NS1 Managed DNS Pros and Cons

NS1 Managed DNS Pros

Technical Lead - Production Engineer at a media company with 1,001-5,000 employees
The Filter Chain is one of the most valuable features, for geo-load balancing and geo-fencing. The Filter Chain is the most useful because it allows us to do several things. With geo-fencing we can redirect a particular user to a particular answer. That's very valuable for us. Filter Chains with monitoring is our strategy to provide redundancy.
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VP of Technical Operations and Devops at a consultancy with 5,001-10,000 employees
We find that the low latency access to DNS queries has a direct effect on the customer experience. Visiting a site, whether it's an AdTech-based solution or marketing tech, the fact that whatever we're rendering on a page can be rendered better than the industry standard, in terms of time, ensures a better user experience.
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VP Information Technology & Cyber at a computer software company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Everything we download into our observability platform so that we can also track any changes in traffic behavior or things like that is also something that we use quite a lot. I'd say traffic management, the speed of updates, and observability are the top three things that we use.
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NS1 Managed DNS Cons

Technical Lead - Production Engineer at a media company with 1,001-5,000 employees
The Filter Chain simulation is really good in the UI, but it would be nice to have something similar in the API so that we could simulate and test things before we deploy them.
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VP of Technical Operations and Devops at a consultancy with 5,001-10,000 employees
We would really like them to become a DNS registrar.
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VP Information Technology & Cyber at a computer software company with 1,001-5,000 employees
There could maybe be additional ways to manage traffic. There are no major improvements we're looking for. It's a very complete solution.
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