Domain Name System

The distributed database, sometimes including all the supporting hardware or software infrastructure, the Internet uses to translate hostnames into IP numbers and provide other domain related information.

The purpose of this document is to explain the installation and upkeep of the BIND software package, and we begin by reviewing the fundamentals of the Domain Name System (DNS) as they relate to BIND. ... The Domain Name System (DNS) is the hierarchical, distributed database. It stores information for mapping Internet host names to IP addresses and vice versa, mail routing information, and other data used by Internet applications.

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  • Domain name system — Pour les articles homonymes, voir DNS. Pile de protocoles 7 • Application 6 • …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Domain Name System — n. The system used to identify information on the Internet by linking domain names with computer readable addresses. abbrv. DNS The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008. Domain… …   Law dictionary

  • Domain Name System — (DNS) Familia: Familia de protocolos de Internet Función: Resolución de nombres de dominio Puertos: 53/UDP, 53/TCP Ubicación en la pila de protocolos Aplicación …   Wikipedia Español

  • domain name system — noun (computing) The means by which a domain name is identified and translated into an Internet protocol address. • • • Main Entry: ↑domain …   Useful english dictionary

  • Domain Name System — The Domain Name System (DNS) is a hierarchical distributed naming system for computers, services, or any resource connected to the Internet or a private network. It associates various information with domain names assigned to each of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Domain Name System — Pour les articles homonymes, voir DNS. Domain Name System Fonction Traduction de nom de domaine en adresse IP …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Domain-Name-System — auch Domain Name Service; Internetservice, welches den Namensraum im Internet verwaltet und den Namen einer Domain in numerische IP Adressen übersetzt …   Lexikon der Economics

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