Frequently Asked Questions about the RDAP pilot program. This page will be updated as questions are gathered.

  1. What is the purpose of the RDAP pilot program?

The goal of this pilot program is to develop a baseline profile (or profiles) to guide implementation, establish an implementation target date, and develop a plan for the implementation of a production RDAP service. 

2, What are some of the advantages of RDAP overWHOIS protocol?

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