Assigning multiple hosts to a single name.
Posted on 2008-06-09
I was looking for a way to assign multiple hosts to a single alias in DNS management or other means. What I'd like to have is an alias such as 'test' where users on the intranet can go to test.company.local and it will connect them to either pcA.company.local, pcB.company.local, or pcC.company.local depending on whichever is available (and if possible whichever has the least number of users already connected to it).
I tried assigning aliases in the dns management snap-in but it will only allow the alias to be assigned once, and not multiple times like I'd want.