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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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OpenDNS Recognized as #1 Innovative Enterprise Security Startup

The marketing people wanted a serious title, but my alternate title for this post would be “Why being ‘other’ in security is actually a great thing.” Today, Justin Somaini (current Chief Trust Officer of Box, Inc. and…

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OpenDNS and FireEye: A New Security Partnership

When it comes to protecting a single location or network perimeter, appliance-based solutions seem to rule the day. While typically expensive, their ability to detect and enforce is second to none when protecting a single internet…

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Can't wait to try Umbrella security? You don't have to.

Nothing demonstrates the impact and value of a security solution like testing it in your own environment. Unfortunately, the process of evaluating enterprise security solutions is often tedious and resource-intensive. It doesn’t…

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Tomorrow’s Webcast - Containing Cryptolocker

Cryptolocker – the very word can strike fear into the most astute IT specialist. This ransomware has been targeting millions of people around the globe with astonishing success, and it shows no signs of slowing down. Arriving in…

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Join us for our Fall S4 Meetup!

Tomorrow night, we’re hosting the latest in our series of events for the San Francisco security community.  Join some of the Bay Area’s finest security researchers and practitioners for food, drinks, and fun. We’ll discuss a…

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