Server 2016: Configuring DNS Zones

Individuals who will manage the planning, implementing, and configuration of core networking services in Windows 2016 Server environments, and individuals preparing for the Microsoft Networking with Windows Server 2016 (70-741) exam


Expected Duration
88 minutes

In this course, you’ll examine the options for DNS zone creation and management in Windows Server 2016 to provide name resolution on the network. This course aligns with the Networking with Windows Server 2016 (70-741) exam.


Configuring Zones in DNS

  • start the course
  • create primary DNS zones
  • configure Active Directory integration of primary zones
  • configure secure dynamic updates
  • create and configure secondary zones
  • create and configure stub zones
  • configure a DNS zone delegation
  • configure a GlobalNames zone
  • create and configure DNS Resource Records (RR), including A, AAAA, PTR, SOA, NS, SRV, CNAME, and MX records
  • configure zone scavenging
  • configure record options, including Time To Live (TTL) and weight
  • configure DNS round robin
  • use DNS audit and query events for auditing and troubleshooting your DNS zones
  • configure unknown record support
  • configure DNS zone scopes and records
  • configure policies for zones

Practice: Configure DNS Zone Support

  • configure DNS zone support





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