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DNS that does



global traffic steering

meaningful data insights

true redundancy

easy DNSSEC deployment

API-first design

fast data propagation

Turn the workhorse of your network
into an engine of innovation

Push the boundaries of what you can do with DNS

"Good enough" is no longer good enough. NS1 leverages the power of DNS to improve network performance, add resilience, and lower operational cost

Managed DNS built for today's internet

The websites, applications, and services powering our world depend upon NS1 Managed DNS as either a primary or secondary provider

Massive capacity

We handle 1 million queries per second on a slow day!

Lightning fast response times

Global median of 21ms

APIs that work for you

Our customers make full use of our API-first platform - we handle 2-4 million API calls per day

Fastest response times in mainland China

3X faster than our competitors

Trusted by the biggest global brands

We support 750+ enterprise customers across 46 countries, providing coverage with 26 PoPs across 6 continents

Disney Streaming Services

Delivering high-quality video streaming services to a fast-growing subscriber base

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Scalable and reliable application delivery at the world’s largest retailer

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Explore our solutions

Power the internet presence of your business - all from one API-first platform

Managed DNS

Fast, secure, feature-rich, API-first, global anycast network for authoritative DNS

Dedicated DNS

Ensure maximum uptime with a physically and logically separated single tenant DNS network

Traffic Steering

Improve performance, lower costs, and add resilience with the largest catalog of DNS traffic steering options in the industry

DNS for China

3X faster performance in mainland China with our innovative nameserver acceleration technology

Who We Are

Where We’re Going

Billions of people connect to work, school, entertainment, and healthcare and are able to stay informed because of our technology. But we’re not stopping there.

Meet Our Team

NS1 leadership is as grounded as our technology. We attract top leaders who are at the forefront of their field, who have a track record for delivering products and services, and are dedicated to growing teams and creating a welcoming culture.

Redefine the Internet With Us

We’re innovating in a space that's been stagnant for decades to meet the relentless digital demands of today. Is it harder? For sure. Is it worth it? You bet!

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Who we work with

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The hyper-connectivity of today’s world has made IT transformation a business imperative. Meeting this demand depends on reliable IT operations and trusted technology partnerships. Working with NS1 to implement its managed DNS has helped us build a resilient, more secure and high performing network that improves customer experience, IT efficiency and application reliability.”

Bask Iyer Chief Information Officer and Chief Digital Transformation Officer, VMWARE

NS1’s customer support is excellent. When we had questions, we fired off an email to the support team and they were right back with the answers we needed. It helped us complete the migration quite quickly.

Simon Hildrew Lead Software Developer, Guardian News & Media

NS1 rocks! The NS1 platform is solid and their customer service is second to none. They went above and beyond to ensure that our migration was smooth and effortless.

Chris Gama Senior Network Engineer, Toyota Financial Services

NS1 is a critical component of our application architecture. We’ve seen amazing performance from the platform, enabling us to deliver a flawless experience to our customers’ end users

Julien Lemoine CTO, Algolia

I’ve never seen another DNS service quite like NS1. I feel that their data-driven approach, combined with their incredible flexibility, makes them the next generation DNS host. Best of all, everything is setup to where we don’t even have to think about it. It just works.

Alan Schaaf CEO, Imgur

Magnetic’s performance is now beating even the largest Internet advertising giants. We’ve decreased latency by 70 percent – and have the same number of servers. They’re just now deployed in a far more cost-effective, flexible and resilient infrastructure that isn’t locked into a single cloud provider.

James Marcus Vice President of Technical Operations, Magnetic

NS1’s implementation team went above and beyond to make sure everything was set up to exactly meet our requirements. The support we received has been crucial to us being able to manage our global customer base.

Elad Welner Director of Customer Success, Teridion

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