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DNS Server GlobalNames Zone Deployment

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  • Version: 2.0
  • Category: Document
  • Language: English

DNS GNZ guide

  • Learn how to implement the DNS GlobalNames Zone on Windows Server 2008 and later operating systems. The GlobalNames zone is a new feature in Windows Server 2008 that provides single-label name resolution for large enterprise networks that do not deploy Windows Internet Name Service (WINS) and where using DNS name suffixes to provide single-label name resolution is not practical.


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System Requirements

Operating Systems: Longhorn (Windows Code Name)

  • Windows Server 2008

Installation Instructions

  • Click on the link to download the deployment guide.