Articles by Nico Cartron

Nico Cartron is Principal Product Manager, DNS/DNSLB, for F5 Distributed Cloud Services, helping customers with their journey to multi-cloud and containerization. Previously, Nico held several presales engineer positions related to DNS, first at EfficientIP where he started as employee #8, winning significant deals in the Telco and Industry verticals, and eventually led a team of presales spread across the globe. More recently, Nico was Solutions Engineer at PowerDNS/Open-Xchange, where he brought his expertise to carrier customers looking to secure their DNS services. Nico has a bachelor's degree from Epitech, France.

  • Share to Facebook
  • Share to X
  • Share to Linkedin
  • Share via AddThis
Published: Jan 30, 2023
DNS (Domain Name System) may be a familiar term to most people, but DNS Load Balancing, also known as GSLB (Global Server Load Balancing), probably is not. In a nutshell, it is a more intelligent version of DNS, enabling the steering of traffic based on applications’ health and client source IP addresses.
Published: Jul 26, 2021
The DNS (Domain Name System) is one of the most important protocols on the Internet — it’s often referred to as “the phonebook of the Internet” (although most DNS experts despise this description).
Published: May 19, 2020
As part of our SaaS-based Control-plane, we have built and run our own global backbone (AS35280), using multiple 100G and 400G links between our PoPs.