Sergey Povalishev

Sergey Povalishev

Sergey Povalishev

CEO, Reliable Software, Ltd. (hoster.by brand)

hoster.by is a provider of cloud solutions and hosting, that supports more than 100 000 clients. From simple domain registration to building the most complicated cloud infrastructure and its administration – all these are within the scope of hoster.by competence.

From 2012 hoster.by has been a technical administrator of national ccTLDs. It is the technical administrator that ensures that .BY and .BEL work and develop steadily. The company is the only ICANN accredited registrar in Belarus.

From 2010 hoster.by is authorized to provide hosting services to state organizations and institutions that use state secrets in their activities.

With the active participation of Sergey Povalishev the Cyrillic ccTLD .БЕЛ was created (now .БЕЛ is the second largest national Cyrillic ccTLD in the world by the number of registrations) and Internet Governance Forum was organized (the first Internet Governance Forum in Minsk gathered more than 300 participants). Sergey is a regular speaker and participant of the Internet Governance Forums and other conferences on Internet development.

He was awarded with the Honorary Diploma of the Ministry of Communications and Informatization of the Republic of Belarus for his services in the industry.