troubleshooting Question

DNS Resolution

Avatar of Techop09
Techop09 asked on
Active DirectoryDNS
5 Comments1 Solution341 ViewsLast Modified:
Hello,

We have a 2-way Active Directory transitive trust between our domain and a partner's domain.  Both domains have DNS integrated.  When we try to ping a server/workstation on the partner's domain by ONLY their hostname, it does not resolve.  However, if we try to ping using their FQDNs, it pings just fine.  Is this the expected behavior of AD DNS?  If so, is there any way to configure AD DNS so that we'd be able to ping hosts on the trusted domain by only their hostnames?  Thank you.
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Mahesh
Architect
Join our community to see this answer!
Unlock 1 Answer and 5 Comments.
Start Free Trial
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 1 Answer and 5 Comments.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros