Number of internet resources in national domain zone .az ups by 20 percent

ICT Materials 5 January 2011 13:31 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, Jan. 5 / Trend H.Valiyev /

The national domain zone. az has registered 10,884 Internet resources, WHOIS said.

The increase in the number of registered Internet resources in the national domain. az compared to January 2010 amounted to 18.65 percent.

About 9,903 units of the total number of registered websites fall to Internet resources registered in the domain of the first level. The most popular second-level domain is Com.az. It has 557 registered websites. Number of Internet resources registered in the domain zone. Edu.az hits 122.

According to world statistics, the total number of active domain names in the world (as of Jan.4) is 126,092,526 units. The most populated area is Com. It has  91,723,245 Internet resources. Net ranked second. It has 13,619,242 active names. Org ranked third. It has 9,104,418 websites.

National zone. az officially began to operate Aug. 25, 1993.

The cost of registration in domain. az is equal to 20 manat. Annual cost of technical support costs the same amount.