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1,207 views|951 comparisons
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5,197 views|4,760 comparisons
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8th
out of 16 in Managed DNS
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1,207
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1st
out of 16 in Managed DNS
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5,197
Comparisons
4,760
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
227
Avg. Rating
7.0
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Fast DNS
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Overview

Fast DNS provides an authoritative DNS service that offloads DNS resolution from your infrastructure to the cloud. Built on the Akamai Intelligent Platform™, Fast DNS is architected for both performance and availability and can maintain a fast DNS experience even through the largest DDoS attacks. Fast DNS can be deployed as a primary or secondary solution with optional DNSSEC support to protect against DNS forgery and manipulation.

Azure DNS is a hosting service for DNS domains, providing name resolution using Microsoft Azure infrastructure. By hosting your domains in Azure, you can manage your DNS records using the same credentials, APIs, tools, and billing as your other Azure services.

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Top Industries
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Media Company26%
Computer Software Company23%
Comms Service Provider19%
Financial Services Firm11%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company40%
Comms Service Provider13%
Media Company11%
K 12 Educational Company Or School7%
Akamai Fast DNS is ranked 8th in Managed DNS while Azure DNS is ranked 1st in Managed DNS with 1 review. Akamai Fast DNS is rated 0.0, while Azure DNS is rated 7.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Azure DNS writes "Easy to install and the support is good but DNS redundancy needs to be added". Akamai Fast DNS is most compared with Amazon Route 53, Cloudflare DNS, NS1 Managed DNS, Google Cloud DNS and Neustar UltraDNS, whereas Azure DNS is most compared with Amazon Route 53, Cisco Umbrella, Cloudflare DNS, Google Cloud DNS and Dyn.

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