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Advertising & Media
Adcash’s CTO, Arnaud Granal, explains the importance of DNS for advertising companies and why downtime isn’t an option. As a global company, Adcash needed a robust DNS provider to keep up with the fast-paced changes of the advertising industry without sparing a second of latency.
CNBC Director of Platforms Rashid Karimov authored this extensive study on how CNBC was able to improve response time, have better control over traffic and better utilization of internal data centers and more through working with Dyn’s managed/outsourced DNS services.
After hearing about Dyn at a major conference, TurboBytes’ co-founders investigated the company to power the DNS for their fast-growing content delivery network optimizer. With a requirement of premium performance, DynECT Managed DNS was up to their standards…and then some.
With over 14 million members, 800,000 active shops, 40 million unique visitors, over $525 million in annual sales and 1.4 billion page views per month, Etsy is truly the world’s most vibrant handmade marketplace. In 2010, they needed a true managed DNS provider and one they could trust with their growing brand. Dyn was happy to help.
Powering personalized shopping experiences for brands like WalMart, Target and Overstock.com, RichRelevance serves more than 3.5 billion recommendations per month. When they got tired of dealing with expensive prices, outages and a relationship driven by contracts instead of a relationship, they looked high and low for a new outsourced DNS provider. They found Dyn.
Online Service Providers
BT is one of the world’s largest Internet Service Providers with operations in more than 170 countries. But even a company of that size needs some great partners that can help with uptime and especially with their unique needs. Learn how Dyn was able to help this telecom giant out.
As broadband adoption has increased, D-Link customers have relied on their home and small business routers to provide services that enable customers to host content and support remote computer access. A critical requirement to making this work is dynamic DNS, used to map a domain name to the customer’s computer IP address. That’s why they looked to DynECT Managed DNS to help.
With cyber crime on the rise, .gov domains have been mandated to adopt DNSSEC security extensions. By using DynECT Managed DNS, the GLOBE Program was able to accomplish this mandate on time with no additional cost or worry.
Software as a Service
Over one million people and businesses rely on 37signals’ web-based applications to get things done the simple way. Their web presence is critical to the success of their company and products. Simply put, downtime is not an option and that’s why they chose Dyn.
As Distil continues on its path of being the first SaaS platform to offer prevention against Internet scraping attacks, they needed to have 100% confidence in their DNS platform. But their CEO was a former salesman and knew the tricks of the trade. Luckily, he found Dyn and the rest is managed DNS history.
AudienceScience had two key goals: decrease costs and DNS query latency while effectively limiting staffing, expertise, hardware, power and cooling. Those were met using DynECT Managed DNS, freeing up rack space by switching from a hardware-based system to a DNS cloud service.
inkFrog offers auction management applications for eBay users, making it easier for sellers to create professional looking listings, monitor their listings and contact winning bidders. Since 1999, inkFrog has helped thousands of eBay sellers handle tens of thousands of transactions, increasing sales and improving customer relations.
With companies like FourSquare and NPR using their services, MapBox’s growth resulted in needing a managed DNS provider with some teeth. They found it in Dyn.
Web 2.0 / Fast Growth
If you’ve ever clicked Share, Like, or Tweet after viewing an article or content piece on your favorite website, chances are you’ve used AddThis. With millions of websites using their services, AddThis needed killer DNS if they wanted to keep everything running smoothly.
When your clients are comfortable enough being completely honest with you, you know you’ve got a great relationship. Other than using our Managed DNS platform, the reason the rapidly expanding Cheezburger network likes us? They never have to talk to us.
The Internet has connected people all over the world, but with 70% of Internet users being non-native English speakers, language can be as much of a barrier as distance. Smartling is closing the communication gap by offering real-time translation services, using DynECT Managed DNS to reach their global customers.
As their traffic and queries per second grew at an unprecedented rate, DynECT Managed DNS allowed Twitter to seamlessly transition to a secure and stable enterprise level solution. The transition has allowed Twitter to take advantage of delivering better network performance and traffic management, because they’re kind of a big deal these days.
Also a DynECT Email Delivery client, the social network for IT professionals uses DynECT Managed DNS to help with their scale — growing at 2000 new signups a day that join a community of over 2 million.
When one of the world’s largest online gaming sites needed a managed DNS provider that could handle 170 million unique users a month, they knew the choice was obvious: Dyn. Here’s the story of what frustrated them about their old provider and why they compliment their new service on a daily basis.
John Ware Research Group is helping revolutionize the way that medical research is done by surveys. In order to do so, their web-supported system has to be up and available 24/7. Who could help guarantee that success? The managed DNS providers at Dyn, of course.
Founded in 2006 and launched in 2012 as an online death and obituaries database, Sysoon provides a unique and essential service to users. The site collects information of deceased individuals, as well as listings of funeral homes, cemeteries and burial laws and regulations. With plans to grow to nearly 20 languages around the world, they decided to use Dyn for managed/outsourced DNS.