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Domain Name: BU.EDU

Registrant:
Boston University
Information Services & Technology
111 Cummington Mall
Boston, MA 02215-2411
UNITED STATES

Administrative Contact:

Network Operations Center
Boston University
Information Services & Technology
111 Cummington Mall
Boston, MA 02215
UNITED STATES
(617) 353-4357
noc@bu.edu

Technical Contact:

Network Operations Center
Boston University
Information Services & Technology
111 Cummington Mall
Boston, MA 02215
UNITED STATES
(617) 353-4357
noc@bu.edu

Name Servers:
EDNS01.BU.EDU 128.197.253.182
EDNS02.BU.EDU 168.122.254.62
EDNS03.BU.EDU 192.12.188.130

Domain record activated: 25-Mar-1986
Domain record last updated: 07-Jul-2016
Domain expires: 31-Jul-2017

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