How to Setup Reverse DNS

Reverse DNS (rDNS) is the method of resolving an IP address into a domain name, as opposed to resolving a domain name into an associated IP address as you would with a traditional DNS lookup. Reverse DNS lookups are conducted … Continued

Configure SMTP Service

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol) is a TCP/IP protocol used in sending and receiving e-mail. DNS Made Easy’s SMTP service provides a secure relay for sending outgoing email using SMTP Authentication. DNS Made Easy enterprise email servers will act as … Continued

How to Set Up DNS Failover

The DNS Failover service from DNS Made Easy is used to keep sites and web services online in the event of system or network issues. This is done by moving DNS traffic to another IP address that you have running … Continued

Configure Backup Mail

DNS Made Easy’s back-up email service provides access to three (3) additional enterprise email server clusters for complete email redundancy. If your mail server cannot be reached, then your email is sent to DNS Made Easy’s Enterprise Back-up email servers. … Continued

CNAME Record

These are usually referred to as alias records since they usually map an alias to its canonical name. The name server does handle these queries differently from an A record. When a name server looks up a name and finds … Continued