A registrar is a point of sale for domain names. A registrar can be a company or an organization that registers the domain with a registry
. The registry manages a central database
for an address zone. The registrar usually works on behalf of the customer. Theregistry for the Top Level Domain (TLD) *.de is DeNIC
. In addition, the term registrar is also used for servers that accept a register request. The registrar provides location services together with a proxy or a redirect server.