Which of these utilities would be the best choice for viewing the configuration of a DNS server?
We rely on the DNS protocol for almost everything that we do on our networks. In this video, you’ll get an overview of the domain name services protocol and learn how it is used to convert names to IP addresses.
Why would you need to configure a DNS setting on a device?
If you’re connecting a Windows computer to the network, it will certainly need an IP address. In this video, you’ll learn how to configuration your workstation for automatic IP addressing and how to set your IP address manually.
Today’s networks use complex protocols to resolve IP addresses, maintain user databases, transfer files, and manage infrastructure devices. In this video, you’ll learn about DHCP, DNS, LDAP and X.500, SNMP, SMB, SSH, and SFTP.
If you’re troubleshooting a network problem on a workstation, one of the first things you’ll need to know is the IP address information of the local device. In this video, you’ll learn how to use ipconfig and ifconfig to obtain details about the local TCP/IP stack.
If your DNS isn’t resolving IP addresses properly, then much of your network communication may come to a halt. In this video, you’ll learn how to use nslookup and dig to query and evaluate DNS servers.
A problem with your DNS servers will affect almost every system in your network. In this video, you’ll learn how to identify DNS issues and ways to troubleshoot and resolve these issues.
The Domain Name System can be configured to resolve IP addresses, even when the IP address changes. In this video, you’ll learn about both dynamic DNS updating and about dynamic DNS services.
A DNS server uses many different records to keep all of our IP addresses properly resolved. In this video, you’ll learn about the most important records in your DNS server.