The .NET top-level domain (TLD) is one of the original six domain extensions released in 1985 and is the second most popular domain extension after ".COM" . The name '.net', comes from "network" for anyone involved in networking or network infrastructures, technologies or ecommerce.
For the past 15 years .net has provided 100% online reliable service to users, and continues to align businesses with a widely recognized domain name to assure their presence within a network field.
.NET is one of the many TLDs that managed by Afilias. Other supported TLD's by Afilias are: .com , .info , .org , and .aero .