A Domain by Any Other Name
Know the signs and possible ramifications of domain name distortion.
March 21, 2023
Finding Delegated Permissions in Active Directory
How do you know if your AD delegation is set up correctly? Use Entitlement and Security for AD to simplify collection and reporting of all permissions, including delegations.
February 14, 2023
Applying ITIL4 Discipline to DDI
IP addresses and associated DHCP and DNS functions are foundational to IT services and applications running over an IP network; these functions must be prudently managed, just as other critical network infrastructure elements are managed via the centralization of control, monitoring, and provisioning of distributed network elements.
January 27, 2023
The Innumerable DDI Business Benefits
DNS-DHCP-IPAM (DDI) services are foundational to your network, which is foundational to your business in offering time and money saving features in the form of automation, improved security, high availability, and centrally managing your increasingly diverse network.
January 04, 2023
Are You Dreading Audit Reporting Time?
Do you spend a lot of time creating, running, and distributing audit reports? See how you can simplify the whole process by empowering users with Cygna.
December 20, 2022
Is DHCPSEC a Thing?
Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) and the Domain Name System (DNS) are both foundational IP network services, enabling devices to connect to networks (via automated DHCP address and parameter assignment) and to navigate networks (via DNS name-to-IP resolution).
December 06, 2022
How do you know who has access to what in Active Directory?
Active Directory (AD) is the primary method to provide authentication and authorization at 90% of the Global Fortune 1000 companies and the vast majority of organizations of all sizes. AD security issues can result in costly service disruptions and potentially data breaches or even non-compliance.
December 01, 2022
Do I need DDI for the Cloud?
As an extension or as the full extent of your enterprise infrastructure, ubiquitous accessibility to compute, database, and application resources in the cloud is imperative. Such accessibility implies network access, albeit with appropriate access controls, for your users to access the cloud services and applications they require.
November 23, 2022
Stop Unwanted Changes
Active Directory (AD) is the primary identity access management solution for most organizations. It is often used for federated access, single sign-on, and or synced with cloud systems so its reach goes well beyond local on-prem systems. This makes it a highly valuable target for bad actors. AD issues can result in costly service disruptions and business-crippling downtime. Data breaches and regulatory non-compliance can cause organizations to incur significant expenses.
October 05, 2022
SD-DDI for SD-WAN
Software defined WANs (SD-WANs) offer cloud-optimized network performance and agility. Your core network services of DHCP, DNS, and IPAM (DDI) must keep pace with a software-defined DDI (SD-DDI) solution.
October 03, 2022