Blogs

Last modified: January 30, 2014
  • Larissa at LISA 2012

    Larissa at LISA 2012 Attending LISA or Internet ON in San Diego this week? Chat with our product manager, Larissa Shapiro, about BIND 10, DHCP, or anything related to ISC. Drop her a line at larissas@isc.org, or look for the BIND 10 Beta BoF on the BoF board at the conference. Follow Larissa at @larissashapiro for the latest news and insights from LISA.

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  • [Video] Silo Busting in Information Security – The SIE Approach

    Every few weeks a new security company is born. No matter what the brand or the segment, the data flow looks the same from on high: let’s get smart people and write some smart software, suck in all kinds of telemetry and samples, and produce threat feeds and reputation feeds, and then…profit! This plan works more often than not, due

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  • Implementing Highly Memory-Efficient Zone Data in BIND 10

    Over the last several months, we’ve been working on improving (reducing) memory footprint of the BIND 10’s authoritative DNS server, b10-auth. The result is pretty satisfactory so far. According to my recent experiments, actual memory footprint after loading various types of zones is generally just a half of what would be needed in BIND 9. And, even if the BIND

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  • Join us at NANOG 56

    Headed to NANOG 56 in Dallas? I’ll be there, hoping to chat with people who are interested in trying out the alpha or beta releases of BIND10… if you’d like to connect, leave me a note and we’ll make plans. Looking forward to it… Larissa

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  • Why We (Still) Need BIND 10

    Several years ago, ISC started the BIND 10 project. As part of the effort to kick-start the effort, Joao Damas and Paul Vixie wrote a paper called The Need for BIND 10. It’s been almost 4 years, and we have recently released the first BIND 10 alpha. It is worth asking, do we still need BIND 10? Open Source vs.

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