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How the internet works

Ever wonder how the internet works?  From the time your enter a web address into an internet browser or click send on an email, what actually happens?

The team at .nz manage the Authoritative Name Servers for .nz fielding around 80 billion queries per annum.

We have collated a range of videos that explain how the Internet works, in particular the DNS or Domain Name System.


From The World Science Festival


From the team at DNS Made Easy to help explain how DNS works.


From CIRA, the registry that manages the .ca domain name space. 


From DNS Social.


Posted by David Morrison