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
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

PowerDNS Recursor 4.0.2 released
26th of August 2016

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.0.1 and Recursor 4.0.1 released
29th of July 2016

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.0.0 and Recursor 4.0.0 released
11th of July 2016

PowerDNS "Catalog Zones" draft implementation available
3rd of June 2016

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 3.4.9 released
17th of May 2016

dnsdist 1.0.0 released!
21st of April 2016

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 3.4.8 released
3rd of February 2016

PowerDNS Technology preview releases
24th of December 2015