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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 and 100% supported, with Service Level Agreement backed 24/7 contracts available. For the service provider market, we also sell the PowerDNS Platform which builds on our Open Source products to deliver an integrated, user-friendly, easy to deploy DNS solution with certified performance and out of the box support for such high-end features as parental control, malware filtering, automated attack mitigation, subscriber communications 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 4.2.0
15th of July 2019

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.0.8 and 4.1.10 Released
21st of June 2019

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.1.9 Released
18th of June 2019

PowerDNS Recursor 4.1.14 Released
13th of June 2019

PowerDNS Recursor 4.1.13 Released
21st of May 2019

dnsdist 1.4.0 alpha 1 released
12th of April 2019

PowerDNS Recursor 4.1.12 Released
2nd of April 2019

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.1.8 Released
22nd of March 2019

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.2.0-rc1 Released
19th of March 2019

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.0.7 and 4.1.7 Released
18th of March 2019

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.2.0-beta1 Released
28th of February 2019

PowerDNS Recursor 4.2.0-alpha1 Released
1st of February 2019

PowerDNS Recursor 4.1.11 Released
1st of February 2019

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.1.6 Released
31st of January 2019

PowerDNS Recursor 4.1.10 Released
24th of January 2019

PowerDNS Recursor 4.1.9 Released
21st of January 2019