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Server 2016: Networking: DNS Configuration

Server 2016: Networking: DNS Configuration

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Discover Domain Name System (DNS), which is used to resolves names to IP addresses. Explore the options for DNS deployments in Windows Server 2016 to provide name resolution on a Network. This course can be used as part of the preparation for the 70-741: Networking with Windows Server 2016 certification exam.

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Server 2016: Networking: DNS Configuration

  • determine DNS installation requirements
  • determine supported DNS deployment scenarios on Nano Server
  • install DNS
  • configure forwarders
  • configure Root Hints
  • configure delegation
  • implement DNS policies
  • configure DNS Server settings using Windows PowerShell
  • configure global settings
  • configure Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC)
  • configure DNS-based Authentication of Named Entities (DANE)
  • configure DNS socket pool, cache locking, and logging, and enable Response Rate Limiting
  • configure recursion settings
  • implement DNS performance tuning
  • configure DNS settings to secure DNS
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