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Posted by Kathleen Rohrecker on 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.

Posted by Carl Levine on July 11, 2018

Addressing the Middle of the Country Routing Problem

According to NS1 research, internet users in Kansas attempting to connect to a distributed application hosted in AWS East and West are sent to the East 85% of the time. Find out why this happens and how to optimize your traffic routing.

Posted by Jonathan Lewis on July 6, 2018

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Repeated Attacks on Cryptocurrency Sites Highlight Need for Preventive Security

In April we blogged about an attack on MyEtherWallet. This was a sophisticated attack combining both BGP hijacking and DNS man-in-the-middle that directed myetherwallet users to a bogus, phishing website. Something similar has happened again.

Posted by Kris Beevers on June 28, 2018

Announcing Private DNS: Putting NS1’s Next-Generation DNS Stack Directly in Your Hands

NS1 CEO Kris Beevers announces Private DNS - bringing NS1's same innovative, software driven approach for next-generation DNS into self hosted enterprise environments.

Posted by Jonathan Lewis on 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.

Posted by Kris Beevers on April 11, 2018

Announcing Pulsar 2.0: Intelligent Traffic Routing

NS1 is pleased to announce the latest 2.0 iteration of Pulsar, which enables customers to achieve truly bleeding edge performance and enable reliable and secure application delivery architectures, more easily than ever before.

Posted by Jonathan Lewis on February 22, 2018

Making Sure Your Redundant DNS Solution is Really Redundant

At NS1, we have lots of conversations with customers about how to make sure DNS is not a single point of failure in their infrastructure. It is not a trivial matter.

Posted by Jonathan Lewis on February 15, 2018

Global Load Balancing, Caching and TTLs

Occasionally, we get questions from customers as to whether caching by DNS resolvers defeats the purpose of DNS based load balancing, failover and perhaps DNS traffic management in general. This article addresses those questions.

Posted by Carl Levine on February 9, 2018

Leveraging Visibility Around DNS For Auditing + Optimization

Discerning what data is most important to provide context around a given piece of infrastructure, or even a complete layer of the stack remains one of the key challenges.

January 17, 2018

NS1 Announces a New OctoDNS Integration and the Terraform Integration Gets an Upgrade

NS1 has a family of integrations to help you get the most out of your infrastructure as code projects using our Managed DNS solutions.

Posted by Jonathan Lewis on January 16, 2018

NS1 Announces DNSSEC

DNSSEC has been around for a long time and many managed DNS providers already support it. Is NS1 joining the DNSSEC party a big deal? To answer that question let’s consider how widely deployed DNSSEC is and the underlying reasons why.

Posted by Carl Levine on December 13, 2017

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NS1 Nominated For The Tech Trailblazers Awards

NS1 has been announced as a finalist in the Cloud Trailblazer category in the Tech Trailblazers Awards. Help us win by voting for NS1 in the Cloud Trailblazer category.

November 21, 2017

Better Content Delivery with a Multi-CDN Approach

A multi-CDN approach to global content delivery allows you to provide a best-in-breed solution to your users.

November 8, 2017

Monitoring Portal 2 Updates

Portal 2 came with many features in addition to a new look and feel for the product portal. This article reviews the Monitors section and the new feature updates.

October 25, 2017

CDNs and NS1

A brief overview of CDNs and how NS1 helps make your CDN(s) work smarter.

October 18, 2017

Living in a Distributed World

All online companies know the challenge of ensuring their internet content and transactions load quickly enough to keep the user’s attention. Speed matters whether that user is five miles from headquarters or 10,000 miles away.

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