One of the Oldest Domain Names Is IBM.com

One of the Oldest Domain Names Is IBM.com

There are over 250 million registered domains but what are the oldest domain names? Today we will speak about IBM.com which is created on this day of March 19, 1986.

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) is an American multinational information technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, with operations in over 170 countries. The company began in 1911, founded in Endicott, New York, as the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company (CTR) and was renamed “International Business Machines” in 1924.

IBM produces and sells computer hardware, middleware and software, and provides hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology.

Nicknamed Big Blue, IBM is one of 30 companies included in the Dow Jones Industrial Average and one of the world’s largest employers.

Here are the top 10 oldest domain names!

1.   Symbolics.com March 15, 1985

2          BBN.com         April 24, 1985

3          Think.com       May 24, 1985

4          MCC.com        July 11, 1985

5          DEC.com         September 30, 1985

6          Northrop.com  November 7, 1985

7          Xerox.com       January 9, 1986

8          SRI.com           January 17, 1986

9          HP.com           March 3, 1986

10        Bellcore.com   March 5, 1986

BM employees have been awarded five Nobel Prizes, six Turing Awards, ten National Medals of Technology (USA) and five National Medals of Science (USA).

Source: Text; en.wikipedia.org, www.domainholdings.com

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