The .DE Registry has announced the following downtime:
Date: Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Time: 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM (0900 hrs - 1100 hrs) GMT/UTC
Duration: 2 Hours
During the above maintenance window, you would neither be able to Register, Renew, Transfer, Manage .DE domain names with BIT Hosting Services nor be able to perform Whois Lookups for .DE domain names.
This outage shall have no impact on the resolution/working of your already registered domain names. Please feel free to get in touch with our Support Team at firstname.lastname@example.org, in case of any queries/doubts.