08/07/2021

DNS – Hosting Services

emPSN operates DNS hosting for a number of sites on the emPSN network, this forms part of the core emPSN network service offering.

This is hosted from a Tri located service based around UK data centres run by Janet/JISC.

Lincolnshire

On Behalf of Lincolnshire County Council we also operate a DNS hosting service for emPSN connected schools.

To check your domains Tag please use – https://www.nominet.uk/whois/ – and enter your .sch.uk domain name.

Schools with domains under the LINCSCC TAG should contact support@empsn.org.uk for support and changes around their domain.  Upon receipt of the request we will work to complete the change within 5 working days (although these are typically done sooner.) Changes will be made during working hours 0800-1730 only.  If you need to book a date / time for changes please give us notice and we will do our best to accommodate.

  • Address Mapping records (A)
  • Canonical Name records (CNAME)
  • Mail exchanger record (MX)
  • Reverse-lookup Pointer records (PTR)
  • Text Record (TXT)
  • …And more

For information on other DNS services from emPSN:

Should you require any further assistance on this and any other empsn services please contact us at support@empsn.org.uk

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