"Open-source DNS Benchmark Utility"
namebench is a internet utility that locates the quickest DNS servers for your PC to use. The namebench application will use various DNS server and put them through their paces to determine which is the fastest by running benchmark testing. The web browser, a TCPdump and datasets are all run to see how the different available DNS servers stand up to rigor. To clarify a DNS is way that the internet indexes new websites and translates the web addresses we all type into a web browser into the IP addresses that computer networks including the internet use to locate the servers were the web site resides. This package simply helps to locate the fastest one.
namebench Key Features:
- Test different DNS server speeds using a web browser, a TCPdump and datasets
- Compare available DNS servers to see which is the best one to use in the present location
- Most useful for people who change location a lot
- Requires Windows
namebench is a DNS testing package to help choose the fastest DNS in that area.
DeveloperThomas R. Stromberg
Updated11 Jan 2015
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