DNS outages

Michienne Dixon mdixon at
Mon Nov 15 16:37:08 CST 2010

-----Original Message-----
From: esanborn at [mailto:esanborn at] 
Sent: Monday, November 15, 2010 7:09 AM
To: ml at; nanog at
Subject: RE: DNS outages

Possibly, although does not allow this. Maybe other DNS
hosting companies do...

-----Original Message-----
From: ML [mailto:ml at]
Sent: Sunday, November 14, 2010 10:59 PM
To: nanog at
Subject: Re: DNS outages

On 11/14/2010 10:20 PM, John Lightfoot wrote:
> My company uses for DNS hosting and we were hit by its 
> troubles this weekend.  I know there are companies that offer backup 
> DNS services, but those seem to be aimed at companies that host their 
> own DNS, which we're not really interested in doing at this time.  Are

> there mainstream DNS hosting companies that allow customers to use a 
> second company for their backup DNS?  Does allow this?
> is a company that does what you are looking for, to a degree.
They provide a back-up DNS service but under the assumption that they
are backing up your server.  I should not be that difficult to setup
delegation with your primary DNS provider.

Why not just add multiple Names servers from multiple providers under
your Domain Registration?

Michienne Dixon
Network Administrator
312 Armour Rd.
North Kansas City, MO  64116
(816) 412-7990

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