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Amazon Route 53 is a highly available and scalable cloud Domain Name System (DNS) web service. It is designed to give developers and businesses an extremely reliable and cost effective way to route end users to Internet applications by translating names like www.example.com into the numeric IP addresses like 192.0.2.1 that computers use to connect to each other. Amazon Route 53 is fully compliant with IPv6 as well.
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.
Amazon Route 53 is ranked 2nd in Managed DNS while Azure DNS is ranked 3rd in Managed DNS with 1 review. Amazon Route 53 is rated 0.0, while Azure DNS is rated 0.0. 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". Amazon Route 53 is most compared with Google Cloud DNS, Cloudflare DNS, Akamai Fast DNS, Cisco Umbrella and NS1 Managed DNS, whereas Azure DNS is most compared with Cisco Umbrella, Cloudflare DNS, Google Cloud DNS, Akamai Fast DNS and Dyn.
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