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PowerDNS, founded in the late 1990s, is a premier supplier of open source DNS software, services and support. Deployed throughout the world with some of the most demanding users of DNS, we pride ourselves on providing quality software and the very best support available. Since 2015 we are part of Open-Xchange.

Our Authoritative Server, Recursor and dnsdist products are 100% open source. For the service provider market, OX also sells the PowerDNS Platform which builds on our Open Source products to deliver an integrated DNS solution with 24/7 support and includes features as parental control, malware filtering, automated attack mitigation, and long-term query logging & searching.

PowerDNS users and customers include leading telecommunications service providers, large scale integrators, Cloudflare, content distribution networks, cable networks and Fortune 500 software companies. In various important markets, such as Scandinavia, Germany and The Netherlands, PowerDNS is the number one supplier of nameserver software.

Latest news
PowerDNS Recursor 4.5.2 and 4.4.4 Released
9th of June 2021

PowerDNS Recursor 4.5.1 Released
11th of May 2021

dnsdist 1.6.0 Released
11th of May 2021

dnsdist 1.5.2 Released
10th of May 2021

PowerDNS Recursor 4.4.3 Released
31st of March 2021

PowerDNS Recursor 4.3.7 Released
22nd of March 2021

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.3.2 Released
11th of March 2021

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.4.1 Released
8th of February 2021

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.4.0 Released
18th of December 2020