Guide – How To Start – DNS Server (IaaS) for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

DNS Server (IaaS) for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS is a perfect solution for providing DNS resolution to your servers in Azure and clients on-premises software or in the cloud.

This is a quick deployment and ready-to-run image.
Simple and rapid installation. Easy to maintain.

The guide how to work with the DNS Server (IaaS) for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

  1. After purchasing and start of the VM you should know its IP address. You can find it in the personal account of Azure. (You need to select the virtual machine from the list. By clicking the item “Overview”, your IP is displayed in the line of “Public IP Address”).

2. To work, you must open port 10000 (TCP) and 53 (UDP) in the network properties in the azure firewall.

3. To connect to the VM you can use the SSH and PuTTY apps.

  1. When the app was started, you should enter the login and password.
  2. The initial configuration for the VM has been made already, so after turning it on you can go to the admin panel.
  3. To access the admin panel, you need to enter in the address. bar https://yourVM’sIP:10000
  4. Now you should accept the security certificate.

8. You have to enter the data that you specified when creating the VM.

9. Next, go to the servers tab – BIND DNS server.

10. Choose create a master zone.

11. Fill in the required data.

12. The zone created by you appeared in the list of zones, go to it.

13. Add a new address by filling in all the fields.

  1. Also add an entry for the NS subdomain.
  2. You need to update the configuration after adding records.

16. Initial setup completed.

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