When it comes to online sales, every second counts and competition is fierce. With more retail options available than ever before, users have zero tolerance for even minor website performance issues, let alone a full-blown outage.
The amount per hour retailers lose during an outage or downtime
The percentage of retailers that lose customers due to website outages
The percentage of retailers that can’t utilize in-store functionality like signage during an outage
Why do outages occur in the first place?
As networks grow increasingly complex, outages, downtime, and performance issues can happen for a variety of reasons:
One of your critical endpoints - like a CDN - experiences an outage, and you don't have a backup option
Configuration errors or deployment issues bring down critical IT infrastructure
An unexpected spike in traffic, whether malicious or legitimate, overwhelms infrastructure capacity
It's Always DNS
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Massive capacity to easily absorb traffic spikes
Whether from a DDoS attack or holiday shoppers, surges in traffic can overwhelm and bring down your entire network. NS1 provides massive network scale so you can continue to answer every DNS query, promptly.