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5,542 views|5,050 comparisons
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6,890 views|6,253 comparisons
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1st
out of 16 in Managed DNS
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5,542
Comparisons
5,050
Reviews
1
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Avg. Rating
7.0
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out of 16 in Managed DNS
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6,890
Comparisons
6,253
Reviews
0
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0
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N/A
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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.

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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M-FilesGoDaddy, Nasdaq, Zendesk, DigitalOcean, OK Cupid, Cisco, Udacity, LogMeIn, Library of Congress
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Computer Software Company36%
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Media Company9%
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Computer Software Company21%
Media Company10%
Manufacturing Company6%
Azure DNS is ranked 1st in Managed DNS with 1 review while Cloudflare DNS is ranked 2nd in Managed DNS. Azure DNS is rated 7.0, while Cloudflare DNS is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Azure DNS writes "Easy to install and the support is good but DNS redundancy needs to be added". On the other hand, Azure DNS is most compared with Amazon Route 53, Cisco Umbrella, Google Cloud DNS, Akamai Fast DNS and Dyn, whereas Cloudflare DNS is most compared with Cisco Umbrella, Hurricane Electric Free DNS, Google Cloud DNS, Neustar UltraDNS and Amazon Route 53.

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