ByNet celebrated its 20th anniversary of the rapid growth of registrations in the national domain zone

In May 2014 the national domain zone of the Republic of Belarus celebrated its twentieth anniversary. During this time, Bynet has undergone significant changes. Today, domain .by – it’s more than a hundred thousand names. Every year, their number is growing. According to the latest statistics given, the Belarusian segment of the Internet is growing 2-3 times faster than the European. Only in the first quarter of 2014 growth of the Belarusian segment of the web was about 5.5-6 percentage points. Above this there is none other national domain zone of modern Europe.

More recently, the leaders in the European segment of the Internet were officially recognized as the national domain zone of Portugal (.pt), Montenegro (.me), Czech Republic (.cz) and Iceland (.is).

We remind technical administration of the national domain zone .by Belarusian company is Hoster.by. According to the head of the company Sergei Povalisheva, national domain of the Republic of Belarus approached the 20th anniversary at the peak of its growth. Today, according to Mr S. Povalisheva, about 55% of all domain names is not older than two years. It speaks of a busy area registration .by the period from 2013 to 2014.

In the first quarter of 2014 in the national domain zone RB there were more than 3,500 new domain names. This is a record number for the entire existence of the national domain zone upper level of the Belarusian segment of the Internet.