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
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
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
DNS: It's not just for humans anymore
Using DNS for machine-to-machine communications improves scalability and operational flexibility
August 09, 2022
While keeping your network's foundational DDI services up and running won't garner you many public accolades, you are indeed an unsung hero. DDI is the foundation of your network and if any part of it fails, the entire network will suffer.
July 13, 2022
DDI as code
IP Address Management (IPAM) and its corollary functions DHCP and DNS, collectively DHCP-DNS-IPAM (DDI), is often considered a necessary evil by most IT and Operations Engineers.
April 25, 2022