• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Discover Domain Name System (DNS), which is used to resolve names to IP addresses. Explore the options for DNS deployments in Windows Server 2016 to provide name resolution on a network.

Learning Objectives

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


Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.