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Posted by Carl Levine on January 18, 2017

Posted by Carl Levine on December 15, 2016

DDoS, the Cloud, Digital Transformation Hot Topics at the Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Management Conference 2016

NS1's Vice President of Marketing, Jason Thompson takes a look at this year's Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure & Operations Management Conference.

Posted by Carl Levine on December 14, 2016

Posted by Carl Levine on December 13, 2016

Posted by Kris Beevers on November 30, 2016


Oracle's Acquisition of Dyn: What it Means for the DNS & Traffic Management Space

Last week, Oracle announced it was acquiring Dyn. Here are a few quick thoughts.

Posted by Carl Levine on November 21, 2016

Posted by Carl Levine on November 15, 2016

Testing New Infrastructure Using the Filter Chain

Whether your aim is to replace an existing server or to bolster your infrastructure with additional resources, this article explains how using NS1’s Filter Chain can make that transition as seamless as possible.

October 31, 2016


Why DNS Can Be Difficult to Benchmark

DNS, it turns out, can be quite difficult to properly benchmark. Our VP of Solutions Engineering, Nate Lindstrom, takes a deep dive into why that's the case.

Posted by Carl Levine on October 28, 2016


How OneLogin Maintains 100% Uptime by Leveraging A Dual Provider Setup

At a time when Internet stability has become a serious concern for all online businesses, it's refreshing to hear from a company with redundancy in mind.

Posted by Carl Levine on October 24, 2016


Highlighting The Need For Redundancy

For many enterprises, DNS is deployed in a single-threaded fashion. There is no back up and if something goes wrong, it represents a single point of failure, often for the company’s entire digital estate.

Posted by Ryan Neal on October 13, 2016


Netlify Leverages NS1 to Improve Performance Across 60,000+ Sites

Netlify is an automation platform for modern CDN based sites and apps, and runs multiple CDNs. Our own intelligent CDN stands at the core of Netlify, but we also utilize larger classic CDN providers (e.g. Akamai, Cloudfront).

Posted by Carl Levine on October 6, 2016

How Many IPs Is Too Many?

As the notion of today’s Internet became a more pervasive thing, early attempts at redundancy resulted in some interesting experiments by curious technologists.

Posted by Carl Levine on October 3, 2016


NS1 Opens a New Office in the Heart of New England’s Tech Corridor

On the heels of a $20M Series B investment, NS1 is expanding their footprint to tap the vast talent pool of the Greater Boston region.

Posted by Carl Levine on September 12, 2016

Ready, Set, Delegate

In the context of the DNS, delegation is the assignment of name servers to a given domain name. This information tells the respective registry where the authoritative servers live for a name, so that DNS resolution can happen.

Posted by Alex Vayl on August 23, 2016

The Difference Between ALIAS and CNAME and When To Use Them

The chief difference between a CNAME record and an ALIAS record is not in the result—both point to another DNS record—but in how they resolve the target DNS record when queried.

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