New & Notable
Domain Name System (DNS) News
August 02, 2006
Sysinternals founder Mark Russinovich says Microsoft's top priority is keeping widely used admin tools like Filemon, Regmon and Process Explorer freely available.
July 12, 2006
Microsoft is readying another branch office software bundle, this time for the enterprise branches. The SKU offers full-strength Windows Server 2003 R2.
November 22, 2005
Proof-of-concept code is publicly available to exploit a memory allocation flaw in Windows, Microsoft warned Thursday.
September 07, 2005
A Senior System Engineer for Microsoft explains how a tight integration between DNS and Active Directory make for a healthy DNS environment.
Domain Name System (DNS) Get Started
Bring yourself up to speed with our introductory content
It pays to know about Active Directory. Test your knowledge with a quick quiz. Continue Reading
Active Directory relies heavily on DNS to function. This guide breaks down the basics of DNS, and provides some helpful tips on how to assess, manage and protect your environment. Continue Reading
It is important to master certain Microsoft-specified objectives for the Implementing and Administering domain name system (DNS) section in the MCSE Windows 2000 Exam 70-217. This chapter describes objectives, including installing and configuring ... Continue Reading
Evaluate Domain Name System (DNS) Vendors & Products
Weigh the pros and cons of technologies, products and projects you are considering.
Hypersoft OmniAnalyser is a cross-platform service management solution, providing a foundation for decision-making processes. Continue Reading
Applications on a remote hosted server can be managed in three ways: through direct management on the server via Remote Desktop, remote management via a client application, or Web-based management interfaces. Continue Reading
A reader is looking for a tool to back up his standalone DNS server. Continue Reading
Manage Domain Name System (DNS)
Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations.
Take a look at some tools and tests that will keep DNS performing well. Continue Reading
The dream of having an efficient Active Directory can live or die with how well DNS is designed. Expert Gary Olsen runs through the basic principles to be aware of when designing the DNS structure. Continue Reading
Some consider DNS to be the heart of Active Directory, and like any heart, it is important to keep it healthy. Expert Gary Olsen offers his set of best practices for maintaining a secure and properly configured DNS. Continue Reading
Problem Solve Domain Name System (DNS) Issues
We’ve gathered up expert advice and tips from professionals like you so that the answers you need are always available.
Windows 7 and Server 2008 R2 ship with built-in changes to the DNS name devolution process that help boost security and simplify client access to network resources. Continue Reading
Times are tough, but new features in R2 could have a positive impact on the bottom line. Continue Reading
After migrating from Windows NT to Windows Server 2003, users may have trouble checking common products like webmail. Here's how to address it. Continue Reading