Blogs

Jan Vcelak
August 1, 2019

The Promise of Multi-Signer DNSSEC

NS1 has lowered barriers to adoption and gives companies advanced DNS features along with DNSSEC in a variety of ways.

Jan Vcelak
April 24, 2019

Flamethrower: NS1’s New Opensource DNS Performance Testing Tool

Earlier this year our team released Flamethrower, a pretty neat new tool designed for teams laboring through complex DNS testing processes.

Kris Beevers
April 19, 2019

Chaos Engineering and the Modern Traffic Stack

Chaos engineering, the practice of intentionally introducing problems to identify points of failure in systems, has become an important component in delivering high-performing, resilient enterprise applications.

Jonathan Sullivan
March 20, 2019

Renee Orser, VP of Engineering, Honored as IDG Ones to Watch Award Winner

NS1 delivers traffic management solutions that power the biggest and most demanding applications and sites on the internet. Our technology is novel and highly differentiated, but the thing that truly sets us apart is our people.

Gerhard Jacobs
March 6, 2019

Read: How Modern Enterprises Are Moving Towards DNS Visibility

Technologically mature organizations understand that DNS performance impacts app performance, as well as the damaging consequences when their DNS is slow, compromised, or goes down altogether.

Gerhard Jacobs
February 12, 2019

The Anatomy of A DNS Hijacking

Authoritative DNS’ ubiquity and critical position in application infrastructure make it both a prime target for attackers and an opportunity to dodge downtime and defend against threats.

Victor Frazao
November 13, 2018

RUM DNS Traffic Steering: Testing the Performance Impact of Pulsar

Can real user metric (RUM) based DNS traffic steering significantly improve application performance? Pulsar provides RUM steering within our Managed DNS service.

Alex Vayl
October 8, 2018

DNS Helps You Level Up Your Gaming Business

One of the critical user experience-impacting variables for gaming companies is DNS.

Kathleen Rohrecker
September 17, 2018

NS1 is recognized as a great partner in DevOps, driving optimal velocity for modern business

DevOps culture emphasizes collaboration and communication among software developers, QA, and other IT operations professionals.

Jonathan Lewis
April 25, 2018

Cryptocurrency Sites are Targets: DNSSEC and Redundant DNS Provide Critical Protection

Details are still emerging around a two-pronged attack against a popular cryptocurrency website - Jonathan Lewis explores the attack, and provides helpful tips to avoid being impacted in a similar fashion.

Christian Saide
June 22, 2017

Software Defined Networking

Software defined networking (SDN) has become a prolific buzzword and a topic of heated debate throughout the networking community at large, especially with the advent of dockerized systems.

Isaac Onigman
June 21, 2017

Glue Records and Dedicated DNS

In normal DNS resolution, when a resolver attempts to resolve a domain name, it queries the authoritative nameservers for the domain. If the nameservers for a domain exist inside the domain itself, a glue record is needed to resolve the domain name.

April 20, 2017

The DNS CERT Record Type Explained

NS1 now supports CERT resource records for storing certificates in DNS.

Jonathan Lewis
March 29, 2017

Introducing the NS1 / Terraform Integration

VP of Product, Jonathan Lewis, introduces the new NS1 / Terraform Integration.

Carl Levine
February 1, 2017

Migrating To The Cloud? Let NS1 Help

The rapid evolution of the Internet has been a windfall for just about every industry in the world. A common communication bus that has enabled businesses from every corner of the planet to do business in ways that were previously inconceivable.

Carl Levine
August 3, 2016

Waiting Sucks - The Key Role of Zone Propagation

Ever had to wait for a DNS change to take place? We'd forgotten how much that sucks, until one of Carl's fellow coworking space denizens experienced it with his registrar's DNS.

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