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Convenience domain

New environments on the VIP Platform are provisioned with a convenience domain. The convenience domain will be a subdomain of or (e.g.

Convenience domains are intended for environments to use during initial development and to facilitate pre-launch tasks. VIP does not allow sites on a production environment to launch with the convenience domain. For a site on production to be publicly accessible, it must be launched with a custom domain (e.g.

Non-production environments on the VIP Platform can always use the or convenience domain assigned to them. However, there is the option to replace the convenience domain of a non-production environment with a custom domain (e.g. The convenience domain for an environment can be replaced with a custom domain by using the single site launch tool, or the network site launch tool.

Last updated: August 30, 2023

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