Active Directory requires Microsoft DNS?

Jeroen Massar jeroen at
Mon Sep 20 14:12:31 UTC 2010

On 2010-09-20 16:04, Tom Mikelson wrote:
> Presently our organization utilizes BIND for DNS services, with the
> Networking team administering.  We are now being told by the Systems team
> that they will be responsible for DNS services and that it will be changed
> over to the Microsoft DNS service run on domain controllers.  The reason
> given is that the Active Directory implementation requires the Microsoft DNS
> service and dynamic DNS.  Not being a Microsoft administrator I do not know
> the veracity of these claims.  Anyone out there had any experiences with a
> situation like this?  I am a bit leery of changing something that is already
> working.

Use the Force: google(Active Directory BIND)

which is a document from 2001 btw....


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