DNS (Domain Name System)

Service Description


DNS enables users to resolve www.unc.edu to 152.19.230.139 and 2610:28:3090:3010::13, the actual numbers that computers and network equipment use to direct network traffic to the correct destination.
hope@sprocket:~$ host www.unc.edu
www.unc.edu has address 152.19.230.139
www.unc.edu has IPv6 address 2610:28:3090:3010::13
hope@sprocket:~$

Users/Customers

Everyone on campus as well as campus affiliates connected to the VPN.

Service Provisioning

If you use campus DHCP, you are automatically configured for campus DNS.  If you use static addressing, please reference:
https://help.unc.edu/help/what-are-the-campus-domain-name-servers-dns/

Supported Environment/Services
No cost to customers.