Incident Report: Amsterdam Data Center DNS Failure

On Thursday, February 20th, 2014, there was an outage in our Amsterdam data center. This post mortem describes the event, why it happened, what we did to recover, and what are doing to prevent similar issues in the future.


Improved support site

We updated our support site, leaving KBSimple in favor of a static site generator.


Incident Report: NTP Attack or Why We Switched to Anycast Faster than Planned

On December 23rd, 2013 we experienced an NTP attack that caused our unicast NS1 server to be taken offline for 24 hours. Triggered by this event we switched almost every one of our customers over to Anycast within a few days.


How We Work as a Remote Team

Inspired by a recent blog post from Travis CI, I'd like to share details about how DNSimple team members work together without offices.


Refreshing invoices

I've been silently working behind the scenes at DNSimple on the design of the app. Today I'd like to introduce the first of many improvements: refreshing the invoices we send.