Browse Blog Posts In Category “Announcements”

The Final Countdown—Help Get Net Neutrality over the Finish Line

For years, David Ulevitch, OpenDNS Founder and CEO, has been an outspoken advocate for Internet freedom, and continuously has supported the battle for net neutrality. “Net neutrality is a cause that myself and OpenDNS as a…

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Brian Roddy Joins OpenDNS Team as EVP of Engineering and Operations

Earlier this month, Brian Roddy joined OpenDNS as the EVP of engineering and operations. Roddy has experience directing research and development, building scalable cloud infrastructures, and supporting SaaS applications for…

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Sony Reveals An Even Bigger Attack on the Internet...This Time, the MPAA is Behind It

The Interview is out now in theaters and streaming on YouTube (and elsewhere). There have now been a cross-section of experts in entertainment, celebrity lifestyle, foreign policy, and Internet security that have all weighed-in…

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Introducing a New Platform for Cloud-Delivered Security

“We are not getting the most out of our existing security products. They don’t talk to each other, and they don’t work when people leave the office.” This is what I hear from CIOs and CISOs when I talk about the OpenDNS…

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Announcing Centralized Settings: A New Feature of Umbrella for MSPs

It’s no secret that standardization is a core principle of a successful Managed Service Provider (MSP) business — it’s especially critical for security. In meeting with our partners, I’ve seen many approaches to this…

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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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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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