Browse Blog Posts In Category “Announcements”

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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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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SC Magazine Review Calls Umbrella “One of the Most Powerful Network Security Services Available”

Since the launch of Umbrella over two years ago, OpenDNS has been focused on one goal that inspires the work of every department at the company: to provide compelling security value to our customers. Customer feedback is our…

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No more ads

TL;DR: We’ve always tried to put user experience first, even when that gets in the way of making more money. Browsers have changed, we’ve become a security company, and we’ve shifted our business to rely on paying security…

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New OpenDNS Data Centers in Canada Eh?! Hello Vancouver and Toronto!

In one of our recent blog posts, we mentioned that OpenDNS would continue to expand its global network so that users everywhere have the best and fastest experience possible. We’re happy to announce that we opened two new data…

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New Funding for OpenDNS

We’re sharing the news that we’ve closed a $35M Series C funding round. This financing is the largest in our company’s history and almost double our combined previous capital raised. All of our existing investors, Sequoia…

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Welcome Sydney, Our 21st Data Center!

OpenDNS is committed to providing the best experience to our users everywhere. To do that, we’re continuously building out our global network. We’re building more new sites than ever before as well as adding more network…

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Code Community: OpenLate Goes International

About every two weeks since February, OpenDNS has been hosting its OpenLate meetup at our San Francisco office. From 7PM to Midnight, we invite programmers to hang out in our office and work on their own projects. Engineers at…

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