AWS DNS Service – Route 53

In one of earlier posts on DNS, we looked at the basic functionality provided by the DNS service and some of the important concepts related to the DNS protocol. AWS Route 53 is a distributed managed service that provides both the public and private DNS lookup service with a very high availability and scalability. It makes it … Continue reading AWS DNS Service – Route 53

Domain Name System – An Overview

Domain Name System (DNS) is a networking protocol that converts the human friendly domain name to an IP address. IP addresses (IPv4 or IPv6) uniquely identify the devices connected to the internet and helps in routing the network packets from the source to destination. DNS server can be thought as a directory that maintains the list of … Continue reading Domain Name System – An Overview