DNS Query Question
dennis at thenose.net
Wed Jan 24 13:25:27 UTC 2007
Stephen Satchell wrote:
> Is your customer using BIND?
They are using their co-lo's so I am unsure
> What do the statistics tell you?
This is a dumb user that I'm dealing with. No experience.
Router to them means a police officer.
> How many DNS servers are handling the traffic?
> Are they load-balanced?
unsure. they are on different sub nets
> Has the
> DNS servers been upgraded to handle more traffic? Does the customer
> segregate their authoritative servers from their recursive ones? (That
> one change right there improved my DNS reliability and servicability by
> several orders of magnitude!)
they don't own the servers. if they did I could easily fix this. I do
know that their bandwidth provider has said that they do *tend* to have
> From your description, I'd say there was a lot more work to be done
> first, unless they just don't have the people to do it right.
yup. think this is why I am going down the managed session road.
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