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Re: Failover internet connections, and implementation...
From: jam () zoidtechnologies com
Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2007 18:13:25 -0400
On Tue, Oct 23, 2007 at 02:05:44PM -0700, David Gillett wrote:
Neither of these will work if you host the company's Internet-
facing servers (web, email) on the network, because DNS entries
(cached all over the place) will still be pointing at your primary
you can change the zone file so that it has a much shorter timeout-- that
way if there is an outage and you need to change the zone you can do it with
minimal delay... change it from 3 days down to 30 minutes, for example, and
your changes should propagate much quicker.
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