DNS Made Easy Provides Free Reverse DNS Tools for Network Administrators
DNS Made Easy announces the release of ReverseDNSTrace.com, a reverse DNS tool for use by
(Vocus) October 15, 2009 -- DNS Made Easy (dnsmadeeasy.com), the leading IP Anycast managed DNS service
provider, announced the release of a free web-based tool to assist all system and network administrators in the
delegation and configuration of reverse DNS. This valuable tool can be found at ReverseDNSTrace.com and is
offered by DNS Made Easy to all Internet users.
Reverse DNS Trace is helpful for DNS administrators to verify that their reverse DNS zones and PTR records are
correct. The new tool offered by DNS Made Easy will query for and the reverse DNS entry for an IP address and
also provides a reverse DNS delegation trace that allows users to see the entire reverse DNS delegation chain for
their IP addresses and to see where their reverse DNS may be broken.
“Tools like this are crucial to helping network administrators worldwide, “ states Bryan Hughes, Vice President
of System Operations at Tiggee. “Many network administrators are often put into situations where they need to
troubleshoot reverse DNS and are unable to get access to the correct tools to provide the answers that they need.
With ReverseDNSTrace.com administrators are able to get a full report of where their reverse DNS may be
broken with just a web browser.”
DNS Made Easy states that one of the most common questions users ask after sign up is how to migrate and
configure their reverse DNS zones. This is often due to the many differences in ISP delegation of reverse DNS to
authoritative name servers. By providing a tool like this for free to the Internet community it can assist not only
customers, but the general population as well.
“Because DNS Made Easy is one of the largest IP Anycast DNS providers in the world and we currently provide
reverse DNS for several thousand reverse DNS domains, we understand where users are having issues relate