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Openfire Administration by Mayank Sharma

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Setting up Server-to-Server Communications

Using DynDNS, I've set up the following two accounts based on the example given in this chapter:

  • bhx.office-on-the.net—It points to the Openfire server in Birmingham, UK
  • mum.office-on-the.net—It points to the Openfire server in Mumbai, India

You can choose different names and if you run your own DNS, your names will be different.

Setting up Server-to-Server Communications

Once you have set up the hostnames, make sure to use them as "server name" when setting up Openfire at both the locations. Once Openfire is set up, head over to the Openfire administration console. The server-to-server settings can be accessed from Server | Server Settings | Server ...

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