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DNS Server GlobalNamesZone Deployment

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  • Version: 3
  • Category: Document
  • Language: English

DNS Server GNZ Deployment

  • Learn how to implement the DNS GlobalNames Zone on Windows Server 2008 (now in beta testing), a new feature 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: Windows Vista

  • Windows Server 2008

Installation Instructions

  • Use this document to better understand the GlobalNames Zone feature in Windows Server 2008.