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What is Amazon Route 53?

Amazon Route 53 is designed to give developers and businesses an extremely reliable and cost effective way to route end users to Internet applications by translating human readable names like into the numeric IP addresses like that computers use to connect to each other. Route 53 effectively connects user requests to infrastructure running in Amazon Web Services (AWS) – such as an Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) instance, an Amazon Elastic Load Balancer, or an Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) bucket – and can also be used to route users to infrastructure outside of AWS.

What is Dyn?

An all-in-one Managed DNS service for your registered domain names. Dyn DNS is the perfect solution for your domain name’s DNS needs, whether it is for personal or business use. It gives you complete control over your DNS zone and its associated DNS records, complete with a simple DNS management web interface.

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    What are some alternatives to Amazon Route 53 and Dyn?

    • DNSimple - We make DNS simple
    • Google Cloud DNS - Reliable, resilient, low-latency DNS serving from Google’s worldwide network of Anycast DNS servers
    • DNS Made Easy - DNS performance, reliability, and security have never been easier.
    • NS1 - Intelligent DNS & traffic management

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