news September 22nd, according to the Internet infrastructure provider VeriSign (VeriSign) today announced the "2009 second quarter report" shows that the industry domain, at the end of the second quarter of 2009, the global Internet top-level domain name registration number increasing to 184 million, compared with growth of 1% in the first quarter of 2009, compared with the same quarter last year rose 9%.
data show that in the second quarter, the number of countries to increase the number of top-level domain code, compared with the first quarter of 2009, an increase of 1%, compared with the same period last year, an increase of 14%. VeriSign said the country code top-level domain name registration number is affected by.Cn and.Eu decline.
In the second quarter of, the total number of.Com and.Net domain names increased to 93 million 500 thousand, compared with the same period last year, an increase of the total number of the first quarter of 2009, compared with the same period last year, an increase of nearly 7%, an increase of 28% compared to the second quarter of 2007.
report said, according to the total number of registered,.Com is still the world’s most popular top-level domain, followed by.Cn,.De and net, the ranking is the same order with the previous quarter.
said, the second quarter of 2009, the domain name system (DNS) queries from the first quarter growth of 38 billion times a day to 49 billion times a day, up 29%. Each query represents a web site or email. VeriSign said, this quarter continued to maintain the domain name system (DNS) running 100% accuracy record.