Configure DNS Failover with a Template

Templates allow you to reuse records and configurations, like failover, across multiple domains. 1. In the sidebar menu click on Managed DNS, and then select Templates from the drop down menu. 2. Select the template you want to configure with … Continued

Adding Shifts to a Contact

Shifts allow administrators to specify notification windows or “on duty” time frames for contacts setup in Sonar.   USER ACTION WHAT YOU WILL SEE Select Monitor – Notification Contact menu from the top navigation Click “Add Schedule” next to a … Continued

Constellix Sonar Lite

The Constellix Sonar Lite Application allow you to run traceroute and DNS tests from any Constellix Sonar Monitoring location in the world. USER ACTION 1.  In the first box Enter Host Name, type in your host name (this is the website … Continued

Real-Time Statistics

What is RTS Terminology Legend Chart View Interacting with the Chart Tabular View What is RTS? Real-Time Stats (RTS) allow you to analyze your domain’s incoming query traffic in real time. Aggregate and/or filter query data by: Domain Resource Record Location … Continued

What is a GeoIP Check?

Common questions: Where is this IP? Where is this web server? GeoIP uses the MaxMind database to look up the current location of an IP address, down to the geographical coordinates of the nearest city. Try It Yourself

What are Delegated Nameservers?

Common questions: Who is my DNS provider? What are my nameservers? What is my DNS? Similar to the dig ns +short command, you can look up the nameservers that are authoritative for a domain or IP address. A quick way … Continued

Bulk IP Update

In this tutorial you will learn how to perform a bulk IP update.From the “Dashboard” click on “Managed DNS”, then click on “Domains”. 1. From the “Dashboard” click on “Managed DNS”, then click on “Domains”. 2. Next click on “Advanced … Continued

Adding sub-users

In Constellix you have the ability to add sub-users and configure their control permissions. Click on Management Navigate to Users, under your Manage option Click on ‘Add User’ Edit your user’s information and proceed to save your changes Finally, you … Continued

Enabling two-factor authentication

In order to enhance security, you can enable Multi-factor authentication in your Constellix account. This feature allows a user to implement a second method of verification for account access in addition to the traditional user name and password. This feature … Continued