With IPO Priced Above Range, Web Host GoDaddy Raises $460 Million

Internet Domain Registrar GoDaddy Goes Public On New York Stock Exchange

In its New York Stock Exchange debut Wednesday, GoDaddy's shares rose 31 percent to $26.15 at 10 am ET after the company sold 23 million shares for $20 each. The IPO has raised $460 million, which is significantly more than GoDaddy’s original aim to raise around $100 million, stated in the company’s S-1 filing in June 2014. Read More

Companies Should Carefully Consider their IT Backup Plans on World Backup Day

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The idea that March 31st should be World Backup Day was a concept started two years ago by Reddit users. It was aimed at making data backups as routine as a doctor checkup or performing an oil change, and showing that it’s crucially important. But it's also a potentially difficult decision for many businesses wishing to safeguard their critical data. Read More

Asia Leads Global Growth in .ORG Registrations: Report

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The number of .org domain names registered increased by 1.3 percent in 2014, bringing the number of domains under management of Public Interest Registry (PIR) to over 10.5 million. The increase is lead by growth in Asia, and is detailed in The Dashboard report released Tuesday by PIR. Read More