INSIDER’S GUIDE TO CHOOSING A DNS SERVICE
4 Critical Qualities in a Foundational Service
The need that DNS was created to address seems simple enough: where can I find this digital asset? A query is routed to a DNS server, which responds with an answer. DNS is architected in such a way that it’s easy to take the system’s “it just works functionality for granted. It seems simple, but it’s not.
Attacks on DNS are being enacted every day. While these attacks may not take major swaths of the internet offline, they remain extremely costly; the average cost to an organization as a result of a DNS attack in 2020 was $924K, mostly due to application downtime.
This new white paper pulls back the curtain to explore what is actually involved in delivering the fundamentals of DNS service, and how you can identify providers you can trust to enable your business to thrive online.