Browse Blog Posts In Category “Milestones”

Skepticism to Backbone in 15 Years: How SaaS Shaped the New Enterprise Security

In the Beginning, There Were Updates This month marks the 15th anniversary of SaaS—or “software as a service.” Prior to its widespread adoption, end users had to install frequent updates, software and hardware uptime often…

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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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Why Ads and Security Don’t Mix

Our CEO and founder, David Ulevitch, recently announced that OpenDNS would be turning off ads. The main reason is because, as David says, “ads and security don’t mix”. In the last few years, “Malvertising” (malicious…

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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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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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Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

I remember thinking to myself when I first started working at OpenDNS, “Man, I am really enjoying this job and this company. It’s gonna be a sad day when I no longer feel like working here anymore.” This was a reference to…

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David Named to the MSPmentor 250

For the past six years, MSPmentor has published a list of the top executives, entrepreneurs, and experts influencing the Managed Service Provider (MSP) space. David Ulevitch, CEO of OpenDNS, is honored to be included in the 2013…

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Seven Years of Innovation, and Beyond

This month marks OpenDNS’s seventh birthday – seven years of continuous growth in making the Internet faster, safer, and more reliable for tens of millions of users all over the world. As a company, we’re expanding faster…

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Introducing the new Umbrella MSP Console, the smartest way to secure all your clients and improve profitability

1,400 Managed Service Providers (MSPs) partner with OpenDNS to deliver Umbrella’s powerful malware protection to their clients, and more are joining us each day. That’s why we’ve been making such serious investments in the…

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