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, Wikipedia, content distribution networks, cable networks / multi service operators 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 Authoritative Server 4.1.1 released
16th of February 2018

PowerDNS Recursor 4.1.1 released
22nd of January 2018

PowerDNS Recursor 4.0.8 released
11th of December 2017

PowerDNS Recursor 4.1.0 released
4th of December 2017

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.1.0 released
30th of November 2017

PowerDNS Recursor 4.0.7 and Authoritative Server 4.0.5 released
27th of November 2017

dnsdist 1.2.0 released
21st of August 2017

Recursor 4.0.6 released
6th of July 2017

Authoritative Server 4.0.4 released
23rd of June 2017

Recursor 4.0.5 released
13th of June 2017

Authoritative Server 4.0.3 released
17th of January 2017

Recursor 4.0.4 and 3.7.4, Authoritative 4.0.2 and 3.4.11
13th of January 2017

PowerDNS Recursor 4.0.3 released
9th of September 2016

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 3.4.10 released
2nd of September 2016