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My Network Engineers are Talking about Implementing Split DNS. What Does that Mean?
You have heard that something called split DNS can speed up websites. What does this mean and how does it work?

check dns  implementing split DNS. This checklist should help you avoid problems: When you are setting this up, be sure not to let external DNS queries resolve on your internal network. Remember that your internal network is for your company only. You don't want to provide DNS services to the outside world. The only service you want to give the outside world is access to your corporate website. Misconfiguring one of the DNS servers or the firewall could completely cause your business to grind to a halt and lock out

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