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More About OpenDNS
OpenDNS is a service that extends the domain name system by adding features such as optional content filtering and phishing protection etc. It is also touted as faster, reliable and having zero downtime because of its global network of DNS servers that ensures that, if one or two servers are down, and the other can still carry the slack. OpenDNS is also known as a company that provides DNS service with a step above those being offered Internet Service Providers around the world. DNS is an integral part of the WWW (World Wide Web) that enable both humans and machine to understand each other when it comes to web addresses. OpenDNS is a complete and reliable domain name system that comes with all the major service as well as extends the DNS service by improving the efficiency of the system by adding more servers around the world that can detect the nearest servers to the users and use that to serve the user’s requests, which improves the efficiency since regular ISP-driven DNS servers are few and normally far away from most users. In order to make it better than others, it adds advanced level security layer through PhishTank that take the guesswork out of distinguishing phishing websites from the originals and also offers a cloud delivery network security. OpenDNS is a powerful DNS service for all the kind of internet users.