This article aims at clarifying the difference between a “Local IP Address” assigned by a “Local Network” and a “Remote IP Address” assigned by a “Remote Network”.
I was previously running my own DNS servers and operating my own custom DNS failover solution. I decided to make a switch to Amazon’s AWS Route 53 service, in hopes to provide better network reliability. Let me tell you, Route 53 is awesome. Completely worth it. Improved network reliability and faster DNS lookups.