TAG: BIND

Configure BIND Server

BIND is fully open source DNS software originally developed at the University of California at Berkeley in the 1980’s and is widely used on a variety of Unix based operating systems. Its primary function is to facilitate the domain name to IP address conversion, which makes a domain name resolvable. Previously we have discussed how…

How to Install BIND on CentOS 7

BIND is by far the default and most popular DNS software utilized on Unix like operating systems, such as Linux or more specifically for this article CentOS 7. The primary function of BIND is to translate domain names to their corresponding IP addresses. The focus of this article is to cover the installation of BIND…

How to Install BIND on CentOS 6 & 7

What is BIND? BIND is generally the default and most popular DNS software that is used across various Linux distributions. BIND is used to translate domain names to their assigned IP address which ensures the domain is resolvable across the internet. In this article we will cover how to install BIND in a CentOS 6…

Perform a DNS Cleanup

There may come a time when your DNS Zone Files become cluttered with useless records, or even duplicates. Fortunately cPanel have thought ahead on this and incorporated a feature into WHM to clean this up for us. WHM provides the ability to run a DNS Cleanup, which will clean up nameserver configuration settings. This is helpful…