Sunday, June 6, 2010

What is your DNS speed?

I just tried the open-source DNS benchmark utility namebench. Here is the impressing result:

Google Public DNS-2 is



than your current primary DNS server

Here is a graph of the mean response duration:

The full result is at The question is: are you willing to give all your DNS queries to Google for an average of 67 ms speedup for each DNS query? Can you even feel the difference in speed?

1 comment:

  1. What do you want to convey? Nothing is clear in your post to me. Its not clears the things in the same way as you explained above.If you explained something more then may be its understandable.
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