root zone file (the master file of all identifiers) and its associated root servers and resolvers to house or work with IDNs.
In June 1997, Network Solutions received written direction from the National Science Foundation not to add PG Media's top level domains and name servers in the root zone file Network Solutions administers under its Cooperative Agreement with the federal government.
space(TM) TLDs and nameservers to the root zone file.
Statistics were gathered using zone files from each registry (.
Monitoring daily changes in Top Level Domain zone files for discovery of new domains the day they become live