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Basics of BIND DNS Server

Build your own DNS server from scratch in 20 mins
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 49m
Language: English
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BIND is open source software that enables you to publish your Domain Name System (DNS) information on the Internet, and to resolve DNS queries for your users.  The name BIND stands for “Berkeley Internet Name Domain”. 
Why to use BIND?
•BIND is opensource.•You can tailor the BIND as per your Organization requirements.•Oldest and most commonly used DNS server.In this quick course on BIND – we will discuss the following sections :
•Introduction to BIND•LAB requirements & setup details •Pre-requesties  & BIND installation •Configure firewall for DNS •Configure BIND to accpet the dns requests •Configure domain zone configuration •Create forward and reverse lookup files •Validate and secure the dns configuration •Test the name resolution

You will learn

✓ Setting up Infra for BIND DNS server
✓ Create BIND DNS server from scratch
✓ How DNS name resolution works and how to create DNS records


• Basics of any Linux/Unix
• PC/Laptop/VM with 866Mhz CPU, 01GB RAM and 10G disk space
• Super user access on Linux/Unix server

This course is for

• Anyone who want to learn the basics of BIND DNS server
AWS SA, TOGAF Certified Architect | Systems Engineer
Hi Everyone,
Thanks for spending time on checking my BIO. I am in IT since last 14 years and worked on various roles , such as Infrastructure Architect, Systems engineer etc. I have started my IT career as Hardware support engineer where I got opportunity to work on various operating systems, network infrastructure during my career kick off.
Most of my experience in Infrastructure planning, deployment and  providing technical support to key customers in below domains :
– Banking and Insurance
– Telecom 
– Hospitality
– Defence
– Education
I have worked on various Cloud platforms,Unix flavors like Solaris ,SCO Unix, Red Hat Linux and Microsoft Windows Infrastructure under ITIL governance.
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 49m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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