ISC proudly develops, maintains, distributes, and supports several key Internet software components. All of the software is distributed under the terms of the ISC license, a BSD-style open source license and is available for free download from our website.
Our two most popular software products are production-grade packages developed and maintained by ISC using our "Managed Open Source" development model, and are both reference standard implementations of their protocols:
- BIND: ISC's implementation of the Domain Name Service (DNS) protocol suite.
- ISC DHCP: ISC's implementation of the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol.
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Among our latest products includes open source routing software, a carrier grade package to help transition IPv4 networks to IPv6 and a full redesign and implementation of our flagship product, BIND.
- BIND10; BIND's next generation software
- Open Source Routing; ISC's collaboration with Quagga
- AFTR; ISC's implementation of an IPv4/IPv6 transition protocol based on Dual-Stack Lite
ISC also maintains or distributes other Internet software.
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