Find Fastest DNS Server Improve Internet Surf Speed – DNS Benchmark
There are a lot of ways to improve the Internet surf speed. One of the ways is using fastest Domain Name Server (DNS Server) to shorter and resolves URL address queries into IP addresses to locate computer services and devices worldwide. Most of the times, we will use the DNS server configuration that has been provided by Internet Services Provider during Internet dial up connection. However, the internet service provider DNS server configuration may not be the fastest that is available or the DNS server might be slow, overloaded or unreliable DNS servers will get in the way, noticeably slowing down virtually all of your use of the Internet.
What is DNS (Domain Name System) ?
According To Wikipedia. Domain Name System (DNS) is a hierarchical distributed naming system for computers, services, or any resource connected to the Internet or a private network. It associates various information with domain names assigned to each of the participating entities. A Domain Name Service resolves queries for these names into IP addresses for the purpose of locating computer services and devices worldwide. By providing a worldwide, distributed keyword-based redirection service, the Domain Name System is an essential component of the functionality of the Internet.
Searching the fastest DNS Server can be simple now with the help of DNS Benchmark, A DNS freeware that allow computer user test out different DNS server performance and find out which DNS Server offers the best and shortest DNS response time.
When DNS Benchmark started, it will performing detailed analysis and comparison of the operational performance and reliability of any set of up to 200 DNS name servers together with user’s computer DNS server configuration together. Each DNS name server in the benchmark list will be tested carefully with different characteristics such as includes testing each name server for its “redirection” behavior: whether it returns an error for a bad domain request, or redirects a user’s web browser to a commercial marketing-oriented page.
The DNS name server comparison result will be continuously updated while the benchmarking process is running. All DNS benchmark result are displayed in the form of bar graph which makes it easy to see the results. Plus more, the DNS benchmark comparison results can be saved to a csv or file or can also be copied to clipboard.
Overall DNS Benchmark software is a nice network tools to have and the report is very extremely useful for network experts optimize the best DNS server on their network. Meanwhile, DNS Benchmark is a freeware and doesn’t require any installation. It runs on all the version of Windows.