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1,345 views|1,057 comparisons
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8,187 views|7,501 comparisons
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8th
out of 16 in Managed DNS
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out of 16 in Managed DNS
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8,187
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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.

Powering over 38% of managed DNS domains, Cloudflare runs one of the largest authoritative DNS networks in the world. With an average of a few milliseconds query speed, we have the fastest performance of any managed DNS provider. DNS updates happen within seconds, making DNS propagation delays a thing of the past.

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Sample Customers
Otto GroupGoDaddy, Nasdaq, Zendesk, DigitalOcean, OK Cupid, Cisco, Udacity, LogMeIn, Library of Congress
Top Industries
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Media Company21%
Comms Service Provider19%
Computer Software Company17%
Government7%
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Comms Service Provider40%
Computer Software Company19%
Media Company8%
Manufacturing Company4%

Akamai Fast DNS is ranked 8th in Managed DNS while Cloudflare DNS is ranked 2nd in Managed DNS. Akamai Fast DNS is rated 0.0, while Cloudflare DNS is rated 0.0. On the other hand, Akamai Fast DNS is most compared with Amazon Route 53, Azure DNS, Google Cloud DNS, NS1 Managed DNS and StackPath DNS, whereas Cloudflare DNS is most compared with Cisco Umbrella, Quad9, Hurricane Electric Free DNS, Azure DNS and StackPath DNS.

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