Infoblox Inc. | December 24, 2021
Infoblox Inc., the pioneer in cloud-first DNS management and security, declares Network Identity Operating System (NIOS) 8.6.1 with more features for tailoring the hybrid workplace with cloud incorporations for Azure Stack support, Red Hat OpenShift, Ansible, and VMware vRealize Orchestrator.
As remote work drives organizations more into hybrid and multi-cloud environments, NIOS 8.6.1 by Inflobox will allow network administrators to leverage cloud integrations to improve visibility and security for hybrid platforms.
NIOS 8.6.1 expands the multi-cloud impressions for Azure Stack and Red Hat OpenShift, integrations for DevOps, in addition to theorchestration tools like Ansible and VMware vRealize Orchestrator 8.0. These inclusions augment users' capability to embrace automation, flexibility, and scalability in their cloud and virtualization environments. Further, it improves DDI visibility and control by establishing granular global server load balancing (GSLB) rules in the DNS Traffic Controller. NIOS 8.6.1 increases network insight by discovering Lightweight Access Points (LWAP) through the WLAN controller. In addition, it allows better reachability into the crucial data and simplifies control over grid wide NTP synchronization. 8.6.1 also enhances authentication with the help of additional DNSSEC zone signing algorithms. to improve security, processing speed, and performance with shorter encryption keys and protect data from unauthorized modifications.
"As we move towards 2022, businesses continue to invest in cloud-first technologies to empower a hybrid workplace."
Dave Signori, VP of Product Management, at Infoblox
Here’s what Infoblox customers have to say
The Texas Rangers selected NIOS to deliver over 100,000 disparate devices and connect legacy, modern and geo-diverse environments and properties for the IT infrastructure supporting their new stadium, Globe Life Field.
"There are a limited number of core network vendors that can do what Infoblox does. It was a home run." – Chris Hedrick, Director of IT Infrastructure and Cybersecurity.
WAVE selected NIOS to merge real-time visibility into network data, analytics, and reporting to deliver high-speed home broadband for rural home workers and online students.
"Infoblox is rock solid and just works, which is important for a small IT staff like ours." – Jake Witten, Network Engineer.
Infoblox delivers a high-level network solution with its secure Cloud-Managed Network Services. As the leader in providing the most reliable, secure and automated networks in the world, Infoblox is persistent in achieving goals of next-level network simplicity. Infoblox has more than 12,000 clients, including more than 70% of the Fortune 500.