2016 year in review

DNS Made Easy, the industry leader for speed and reliability, has released its annual year in review that highlights upgrades and initiatives introduced during 2016.

DNS Made Easy kicked off 2016 with a new partnership with the leading global telecommunications and technology company, Telstra.

top 10 blogs of 2016

As you likely know, here at DNS Made Easy we strive to stay on top of what’s going on in the industry, as well as add our two-cents every now and then on our company blog. This year featured everything from in-depth studies of how top domains configure their DNS to the fundamentals of DNS and the Internet.

Since the October 21st outage, there have been increasing concerns over the security, efficiency, and overall management of the Domain Name System (DNS). Everyone from tech blogs to daytime news programs have been hyping up the fear of these new IoT-based hacks and how they “took down half the Internet”.

secondary dns webinar

This week DNS Made Easy hosted a widely viewed webinar explaining the benefits of adding a Secondary DNS provider. In light of recent attacks on DNS providers, Secondary DNS has become a necessity for businesses that require 100% availability.

Topics discussed:

  • The Basics of Secondary DNS
  • What you Probably Didn’t Know
    • Performance Benefits
  • Misconceptions
  • Variations of Secondary DNS
    • Primary / Secondary
    • Hidden Primary
    • Primary / Primary
  • Choosing a Secondary DNS Provider
  • Q & A

This kind of configuration became popular in the weeks following widespread DNS outages due to a major provider being downed by a DDoS attack.

DNS Made Easy Ranked World Leader in Speed During November by Network Monitoring Firm

Third party monitoring firm, SolveDNS, ranked DNS Made Easy as the industry leader for speed during the month of November.

Month after month DNS Made Easy’s network has outperformed all the other cloud-based DNS providers in global speeds according to third party network monitoring firm SolveDNS.