GoDaddy joined the DNA because we see its potential to bring the domain name industry together in ways that will ultimately benefit the domain Registrant. Whether you’re a Registrar, an Applicant, a Registry, or other member of the industry, being part of the DNA now gives you the best opportunity to make an impact and help set the direction on which we will execute over the coming years.
New gTLDs are an exciting opportunity for more individuals and businesses to get online and for entrepreneurs to innovate and create great new destinations. Google helped launch the Domain Name Association as a way to work together with all industry stakeholders to support the success of this next stage in the evolution of the Internet.
In the Domain Name Association the driving forces of the domain industry come together to pursue a common goal: to assist Internet users, companies and organizations to understand and benefit from the current expansion of the Internet. As one of the world’s leading domain registrars and future registry InterNetX has been active in the B2B business since 1998. We would like to use these many years of industry experience to promote the exchange of innovative ideas.
Relatively young but maturing, substantial and expanding, the domain name industry will profit from the DNA as its first global trade organization, informing, educating and promoting use.
Member Summary GMO Internet Group is an Internet services industry leader, developing and operating Japan’s most widely used domain, hosting & cloud, ecommerce, security, and payment solutions. The Group also comprises the world’s largest online FX trading platform, as well as online advertising, Internet media, and mobile entertainment products. GMO Internet, Inc. (TSE: 9449) is publicly listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
We joined the DNA because we think it is a perfect initiative to bring all stakeholders of the industry together. We do have separate organisations for registries, registrars, users, lawyers, ccTLD’s or gTLD’s that’s why a joint association is an enrichment for all players. Another important point is getting to know each other in a better way – not only on the personal level but also to understand each other’s business focus and needs.
As a public purpose organisation, Nominet joined the DNA so that we can continue to play our part in the growth and development of the domain name industry. We’ve been responsible for the .uk domain registry since 1996 and believe that ensuring trusted, relevant, affordable domain names are widely available benefits everyone who uses the internet.
Uniregistry was built to bring unique, meaningful online naming solutions to end-users. Launched to the public in 2014, Uniregistry reflects the founder’s vision for an intuitive and reliable user domain name experience on top of world-class infrastructure. Principal Offices Cayman Islands Website
Uniregistry is proud to support the DNA and its high-minded ideal of advancing naming for the benefit of Internet users worldwide
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Escrow.com is excited to join the DNA, especially at a time when the industry is experiencing massive expansion. The key to any successful organization is to provide education regarding the value of your service. The DNA is 100% committed to that goal as our world changes.