Domain Name System (DNS) Administration- Windows Server 2016

Domain Name System (DNS) Administration- Windows Server 2016

Domain Name System (DNS) Administration- Windows Server 2016

DNS Server installation and domain name / zone setup on Windows Server 2016 using the Server Manager & DNS MMC Consoles

Language: english

Note: 3.7/5 (458 notes) 47,797 students

Instructor(s): John Courtenay

Last update: 2020-09-08

What you’ll learn

  • Creating and managing DNS Zones
  • Creating and managing DNS Records
  • Root Zones and Nameservers
  • Set up DNS Scavenging
  • Round Robin Load Balancing



  • Ideally access to a test server running Windows Server 2016



Domain Name System (DNS) configuration on Windows Server 2016, topics covered include the following:

* Installation and Configuration of DNS Services

* Creating and managing DNS Zones

* Creating and managing DNS Records

* Explanation of special record types and reverse DNS

* Root Zones and Nameservers

* Load balancing

* Configuring DNS Scavenging

* Securing DNS in a production environment

Ideally, any practice should be done on a test environment, as some configuration changes can have wide-spread impact on your organisation if done incorrectly.


Who this course is for

  • IT Support Technicians wishing to learn about DNS server management


Course content

  • Introduction
    • Introduction
    • DNS and Nslookup
    • Installing DNS Services
    • DNS Console Overview
  • DNS Zones
    • Creating Forward Primary Zones
    • Creating Forward Secondary Zones
    • Creating Forward Stub Zones
    • Creating Reverse Primary Zones
    • Creating Reverse Secondary Zones
    • Creating Reverse Stub Zones
    • Managing DNS Zones
  • DNS Records
    • DNS Record Types
    • Creating and managing DNS zone records
  • DNS Configuration
    • Root Hints
    • Round Robin Load Balancing
    • DNS Scavenging


Domain Name System (DNS) Administration- Windows Server 2016

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