Microsoft 70-411 Exam – Q113

Your network contains two servers named Server1 and Server2. Both servers run Windows Server 2012 R2 and have the DNS Server server role installed.

On Server1, you create a standard primary zone named contoso.com. You need to ensure that Server2 can host a secondary zone for contoso.com.

What should you do from Server1?
A. Add Server2 as a name server.
B. Create a trust anchor named Server2.
C. Convert contoso.com to an Active Directory-integrated zone.
D. Create a zone delegation that points to Server2.

Correct Answer: A

Explanation:
Typically, adding a secondary DNS server to a zone involves three steps:

1. On the primary DNS server, add the prospective secondary DNS server to the list of name servers that are authoritative for the zone.
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2. On the primary DNS server, verify that the transfer settings for the zone permit the zone to be transferred to the prospective secondary DNS server.
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3. On the prospective secondary DNS server, add the zone as a secondary zone.
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