What is Domain Name System ?
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Domain Name System
- DNS (Domain Name System) records maintain the information of your server and helps it to connect to the internet.
- They provide a easy way to connect to any website by just remembering domain name of the site rather than the complicated IP address.
- The main function of DNS Record is that it maps the domain name to the IP address of the site and it also points back from the ip address to the domain name.
- DNS records helps in connecting the user website to the outside world.
- Keeping the DNS records update is also necessary as they contain very crucial information with them.
- The website owner can also change the name server of the website without changing their website domain name and this is possible by updating the DNS records of the server.