Frequently Asked Questions

Can you handle my high-volume use case?

Ipregistry is built for high scalability. The service runs in multiple data centers globally from Los Angeles to Miami, London, Sydney, and more. The Ipregistry API handles hundreds of millions of requests per day, with peaks at more than 4200 lookups per seconds! If you are anticipating a growth in the number of request volumes, we can easily handle it!

Do you have specific needs? do you want to use your own infrastructure? you should have a look at our Enterprise solutions.

How much of the IP Address space do you cover?

Ipregistry covers all publicly available IPv4 and IPv6 addresses in use.

However, you should note that some IP addresses are simply not locatable (e.g. As a consequence, not every IP address has field values set. Similarly, anycast IP addresses route content based on where the requester is located (e.g. As a result, such IP addresses will have low confidence accuracy. This limitation applies to any IP geolocation service.

How can I keep an eye on my request volumes?

You can get your usage for the last 24 hours or month directly from your dashboard. Once authenticated, your dashboard shows a graph of your request volumes. Based on your settings we may also send a weekly or monthly summary by email.

In case you need to get the number of remaining credits programmatically, just check for the header named Ipregistry-Credits when you receive an API response.

How often do you update your data?

From a high level point of view, we collect, parse, analyze and correlate hundred of Gigabytes of data every day from several partners, public sources, but also routing information. Besides, this is not including all corrections we apply!

Technically, we checks for changes in IP Address allocations, aggregate and correlate changes multiple times a day. Threat data is updated even more frequently and publications occur as changes are detected. This way data is constantly updated and false positives are reduced to their minimum.

How can I pay?

Payment can be made via credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diner's Club, Discover), PayPal, Crypto (BTC, ETH, BCH, LTC, USDC) and for Enterprise clients — standard bank transfer.

How is Ipregistry compliant with privacy laws?

Our geolocation technology is based purely on network infrastructure analysis and non-personally identifiable IP addresses. Ipregistry geolocation service never monitors individuals' web behavior; no cookies are ever installed on users' machines; you can read more on our privacy and GDPR dedicated pages.

Can I cancel anytime?

There is no monthly fee and no commitment. You can stop paying at any time, your account will simply be disabled when you run out of credits.

How can I contact you?

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