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Create DNS Record for Device

Quick Description This Automation Policy will create a new Host record in the Domain Name System (DNS) server database for a target device.
Applies To N-central 9.5.x
Last Revised April 10, 2014

Overview

For non-DHCP enabled devices, DNS records will often need to be created manually for devices such as storage area networks (SANs), switches, or routers. This Automation Policy will create a new Host record in the Domain Name System (DNS) server database for a configured IP address.

This Automation Policy should be run against the DNS server in the network environment.

Input Parameters

DNS Zone: <String Value>

Forward Lookup Zone

DNS Record Name: <String Value>

Gateway

IP Address for DNS Record: <String Value>

192.168.1.1

Automation Policy

Outcome

A DNS record will be created in the specified DNS Zone, with the specific DNS Record Name for the configured IP Address.