Set up DNS and DHCP applications and workloads in your CloudSimple Private Cloud¶
Applications and workloads running in a Private Cloud environment require name resolution and DHCP services for lookup and IP address assignment. A proper DHCP and DNS infrastructure is required to provide these services. You can configure a virtual machine to provide these services in your Private Cloud environment.
- A distributed port group with VLAN configured
- Route setup to on-premises or Internet-based DNS servers
- Virtual machine template or ISO to create a virtual machine
Linux-based DNS server setup¶
Linux offers various packages for setting up DNS servers. Here is a link to instructions for setting up an open-source BIND DNS server.
These Microsoft topics describe how to set up a Windows server as a DNS server and as a DHCP server.