Domain Name Service (DNS) – What is DNS?

Phone DirectoryThe Internet system that translates human-understandable hostnames (like http://www.ozarweb.com) into computer-understandable IP addresses (like 85.108.12.214) and back again.

Think of it as the Internet phonebook.

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