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Activist Investors

by Andrew Lerner  |  May 12, 2016

Fresh off news that an activist investor acquired a 7% stake in Infoblox, we are getting questions from Gartner clients about the ramifications of this.  Coincidentally, my colleague, Gary Spivak...

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Bi-Modal Networking

by Andrew Lerner  |  October 27, 2015

Within Gartner, there’s a lot of talk about Bi-Modal IT. Bi-Modal IT was borne out of a business need to increase IT agility and innovation, while simultaneously meeting performance and...

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Infoblox Insight

by Andrew Lerner  |  February 17, 2015

Note: Gary Spivak contributed to this blog We have a new research note format called a vendor insight (VI), and its purpose is to dig deeper into certain aspects than...

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Network Downtime

by Andrew Lerner  |  July 11, 2014

The most important aspect of nearly every network is availability. Performance, scalability, management, agility, etc. all require the network to actually be online.  In conversations with Gartner clients, availability often comes...

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A Guide to the DDI Market

by Andrew Lerner  |  April 28, 2014

While the market for DDI (DNS, DHCP and IP Address Management) is relatively low-key, this technology serves an ultra-critical role in most large organizations. DDI solutions provide two key high-level...

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IoT and DDI: BFFs in the making

by Andrew Lerner  |  March 3, 2014

Gartner's research indicates that IoT will grow to 26 billion units by 2020 (which excludes things like phones and tablets).  Obviously, these devices will need an IP address and consequently...

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