It’s the second Australian domain registrar acquisition in two years for Web.com.
Domain name company Web.com is acquiring Webcentral Group (ASX:WCG) for AUS $12.2 million.
Webcentral has about 330,000 customers and focuses on the Australian market. Web.com acquired another Australian domain company, Dreamscape Networks, for $73 million last year.
While WebCentral is not a household name, some of its brands are: Melbourne IT, Netregistry, and WME.
Siris Capital owns Web.com. Its other key brands include Network Solutions and Register.com.