9 Acquisitions
Total Equity Funding
$88M in 2 Rounds from 2 Investors
Manchester, NH
Dyn is a cloud-based internet performance company that enables its clients to monitor, control, and optimize online infrastructure.
Internet, Web Hosting, SaaS, Cloud Computing

Company Details

November 22, 1998
Dynamic Network Services, Dynamic DNS Network Services
251 - 500 | 22 in Crunchbase

Dyn is a cloud-based Internet Performance Management (IPM) company that provides unrivaled visibility and control into cloud and public Internet resources. Dyn’s platform monitors, controls and optimizes applications and infrastructure through Data, Analytics, and Traffic Steering, ensuring traffic gets delivered faster, safer, and more reliably than ever.

Dyn is the leading IPM provider to the largest enterprises and most visited web properties in the world, including eight of the top 10 Internet Services and Retail companies, and six of the top 10 Entertainment companies, in the Fortune 500. Dyn helps everyone from startups to companies like Pfizer, Visa, Netflix and Twitter solve the challenges associated with Internet scale, complexity and volatility.

Dyn does its work by providing a global network of hundreds of real-time sensors, millions of test-points, and an expanding traffic management points-of-presence to give its users the tools to keep their website, internet-connected applications, and business operations up and running at all times. It leverages this network to offer a platform for Internet Performance Management that includes products like Internet Intelligence, Internet Intelligence: Network, Internet Intelligence: Transit, Internet Alerts, Dynamic Steering, Traffic Director, Managed DNS, and Active Failover. Additionally, Dyn offers domain services and email products.

Dyn was founded in 2001 by Thomas Daly and Jeremy Hitchcock. It is headquartered in Manchester, N.H.

Funding Rounds (2) - $88M

DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
May, 2016$50M / Series B1
Oct, 2012$38M / Series A1

Acquisitions (9)

May 21, 2014Unknown
Mar 26, 2014Unknown
Dec 23, 2013Unknown
May 13, 2013Unknown
Jan 2, 2013Unknown
Sep 21, 2012Unknown
Dec 31, 2010Cash
Aug 31, 2010Cash
Jan, 2010Cash

Current Team (22)


Products (9)

  • Communicate with their customers through transactional confirmations, special offers, newsletters, or other messages
  • Starter DNS & Domain Products
  • The fastest, most scalable and reliable DNS for growing businesses
  • Connect your users to site content and applications with the fastest most secure, stable and reliable DNS network
  • Optimally connect your users to site content and applications with the most advanced traffic management methods
  • Delivers the world’s most complete, accurate, objective, and up-to-date view of how data is being routed across the Internet.
  • Dyn Internet Intelligence monitors your Internet infrastructure
  • DynECT Email Delivery handles transactional and/or bulk email sends for those senders that need best-in-class email delivery.

Competitors (7)

  • Afilias provides back end domain name registry services, DNS, idn and RFID services.
  • We build next-generation IPAM, DNS & DHCP solutions that connect mobile devices, applications & clouds.
  • DNS Made Easy offers a stable, scalable world-wide DNS infrastructure with multiple gigabits of connectivity for the fastest resolution time
  • Neustar offers a range of cloud-based services enabling marketing and IT professionals to promote and protect their businesses.
  • Nominum provides DNS software & applications for top telecom providers to deliver superior performance, security, controls & communications.
  • A leading Managed DNS Service Provider, delivering superior security, reliability and performance to organizations
  • VeriSign Authentication Services provides network infrastructure, security and telecommunications services for companies and individuals.

Offices/Locations (3)

  • Headquarters

    150 Dow Street

    Tower Two

    Manchester, NH 03101


  • EMEA Office

    Queensberry House 103-109 Queens Rd

    Brighton, East Sussex BN1 3XF

    United Kingdom

  • Asia Pacific Office

    Level 39 Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 2 10 Marina Boulevard

    North Sydney, New South Wales 018983


Images (1)


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