Alexa and Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare – 10 Oct 2013

This post provides current marketshare statistics for managed DNS services amongst top Alexa websites and US Fortune 500 companies. The methodology used to collect this data is explained in a prior post.

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Marketshare – 10 Oct 2013

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Marketshare – 10 Oct 2013

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This diagram provides a snapshot of managed DNS marketshare for top 1,000 Alexa websites.

Historical Alexa 1,000 DNS Marketshare – 4 Apr to 10 Oct 2013

Historical Alexa 1,000 DNS Marketshare – 4 Apr to 10 Oct 2013

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This diagram provides 5 months of historical DNS marketshare for DNS services used by top 1,000 Alexa websites

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Marketshare – 10 Oct 2013

This table provides marketshare for managed DNS services amongst top 1,000 Alexa websites. Change metrics are derived from the difference in marketshare from Sep to Oct 2013. This list is generally more consistent than Alexa 10,000.
Provider Rank Websites (out of 1000) Marketshare Marketshare Change
DynECT 1 96 9.6% +1
UltraDNS 2 68 6.8% -1
Akamai 3 51 5.1% +4
AWS Route 53 4 49 4.9% +4
DNS Made Easy 5 26 2.6% +1
DNSPod 6 21 2.1% -7
CloudFlare 7 18 1.8% +4
Verisign DNS 8 17 1.7% 0
GoDaddy DNS 9 16 1.6% 0
Rackspace Cloud DNS 10 7 0.7% 0
Enom DNS 11 6 0.6% 0
Namecheap 12 5 0.5% -1
Softlayer DNS 13 5 0.5% 0
Internap 14 4 0.4% 0
easyDNS 15 4 0.4% 0
Savvis 16 4 0.4% 0
Nettica 17 3 0.3% 0
ClouDNS 18 3 0.3% 0
DNS Park 19 1 0.1% 0
Cotendo Advanced DNS 20 1 0.1% -3
DTDNS 21 1 0.1% 0
EuroDNS 22 1 0.1% 0
Worldwide DNS 23 1 0.1% 0

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Switchers – 10 Oct 2013

This table lists Alexa 1,000 websites that have switched DNS services since prior marketshare analysis in September 2013.
Hostname Rank New DNS Provider Previous DNS Provider
ilivid.com 256 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS
searchnu.com 406 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS
timeanddate.com 588 DNS Made Easy Akamai
upworthy.com 600 AWS Route 53 Namecheap
free-tv-video-online.me 639 CloudFlare DNS Made Easy
coupons.com 677 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS
zeobit.com 678 AWS Route 53 DynECT
noyapps.com 904 DNS Made Easy DynECT

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Marketshare – 10 Oct 2013

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Marketshare – 10 Oct 2013

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This diagram provides a snapshot of managed DNS marketshare for top 10,000 Alexa websites.

Historical Alexa 10,000 DNS Marketshare – 4 Apr to 10 Oct 2013

Historical Alexa 10,000 DNS Marketshare – 4 Apr to 10 Oct 2013

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This diagram provides 5 months of historical DNS marketshare for DNS services used by top 10,000 Alexa websites

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Marketshare – 10 Oct 2013

This table provides marketshare for managed DNS services amongst top 10,000 Alexa websites. Change metrics are derived from the difference in marketshare from 30 Jun to 10 Oct 2013. AWS Route 53, CloudFlare and China-based DNSPod continue to capture significant marketshare in this list.
Provider Rank Websites (out of 10000) Marketshare Marketshare Change
AWS Route 53 1 536 5.36% +23
CloudFlare 2 490 4.9% +47
DynECT 3 473 4.73% +6
UltraDNS 4 375 3.75% 0
GoDaddy DNS 5 336 3.36% -5
DNSPod 6 309 3.09% -11
DNS Made Easy 7 283 2.83% +10
Akamai 8 267 2.67% +17
Rackspace Cloud DNS 9 159 1.59% -1
Verisign DNS 10 110 1.1% +3
Namecheap 11 71 0.71% -4
Softlayer DNS 12 70 0.7% 0
Enom DNS 13 69 0.69% -2
easyDNS 14 64 0.64% +3
Savvis 15 42 0.42% -1
Nettica 16 29 0.29% 0
Internap 17 29 0.29% 0
ClouDNS 18 28 0.28% 0
ZoneEdit 19 23 0.23% 0
DNS Park 20 15 0.15% -1
EuroDNS 21 10 0.1% 0
Zerigo DNS 22 10 0.1% 0
No-IP 23 8 0.08% -1
Worldwide DNS 24 6 0.06% -1
Cotendo Advanced DNS 25 4 0.04% -12
DTDNS 26 1 0.01% 0

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Switchers – 10 Oct 2013

This table lists Alexa 10,000 websites that have switched DNS services since prior marketshare analysis on 30 Jun 2013.
Hostname Rank New DNS Provider Previous DNS Provider
ilivid.com 256 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS
searchnu.com 406 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS
timeanddate.com 588 DNS Made Easy Akamai
upworthy.com 600 AWS Route 53 Namecheap
free-tv-video-online.me 639 CloudFlare DNS Made Easy
coupons.com 677 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS
zeobit.com 678 AWS Route 53 DynECT
noyapps.com 904 DNS Made Easy DynECT
viooz.co 1010 CloudFlare ClouDNS
pcanalysis.net 1073 DNS Made Easy DynECT
500px.com 1139 DNS Made Easy GoDaddy DNS
speedanalysis.net 1386 DNS Made Easy DynECT
imesh.com 1405 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS
nmisr.com 1484 CloudFlare DNS Made Easy
singlessalad.com 1487 DNS Made Easy DynECT
searchenginejournal.com 1717 DynECT DNS Made Easy
avaaz.org 2114 CloudFlare DNS Made Easy
appround.net 2118 DNS Made Easy DynECT
7go.com 2152 DNS Made Easy DynECT
koyotesoft.com 2159 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS
zomato.com 2187 DynECT AWS Route 53
evite.com 2348 AWS Route 53 DynECT
direct.gov.uk 2556 DynECT Akamai
softy360.com 2603 DNS Made Easy DynECT
humblebundle.com 2715 CloudFlare Rackspace Cloud DNS
ampnetzwerk.de 2857 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS
solidtrustpay.com 2915 UltraDNS Softlayer DNS
heroturko.me 3140 CloudFlare ClouDNS
admcsport.com 3178 Rackspace Cloud DNS GoDaddy DNS
buenastareas.com 3279 DNS Made Easy AWS Route 53
alwatanvoice.com 3326 CloudFlare GoDaddy DNS
herokuapp.com 3356 CloudFlare AWS Route 53
softango.com 3393 DNS Made Easy DynECT
themeok.com 3554 CloudFlare GoDaddy DNS
123greetings.com 3765 AWS Route 53 UltraDNS
ezilon.com 3799 CloudFlare Rackspace Cloud DNS
bearshare.com 3968 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS
jzip.com 3986 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS
torchbrowser.com 4107 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS
shahvani.com 4138 CloudFlare Namecheap
freshdesk.com 4225 AWS Route 53 DynECT
petapixel.com 4349 CloudFlare GoDaddy DNS
appround.biz 4945 DNS Made Easy DynECT
torrentdownloads.me 4960 CloudFlare ClouDNS
watch32.com 5009 CloudFlare DNS Park
whatmobile.com.pk 5051 ClouDNS CloudFlare
bearshare.net 5105 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS
lenskart.com 5492 AWS Route 53 UltraDNS
studymode.com 5684 DNS Made Easy AWS Route 53
callofduty.com 6041 Akamai Cotendo Advanced DNS

Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare – 10 Oct 2013

Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare – 10 Oct 2013

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This diagram provides a snapshot of managed DNS marketshare for Fortune 500 company websites.

Historical Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare – 4 Apr to 10 Oct 2013

Historical Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare – 4 Apr to 10 Oct 2013

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This diagram provides 5 months of historical DNS marketshare for DNS services used by Fortune 500 company websites

Fortune 500 2013 DNS Marketshare – 10 Oct 2013

This table provides marketshare for managed DNS services amongst 2013 US Fortune 500 companies. Change metrics are derived from the difference in marketshare from 30 Jun to 10 Oct 2013.
Provider Rank Websites (out of 500) Marketshare Marketshare Change
UltraDNS 1 36 7.2% 0
Verisign DNS 2 30 6% 0
Akamai 3 18 3.6% +1
DynECT 4 11 2.2% +1
DNS Made Easy 5 7 1.4% 0
GoDaddy DNS 6 6 1.2% +1
Savvis 7 4 0.8% 0
Internap 8 3 0.6% 0
Rackspace Cloud DNS 9 2 0.4% 0
Enom DNS 10 2 0.4% 0
easyDNS 11 1 0.2% 0
No-IP 12 1 0.2% 0
AWS Route 53 13 1 0.2% 0

Fortune 500 DNS Switchers – 10 Oct 2013

There were no changes in managed DNS providers amongst Fortune 500 websites within this time period.

Originally posted: CloudHarmony

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