We want our name servers on a resilient system - what would you recommend?

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There are 4 different sets of DNS servers we use:

  1. Our own servers, in Sheffield, these are set up so clients can update their own zone files via SSH/git if they wish.
  2. Gandi servers, they have a decent web interface that does versioning and allows plain text zone files to be edited. Your domain name needs to be with Gandi to use their DNS servers.
  3. 1984.is servers based in Iceland, these have a web interface and are free for all to use.
  4. Domains.coop DNS servers.

All the above options have their pros and cons, personally we like editing zone files in vim and committing them via git.

For more information see the main DNS page on this site.