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Deep dive into DNS & BIND. Participants are required to complete the Jump Start course as a prerequisite. 

Who is this for? Networking professionals and DDI administrators.

Length: 3 full days (6 hours/day = 18 hours)
(9:00am - 12:00pm EDT / 1:00pm - 4:00pm EDT)

Topics Covered:

  • New terminology used in DNS & BIND
  • Building the authoritative DNS server
  • A quick look at DNSSEC
  • DNSSEC signing and validation
  • Minimal ANY
  • Empty zones
  • Building a DNSSEC validating DNS Resolver
  • EDNS
  • 'Dig'ing deeper
  • DNS resolver best practices
  • Getting information (statistics, query logging, dnstap, CHAOS)
  • DNS cookies
  • Cryptography in DNS
  • DNSSEC 'inline'-signing
  • Transaction Signatures (TSIG)
  • Dynamic updates (Plus NOTIFY & IXFR)
  • Response rate limiting in BIND
  • Adding and removing zones with RNDC
  • Firewalls and DNS
  • Response Policy Zones (RPZ)
  • Automatic DNS provisioning with Catalog-Zones
  • BIND 9 views

Participants for this course have either previusly completed the DNS & BIND Jump Start training or have equivalent knowledge and experience. Participants should have experience with the Unix command line (shell) and have Unix/Linux administration knowledge. Knowledge of Internet network protocols IPv6 and IPv4 is required.

Materials required: 
Participants will require a computer, keyboard and internet connection to access the course.

Completion certificates: Digital participation badges are issued upon completion of the in-class training.

DNS & BIND Professional Certification: Participants in this training are permitted 1 month to to write the DNS & BIND Professional Certification exam and earn this certification.

Private Class: This training is available for private booking - please contact us at learn@bluecatnetworks.com.