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DEC.com – the fifth oldest domain name

Fifth oldest domain name - DEC.com

DEC.com is the fifth oldest domain name. It was registered by Digital Equipment Corporation, which was also the first computer vendor to launch a public web site (on 1th October 1993).

At one time it hosted a software repository at gatekeeper.dec.com which was very popular during the pre-WWW days.

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