Solved

autonomous system

Posted on 2004-04-30
3
250 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-11
I know that Autonomous System (AS) is an administrative 'domain' that has its own routing policy.   I was wondering if this 'domain' has any relation to a 'domain' name, such as .com or .org.   I'd just like to clear my confusion.   Any explanation would be appreciated.
0
Comment
Question by:skyblue01
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
funkusmunkus earned 100 total points
ID: 10965786
what your talking about is a private domain, a server of some sort that authenticates and delegates privleges to any one who trys to logon to that domain, it doesn't have anything to do with a .com or .org or any thing like that.
0
 

Author Comment

by:skyblue01
ID: 10966000
I thought AS was more of a network prefix rather than a single machine (like a server).   Do you mean that there a single machine on an AS that does the authentication stuff to any other machine outside the domain and tries to logon to that server's domain?

Also, thanks for your response.
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:funkusmunkus
ID: 10967101
yeah to a point, if you have a private network, with a DC (domain controler) and other machines in that private network try to log on to that domain, then your DC will authenticate and delegate privileges, but if you have a DC on a private network and i try and authenticate from my machine, that won't be posable(unless there was a VPN between the two networks)
0

Featured Post

IT, Stop Being Called Into Every Meeting

Highfive is so simple that setting up every meeting room takes just minutes and every employee will be able to start or join a call from any room with ease. Never be called into a meeting just to get it started again. This is how video conferencing should work!

Join & Write a Comment

What’s a web proxy server? A proxy server is a server that goes between clients and web servers, used in corporate to enforce corporate browsing policy and ensure security. Proxy servers are commonly used in three modes. A)    Forward proxy …
Short answer to this question: there is no effective WiFi manager in iOS devices as seen in Windows WiFi or Macbook OSx WiFi management, but this article will try and provide some amicable solutions to better suite your needs.
After creating this article (http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/23699/Setup-Mikrotik-routers-with-OSPF.html), I decided to make a video (no audio) to show you how to configure the routers and run some trace routes and pings between the 7 sites…
This video gives you a great overview about bandwidth monitoring with SNMP and WMI with our network monitoring solution PRTG Network Monitor (https://www.paessler.com/prtg). If you're looking for how to monitor bandwidth using netflow or packet s…

758 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

19 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now