DDI Roundup – Market Insight & Information
Title Description Source Date Published Link
4 Reasons to Outsource Your DNS Whitepaper describing reasons and benefits of outsourcing DNS Dyn Apr-14 PDF
5 Stages of a web Malware Attack Whitepaper guide to web attacks plus terminology, tools, and tactics for effective protection Sophos Oct-13
DDoS Strike on Spamhaus Article – Break down of the Spamhaus DDoS attack and some of the controversies that have ensued including the need to fix the open resolver flaw on DNS servers I/T Security Apr-13 PDF

"DNSSEC – Windows 2012 Webinar Presentation"

DHCP – Windows 2012 Webinar Presentation on Design and Redundency Best Practices and Opinions Mice & Men Dec-12 PDF
DNS Terminology A nice Master Terminology List for DNS Dyn Mar-14
Explosion of Connected Devices Exposes Holes in IT Security Article – Recent attacks have demonstrated that both traditional mobile devices and non-traditional devices such as Point of Sale (POS) systems are increasingly being targeted by malware, botnets and other attacks Bluecat May-14 PDF
Infographic – Rising Tide of DNS Threats" InfoGraphic on the Rising Tide of DNS Threats Infoblox Apr-14 PDF
IPv6 for Dummies Detailed Presentation on IPv6 Cisco Apr-13
Lack of DNS redundancy takes down award-winning system Article – Orica, a multinational mining and chemical company based in Australia impacted by DNS failure. Australian Technology Sep-13 PDF

"Majority of UK firms unprepared for DDoS attacks"

Article – A new survey suggests that most UK businesses are ill-equipped to cope with DDoS attacks Zero Day May-14 PDF
Network Address Translation (NAT) and Port Address Translation (PAT) Reference Whitepaper on Network Address Translation (NAT) and Port Address Translation (PAT) Global Knowledge Oct-13
Network Basics of IP Address Subnetting Reference Whitepaper on Network Basics of IP Address Subnetting Global Knowledge Apr-13 PDF
Over 20Gbps DDoS Attacks Now Become Common for Hackers Article – The Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack has become more sophisticated and complex and has become one of the favorite weapons for cyber criminals to temporarily suspend the services of any host connected to the Internet The Hacker News Mar-14 PDF
Business needs to shift budget to relevant security Article – Because of missed budget focus, many businesses are failing to invest in blocking the threats that are actually hitting them. Verizon May-14 PDF

"The Elastic Network: 4 Keys to Building a More Agile Network with IPAM"

Article -If you're still using decades-old IPAM practices, spreadsheets, manual processes and basic tools, your business will continue to face numerous network challenges Bluecat Apr-14 PDF
Evaluating the Cost of a DDoS Attack Whitepaper presenting the impact and cost of a DDoS attack on your business Dyn Apr-14 PDF
Why Your Network Team Needs IPAM – Unless You Really Love Spreadsheets" Article – Managing IP Addresses in today's complex and evolving world with yesterday's tools and methods is just not practical Bluecat May-14 PDF
2012 DNSSEC Industry Survey Report Whitepaper – 2012 DNSSEC Industry Survey Report findings BT Diamond Nov-12 PDF
A New Approach to Network and Device Management Whitepaper describing a new approach, capabilities and value to managing your network and devices. Bluecat Apr-13
Building a Smarter Network with IPAM Whitepaper describing the needs and benefits of building a smarter network with IP Address Management IBM Aug-12 PDF
Classless Inter-Domain Routing Addressing (CIDR) Reference document in Classful addressing, IPv4 and IPv6 ARIN Aug-12 PDF
The DDI Gatekeeper Article – The perils and risks of DDI knowledge and expertise with a few individuals within the organization Bluecat Jan-14 PDF
DHCP Failover – Necessary for a Secure and Stable Network" Whitepaper Discussing why DHCP failover support is necessary to insure you have a stable and secure network Alcatel Lucent Aug-12 PDF
An Infrastructure Can Only Be as Efficient as DDI Whitepaper – Forrester Research on the importance of DNS, DHCP and IP Address Management (DDI) supporting a compnay's network and infrastructure Forrester Dec-11 PDF
Market Guide for DNS DHCP and IP Address Management Whitepaper – Gartner Market Guide on DNS, DHCP and IP Address Management Gartner Apr-14 PDF
Gartner Marketscope for DNS DHCP and IPAM Whitepaper – Gartner Marketscopefor DNS, DHCP and IP Address Management Gartner Mar-11 PDF
Gartner Marketscope for DNS DHCP and IPAM Whitepaper – Gartner Marketscopefor DNS, DHCP and IP Address Management Gartner Apr-12 PDF
IDC Worldwide DDI Update Whitepaper – IDC Research Update on DDI Market IDC Apr-14 PDF
IDC DNS Security Survey Whitepaper – IDC DNS Security Survey Commissioned by Efficient IP IDC Jun-14 PDF
IPAM – Smoothing the Way to Cloud Based Solutions Whitepaper from Cisco on the importance and value of IP Address Management Supporting the Move to Cloud-Based Services Cisco Jan-13 PDF
IP Address Management Challenges Whitepaper on the challenges of IP Address Management Men & Mice Sep-12 PDF
DNS:  Risk Reward and Managed Services Whitepaper on the risks, rewards and options for managing DNS. Yankee Group Feb-11
Introduction to IP Addressing This whitepaper examines IP Addressing with an emphasis on understanding how addresses are allocated and managed. It is meant to be an introductory level paper Solarwinds Aug-13
Cost Savings Analysis of IPAM Whitepaper – Cost-Savings Analysis of IP Address Management Software: A Guide for Service Providers Incognito Software Jan-13 PDF

Managing Microsoft DNS/DHCP Infrastructure

Whitepaper on controlling and adding IPAM to your Windows basedDNS/DHCP Environment with some ROI insight Infoblox Aug-12 PDF