Traffic Management with DNS Policies in Primary-Secondary Deployment

In the last few blogs we have seen how Windows DNS server policies can be used to achieve traffic management, application load balancing, deploying split-brain DNS, creating DNS filters etc. These blogs talked about configuring policies on the primary DNS server. But in the internet infrastructure the DNS servers are widely deployed in primary-secondary model,… Read more

Intelligent DNS Responses Based on the Time of Day

DNS policies is a new feature in the DNS server role of Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview – not to be confused with group policies of the AD fame. You can create DNS policies on the DNS server to control how a DNS Server handles queries based on different parameters. In the previous blogs, we… Read more

Application Load Balancing using DNS Server Policies

DNS policies is a new feature in the DNS server role of Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview. You can create DNS policies on the DNS server to control how a DNS Server handles queries based on different parameters. In the previous blogs, we discussed how to achieve traffic management, deploying split-brain DNS and creating DNS query filters using policies. The policies… Read more

Applying Filters on DNS Queries using Windows DNS Server Policies

DNS policies is a new feature in the DNS server role of Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview – not to be confused with group policies of the AD fame. You can create DNS policies on the DNS server to control how a DNS Server handles queries based on different parameters. In the previous blogs, we… Read more

Split-Brain DNS Deployment Using Windows DNS Server Policies

DNS policies is a new feature in the DNS server role of Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview – not to be confused with group policies of the AD fame. You can create DNS policies on the DNS server to control how a DNS Server handles queries based on different parameters. In the previous blog, we… Read more

Geo-Location Based Traffic Management Using DNS Policies

DNS policies is a new feature in the DNS server role of Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview. You can create DNS policies to control how a DNS Server handles queries based on different parameters. For instance, you may create a DNS policy to respond to a query asking for the IP address of a web… Read more