DNS

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DNS

abbr.
domain name system

DNS

abbreviation for
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (formerly in Britain)Department for National Savings
2. (Computer Science) computing domain name system
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Well, this works great for small websites, but larger websites are hosted on several computers and use a round robin DNS type resolution, so that multiple machines appear as one site.
The Round Robin DNS distributed the connection loads and gave some measure of load balancing," commented Franklin Lerum, Manager for Distributed Systems at Egghead, Inc.
The BSDI servers installed at BBN Planet's Cambridge, MA facility are linked to the Internet via high-bandwidth T3 connections and configured in parallel via round robin DNS to share the heavy Internet load.