VeriSign Reports Now Over 100 million .COM & .NET Domains

VeriSign logoIn reporting its financial results for the second quarter ending 30 June, 2010, VeriSign announced that it ended the quarter with approximately 101.5 million active domain names in the adjusted zone for .com and .net.
This represents an increase of 9per cent year-over-year and 7.9 million new domain name registrations in the second quarter alone, representing a 13% increase year-over-year.
In other results, VeriSign reported revenue of $169 million from continuing operations for the second quarter of 2010, up 4 per cent from the prior quarter and up 9 per cent from the same quarter in 2009. Continuing operations consist primarily of the results of the Naming Services business which is comprised of Registry Services and Network Intelligence and Availability (NIA) Services.
For further information on the financial results, see the VeriSign news release at:
https://press.verisign.com/easyir/customrel.do?easyirid=AFC0FF0DB5C560D3&version=live&prid=647421&releasejsp=custom_97

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