What is a CNAME?

What is a CNAME

Team Leader Asked on December 12, 2018 in TECHNOLOGY.
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A Canonical Name record (CNAME) is a type of resource record in the DNS which maps one domain name to another, referred to as the Canonical Name. This can prove convenient when running multiple services from a single IP address.


NAME                    TYPE   VALUE
bar.example.com CNAME foo.example.com
foo.example.com A
Team Leader Answered on December 13, 2018.
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