Somali Network Information centre (SONIC) is the registry for .SO Internet Domain Names and maintains the database of names registered in the .so country code Top Level Domain.
SONIC is responsible for the administration of the domain name space for the country code (ccTLD) of Somalia (.SO), to serve the .so national resource, the country code Top Level Domain(ccTLD) name space in the public interest of Somalia and global internet communities.
.so is the internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Somalia. After a long absence, the .so domain was officially re-launched on November 1, 2010, by .SO Registry, which is regulated by the nation's Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications.It was launched through various accredited registrars around the world.
After March 9, 2018, SONIC will be as an entity regulated by the Somalia's newly established telecom regulator The National Communications Authority (NCA)