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 4.0.7 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

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.2.0-alpha1 Released
14th of December 2018

PowerDNS Recursor 4.1.8 Released
26th of November 2018

PowerDNS Recursor 4.1.7 Released
9th of November 2018

PowerDNS Recursor 4.1.6 Released
7th of November 2018

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.0.6 & 4.1.5 and Recursor 4.0.9 & 4.1.5 Released
6th of November 2018

PowerDNS Recursor 4.1.4 released
31st of August 2018

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.1.4 released
29th of August 2018

dnsdist 1.3.2 released
10th of July 2018

PowerDNS Authoritative Server 4.1.3 released
24th of May 2018