CoreDNS vs PowerDNS: What are the differences?
What is CoreDNS? DNS and Service Discovery. CoreDNS is a DNS server. It is written in Go. It can be used in a multitude of environments because of its flexibility.
What is PowerDNS? A DNS server, written in C++ and runs on most Unix derivatives. It features a large number of different backends ranging from simple BIND style zonefiles to relational databases and load balancing/failover algorithms. A DNS recursor is provided as a separate program.
CoreDNS and PowerDNS can be categorized as "DNS Management" tools.
CoreDNS and PowerDNS are both open source tools. It seems that CoreDNS with 4.51K GitHub stars and 734 forks on GitHub has more adoption than PowerDNS with 1.77K GitHub stars and 525 GitHub forks.