Net4

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Net4
TypePublic company[1]
BSE532912
NSENET4
Industrydomain name registration
Founded1985 (1985)
Headquarters,
Key people
Jasjit Singh Sawhney-Chairman & MD
Servicesdomain names, Web hosting, Web site design, SSL Certificates and e-mail registration services
Websitewww.net4.in

Net4 (known as Net 4 India) was an internet domain registrar[2] and web hosting company, based in New Delhi.[3]

About[edit]

Mangla Chemicals ltd was incorporated on November 29, 1985 as an internet service provider. In year 2001 company renamed to Net 4 India Ltd, finally Net4 in year 2011. Net4 was an ICANN accredited Domain name registrar and still is a .IN accredited Domain name registrar, has 7 Internet Data Centers (IDCs) and 15 Network Points of Presence across the India. Net4 manages a VoIP/ SIP infrastructure in India, US and Singapore.[citation needed]

Services[edit]

  • Data Centre & Cloud Hosting
  • Enterprise Internet Services
  • VoIP Solutions
  • Enterprise Messaging & Hosting Solutions
  • Domain name registration[4]

Controversy[edit]

The Service Tax department has arrested company's Managing Director Jasjit Singh Sawhney for non-payment of Rs 9 crore on August 30 for pending liability of the financial year 2012–13. The liability has been collected by the company from its clients as service tax to be paid to the government exchequer.[5][6]

ICANN issued third breach notice to Net4 India to take steps to protect Registrants.[7] The notice address to RAA violations mentions in complain submitted by ICANN. Till September 30th 2020 more than 400 complaints are filed against Net4 India Limited by third party and ICANN monitor. On February 26, 2021, ICANN terminated Net 4 India's registrar accreditation.[8]

Investor[edit]

California based, Granite Hill Capital Partners, LLC has Invested Rs 8 Cr in the company in May 2010, to be utilized for its expansion in its data centre services and connectivity services to set up a 30,000 sq ft data centre in Chennai.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Company facts -Net 4 India Ltd". moneycontrol.com.
  2. ^ "Registrar Contact Information". InterNIC.
  3. ^ "Net 4 India Ltd". Economic Times.
  4. ^ "Net4 launches .Asia domain name". Business Today. 4 November 2007.
  5. ^ "Net4 India MD held for not depositing service tax". Deccan Herald. Aug 31, 2013.
  6. ^ "Net4 India MD Jasjit Sawhney granted conditional bail". Yahoo News. 31 August 2013.
  7. ^ "ICANN Issues Third Breach Notice to Net 4 India Limited; Continues to Take Steps to Protect Registrants". www.icann.org. Retrieved 2021-02-01.
  8. ^ "NOTICE OF TERMINATIONOF REGISTRAR ACCREDITATION AGREEMENT" (PDF). ICANN. 26 February 2021.