Speed up access to your site from anywhere in the world with just 1 click

With the web getting faster by the day, your site is expected to load instantaneously no matter where your clients may be. Fast Anycast DNS technology can be enabled with a single click, requires no modifications to your site and increases your page load speeds by an average of 34%. In addition, it improves the availability and security of your site against DDoS attacks.

Without
Fast Anycast DNS

Slower without Fast Anycast DNS

With
Fast Anycast DNS

Faster with Fast Anycast DNS
34% faster
Only 3 € /year

Compatible with all internet sites

Fast Anycast DNS technology works with all sites independently of where your site is hosted. All you need is a domain name managed by Infomaniak. Once the option is enabled for your domain, everything else is done automatically.

More security and availability for your site

In addition to speeding up page load times, Fast Anycast DNS is compatible with DNSSEC security and increases the availability of your site in case of distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks. If your DNS server becomes unavailable, your visitors will automatically have access your site via another DNS server.

How to speed up your site with Fast Anycast DNS

Enable Fast Anycast DNS for your domain name managed by Infomaniak

1 - Enable Fast Anycast DNS for your domain name managed by Infomaniak

Your domain DNS records are replicated throughout the world

2 - Your domain DNS records are replicated throughout the world

Your site loads at lightning speeds for your international clients
34% faster

3 - Your site loads at lightning speeds for your international clients

How does it work?

Your domain name is the door to your site. Its DNS records redirect your visitors towards the server that hosts your site. The closer your DNS server is to your visitors, the faster they can access your site. This is where Fast Anycast DNS technology comes in.

Without Fast Anycast DNS

Without Fast Anycast DNS, international access to your site is not optimal

Your domain DNS records are located on a single server in the heart of Europe. Access to your site takes more time for visitors situated far from this location, which can affect your SEO.

With Fast Anycast DNS

With Fast Anycast DNS, get fast access to your site anywhere in the world

Your domain DNS records are replicated throughout the world which speeds up access to your site on average by 34%. In case of a problem with a DNS server, your visitors are redirected to another DNS server and your site remains accessible.

Fast Anycast DNS replicates your DNS records everywhere in the world

Result: Your site loads at lightning speeds no matter where your clients may be.

  • New York, USA (2x)
  • Reston, USA
  • Paris, France (2x)
  • Warsaw, Poland (2x)
  • Dublin, Ireland (2x)
  • Seattle, USA
  • Singapore (2x)
  • Hong-Kong, China
  • Johannesburg, South Africa (2x)
  • Stockholm, Sweden
  • Vienna, Austria (3x)
  • Chicago, USA
  • Frankfurt, Germany (3x)
  • London, United Kingdom (2x)
  • Dallas, USA (2x)
  • Los Angeles, USA (3x)
  • San Jose, USA
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands (2x)
  • Sydney, Australia (2x)
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil (2x)
  • Miami, USA (3x)
  • Toronto, Canada

Why enable Fast Anycast DNS for your site?

+34% Faster

On average, Fast Anycast DNS reduces the latency related to your domain's DNS lookup by 34%*. Result: Access to your site is much faster.

Enabled with 1 click

Fast Anycast DNS is enabled in just a few seconds and requires no adjustments to your site. The worldwide replication of your DNS records is automatic.

Reinforced DDoS protection

In case of a DDoS attack on your DNS server, your visitors are redirected to the nearest DNS server and your site remains accessible.

Increased availability

If one of the DNS servers is not available, your visitors are automatically redirected to the nearest DNS server.

Internationally optimised SEO

By increasing availability and speeding up page load times, Fast Anycast DNS improves your site's SEO.

24x7 Support

Do you have a question or need help using or enabling Fast Anycast DNS? It is easy to contact us by email, chat or telephone.

This average is the result of a test carried out by Infomaniak in January 2019. The test consists in comparing the duration of a DNS resolution based on 1,000 sensors RIPE positioned throughout the world for domains configured with our classic DNS and Fast Anycast DNS.

Register a new domain and benefit from Fast Anycast DNS for just 3 € /year

Enable Fast Anycast DNS for an existing domain
  • 1. Log in to the Manager.
  • 2. Go to "\Domains\".
  • 3. Click on the domain concerned.
  • 4. Enable Fast Anycast DNS from the domain dashboard.

Fast Anycast DNS ensures organisations and entrepreneurs that their sites load more quickly regardless of the location of their clients.

Olivier Monod

Olivier Monod | Team Lead Developer

A single cost-effective price

Fast Anycast DNS costs just 3 € / year, regardless of your domain extension. Thanks to our competitive rates, your domain will remain very cost effective.

Enabling is easy and automatic

This technology is enabled in 1 click and requires no modification of your site. All you need is a domain managed by Infomaniak. It is easy to transfer your domain if necessary.

Compatible with all sites

When your domain is managed by Infomaniak, all of your sites can benefit from Fast Anycast DNS even if they are not hosted by Infomaniak.

Frequently asked questions about Fast Anycast DNS

Fast Anycast DNS technology speeds up access to an internet site from several geographic locations around the world.

Without Fast Anycast DNS the DNS records of your domain are located in one of Infomaniak's datacenters in Switzerland. If your visitors are situated far from Switzerland, DNS resolution will take longer and thus access to your site will take more time, frustrating your visitors.

Thanks to Fast Anycast DNS, the DNS of your domain is replicated to over points of presence around the world. Regardless of where your visitors are located, they are redirected to the DNS server closest to them which increases the speed of access to your site by 34%. Moreover, if one of your DNS servers is unavailable, the nearest server naturally takes over and your visitors can continue to access your site.

In short, with just 1 click, Fast Anycast DNS reduces latency and increases the availability of your internet sites without requiring the slightest modification to your code.
No action is required on your site to fully benefit from the potential of Fast Anycast DNS. The only thing you have to do is enable this technology from the dashboard of the domain of your choice.
No, only your domain name must be managed by Infomaniak.

Do you want to transfer your domain to Infomaniak? This guide will help you and our support is available if necessary.

You benefit from many advantages when you entrust us with the management of your domains:
- Ultra competitive rates
- One free email address with unlimited storage and contact/calendar synchronisation
- One free web page with 10 MB of FTP space
- Free DNSSEC security
- Free and advanced DNS management
- Protects your private data in Whois (Domain Privacy)
- Protects your domains against loss or theft (Renewal Warranty)
Our tests show on average that Fast Anycast DNS speeds up page load times by 34%. The further your visitors are from our data centers the easier it is to observe the decrease in latency provided by this technology.
By enabling Fast Anycast DNS on your domain your DNS records will be automatically replicated in the following points of presence.

Network 1:

New York, USA (2x)
Paris, France (2x)
Warsaw, Poland (2x)
Dublin, Ireland (2x)
Singapore (2x)
Johannesburg, South Africa
Stockholm, Sweden
Vienna, Austria (2x)
Frankfurt, Germany (2x)
London, United Kingdom
Dallas, USA
Los Angeles, USA (3x)
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Sydney, Australia
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Miami, USA (2x)

Network 2:

Hong Kong, China
San Jose, USA
Dallas, USA
Reston, USA
Chicago, USA
Seattle, USA
London, United Kingdom
Frankfurt, Germany
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Vienna, Austria
Toronto, Canada
Sydney, Australia
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Johannesburg, South Africa
Miami, USA

The points of presence are shared between two networks that operate at random when your visitors access your internet site.
Discover Domain Privacy

-20% 3.00
from 2 € / year

  • Secure your private data in WHOIS

  • By default, the contact details of the owner of a domain are public. Domain Privacy secures your private data and protects you against spam.

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-20% 2.40
from 2 € / year

  • Protect your domain against theft

  • If your domain name is important for your activities, Renewal Warranty guarantees that you will never lose it.

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