Archive of month: February 2018


Major Change to dot ie Domain Name Registration

The rules for registering dot ie domain names are changing.   As of March 21st, the ‘claim to name’ requirement will be removed from the registration process, meaning applicants will no longer have to explain why they want a particular domain name.   The liberalisation of the policy was passed by the IEDR following a […]

Meet the team: Fergus McDonald, Lead Developer

Software Design is nothing without its people, so we’d like to introduce you to some of the friendly faces who shape our team. In this instalment, we meet burrito enthusiast Fergus McDonald, one of our lead developers.     How did you find your way to Software Design?   I’ve always had an interest in […]

Software Design Sponsor ICEL Privacy & Data Protection Conference

We’re delighted to announce that we are the official sponsors of the ICEL (Irish Centre for European Law) Privacy and Data Protection Conference 2018.   Now in its fifth year, the annual conference is an important date in the calendar year for the legal community. And this year, the event is being held on June […]