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OpenDNS Breaks New Ground


By Derek Iwasiuk
March 27, 2007

OpenDNS, the company that makes your Internet safer, faster, smarter and more reliable, announced it has handled 100 billion Domain Name System (DNS) queries and counting with zero downtime since its free service became available last year.

The achievement comes in the wake of an additional landmark: OpenDNS last week handled 1 billion DNS queries in a single 24-hour period. The rock-solid DNS provider has fast become the largest and most reliable DNS service of its kind in the world and raised the bar for the way people experience the Internet.

About OpenDNS

OpenDNS makes the Internet safer, faster, smarter and more reliable. Based in San Francisco, the company operates a large distributed network that powers a new kind of recursive DNS (Domain Name System) service that provides all Internet users increased security, reliability and performance. OpenDNS is thoroughly committed to building and operating the best DNS platform in the world and to improving the Internet. For more information about OpenDNS, please visit:

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