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Always Be Advancing: An Update from Customer Success

In my last/first blog post, I mentioned kicking off an initiative to start boosting the volume and quality of value-added communication with our customers. The customer success team has been working hard to see this vision…

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From an MSP Service Desk to Helping Other MSPs Secure Their Clients

At OpenDNS, we take our partnership with MSPs very seriously as we continue to build our MSP-focused team across account management, engineering and customer success. I joined OpenDNS as a technical resource to work directly with…

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Understanding Your Home Network and Keeping It Secure

Hi, I’m Dominic Bannister, customer support representative team lead here at OpenDNS. As you know, our service helps users connect with confidence on any device, anywhere, anytime. However, there’s more you can do to protect…

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Renewed Resources

As you may have noticed, the OpenDNS website is undergoing a series of changes—we’re adding new pages, new sections, new imagery— updating the look and feel of the site. Recently, we launched a brand-new Resources section…

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Bash, Shellshock and Security: What You Need To Know

Quick summary: OpenDNS’s infrastructure and our customers’ deployments are not vulnerable to remote exploits targeting the Bash/Shellshock vulnerability. Additionally, most Umbrella customer deployments will automatically be…

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5 Ways Silicon Valley "Startups" Are Approaching Security Differently

Here at OpenDNS, we believe our approach to security is uniquely positioned to “work with the way the world works today”. We’re located in San Francisco and surrounded by some awesome cutting-edge tech companies. Our CEO…

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Your Success is Our Success

Great technology deserves a great customer experience. That’s why OpenDNS is proud to introduce veteran service executive Chris Doell as the company’s Vice President of Customer Success. Chris brings over 25 years of…

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iOS 8, VPN Issues and Worry-Free Upgrade Instructions

Today, Apple released iOS 8 for the iPhone and iPad. If you use OpenDNS on your iOS device, please read the following important information prior to upgrading your device. If you have already upgraded, you should read it as well. …

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Welcome Tokyo, Our 24th Data center!

There are cities and then there are megacities. Tokyo is the largest megacity in the world, with about 13 million people who call it home. As of last week, it’s also the home of OpenDNS’s 24th global data center! This new…

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BoxWorks Preview: Q & A with OpenDNS CEO David Ulevitch

Editor’s note: Later today, OpenDNS CEO David Ulevitch will be speaking at BoxWorks 2014 alongside Box Chief Trust Officer Justin Somaini and Securosis CEO and Analyst Rich Mogull about the role of cloud services in the security…

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