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Google using Akamai

Google change their DNS to point to Akamai's servers

12:05 pm on Sep 22, 2003 (gmt 0)

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I'm not sure if they used Akamai before or not, but www.google.com used to point to any one IP.

Now it's a CNAME for www.google.akadns.net, which then in turn points to an IP address.

8:14 pm on Sept 22, 2003 (gmt 0)

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Just to confuse you [google2.akadns.net...]
10:56 am on Sept 23, 2003 (gmt 0)

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