DNS Edge components - BlueCat DNS Edge

DNS Edge Deployment Guide

Product name
BlueCat DNS Edge

DNS Edge includes the following components:

Component Information
DNS Edge Cloud Instance
  • Web-based interface for DNS Edge
  • Access point for data within DNS Edge for incident analysis
  • Policy management
  • Namespaces
DNS Edge service point
  • Specialized DNS forwarder with caching capability
    Note: The service point doesn't validate DNSSEC but will pass queries through to a DNS server.
  • Deployed into your network based on your architecture
  • Enforces policies in your environment
  • Collects query data which can be accessed for a number of purposes
DNS Edge policies
  • Sets of criteria aligned with enforcing behavior