DNS Resolver Services - BlueCat DNS Edge

DNS Edge User Guide (Fleet Service Point)

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English
Product name
BlueCat DNS Edge

Once you have deployed Fleet Service Point and configured a site, you can configure and deploy DNS resolver service on the Fleet Service Point so that it can consume site information and forward information to the DNS Edge Cloud.

Deploying DNS resolver service

  1. In the top navigation bar, click and select DNS Resolver Services.
    Note: You can use to toggle between including or excluding disconnected services. By default, disconnected services are excluded.
  2. To add a new DNS resolver service, click .
  3. Enter the name and description.
  4. Enter the name of the site to which the Fleet Service Point will register. As you enter the side name, they appear below the Sites field.
  5. Enter the name of a Fleet Service Point that will pull the DNS resolver service configuration. As you enter the Fleet Service Point name, they appear below the Fleet Service Point field.
    Attention: You can only select a Fleet Service Point that has not been configured with a DNS resolver service. You cannot deploy multiple DNS resolver services on the same Fleet Service Point.
  6. Select the checkbox next to the Primary IP address to associate with the DNS resolver service.
  7. If you have configured Anycast service on the Fleet Service Point, select the checkbox next to the Anycast IP address to bind to the DNS resolver service.

    For more information on configuring Anycast service on the Fleet Service Point, refer to Configuring Anycast service on Fleet Service Points.

  8. If you have configured DSR VIPs on the Fleet Service Point, select the checkbox next to the Direct server return (DSR) IP address to bind to the DNS resolver service.

    For more information on configuring DSR VIPs on the Fleet Service Point, refer to Configuring the DSR VIP on a Fleet Service Point.

  9. Click Deploy.