DNS

  • Category: general
  • Dataflow: pull
  • Default Port: 53

This check type monitors your DNS server responses.

You can select a record to look up and a specify a Record Type:

  • A - Name to number for IPv4 (i.e. circonus.com -> 66.225.209.241)
  • AAAA - Name to number for IPv6
  • PTR - Number to name (i.e. 66.225.209.241 -> circonus.com)
  • TXT - Text record
  • MX - Mail exchange
  • CNAME - Canonical name
  • NS - Nameserver