Configuring DNS for domain and SSL certificate

So I have two servers, one for private cloud and private VPN. My domain is registered with TSOHOST and DNS managed with Cloudflare - which gives me free SSL certificate and CDN support.

How can I configure the subdomains and with the servers, whilst maintaining the existing Cloudflare DNS management?

Which records do I have to create on Cloudflare to redirect and point the subdomains to the servers?


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Hey there,

You can point A records within your CloudFlare DNS zone to the IP address of your servers. The name field would be “cloud” or “vpn” and the IP address would be the IP of the server you want to direct traffic to.

Happy coding,

Jon Schwenn Platform Support Specialist DigitalOcean