Chapter 3. Managing Name Resolution

Terms you’ll need to understand:

Windows Internet Naming Service (WINS)

WINS Proxy Agent



Persistent Connections

Push/pull partner


Domain name system (DNS)

Recursive and iterative queries

Primary, secondary, and stub zones

Dynamic update


Caching-only server

Root name server

Resource records

Techniques you’ll need to master:

Understanding NetBIOS name resolution methods

Installing and configuring WINS

Configuring a WINS proxy agent

Configuring replication between WINS servers

Managing and monitoring a WINS server

Installing and configuring the DNS Server service

Configuring zones

Understanding a caching-only server

Understanding DNS zone types

Managing zones and resource ...

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