In the domain of domain name and Internet security, Global Leader Company Verisign announced on Wednesday that about 17 million domain names were registered in the fourth quarter of 2017. In addition, the total number of domain registrations in all the top level domains (TLDs) has reached 33.24 crores.
In a statement, the company said that in the year 2017, there were 9 million registrations of ‘dot com’ and ‘dot net’ domains, and 88 lakh in 2016.
According to the news of IANS, the combined domain registration of ‘dot com’ and ‘dot net’ TLDs on the domain name base at the end of the fourth quarter of the year 2017 has been approximately 14.64 crores. However, so many domains have not been configured.
The company said that on December 31, 2017, the total number of domain registration of domain ‘dot com’ was 13.19 crores, while the total number of ‘dot net’ domain name base was 1.45 crores.