[Pdns-users] Mongo DB and Powerdns

Jan-Piet Mens jpmens.dns at gmail.com
Mon Mar 14 18:34:15 UTC 2011

> I'm asking if some has or is doing a backend for Mongo DB?

Funny you ask: I was thinking about that just the other day. MongoDB's
replication (as well as that of a number of other NoSQL implementations)
would fit nicely.

To my knowledge there is no such back-end. What I have done is a
PowerDNS pipe back-end to CouchDB. Performance is lousy of course, but I
did it as a proof of concept, and it works ok. I've written about it at


[1] http://blog.fupps.com/2010/05/05/powerdns-and-a-couchdb-backend/

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