Infoblox Inc. today announced that it has been awarded a software licensing supply arrangement (SLSA) by the Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) for its automated IP address management and network change and configuration management (NCCM) solutions.
This arrangement was garnered with Scalar Decisions, Canada’s leading IT solutions integrator, as the contracting agent for the agreement with order fulfilment responsibility for the Infoblox products to Government of Canada departments and agencies.
The award qualifies virtual versions of the Infoblox solutions for deployment in Government of Canada network infrastructures. The Supply Arrangement number is EN578-100808/020/EE.
“Increased mobility and the adoption of virtualization and cloud computing require a new dynamic and automated approach to network infrastructure services, ranging from assignment of IP addresses to monitoring configuration changes,” said Craig Workman, General Manager at Scalar Decisions. “Infoblox solutions provide the essential automation needed in today’s networks and this SLSA award will enable Infoblox, along with other partners, to engage more quickly with many Canadian government sectors.”
Infoblox solutions deliver essential network services, such as IP address assignment and domain name system (DNS) resolution, and management capabilities that connect users and IP-enabled devices to networks and applications. For more than 5,000 enterprises and service providers worldwide, Infoblox solutions are essential for maintaining their online presence, digital communication and transactions, ranging from email and stock trades to retail purchases and eLearning programs, among others. In addition, Infoblox is continually raising the bar with solutions designed to meet forthcoming IPv6, DNSSEC, virtualization and cloud initiatives.
For more information about Infoblox solutions, visit: www.infoblox.com.
Infoblox is a global leader in automated network control innovation. We enable our more than 5,000 end customers to create dynamic networks; address rapid growth in network devices and connected applications; manage complex networks efficiently; and capture more fully the value of virtualization and cloud computing. Recognized by analyst firms, including Gartner and IDC, as market leading, our easy-to-use solutions give customers the power to accelerate new service rollouts while increasing application availability and reducing costs.
Our purpose-built physical and virtual appliances tightly integrate real-time automated IP address management (IPAM) with network control, reporting, configuration and change capabilities. The appliances mesh to form a unified fabric, which is self-healing when problems arise, self-organized to grow smoothly as the network grows and continuously synchronized to provide uniform services throughout the network. Infoblox distributes its products in more than 40 countries worldwide and is headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif.
About Scalar Decisions
Scalar Decisions is an IT solutions integrator headquartered in Toronto with offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Ottawa and Southwest Ontario. Scalar is the Canadian leader in designing, deploying and managing innovative solutions focused on data centre automation and cloud enablement. In 2010 and 2011, Scalar was included on the PROFIT list of the fastest-growing companies in Canada. For further details, visit www.scalar.ca/infoblox; www.scalar.ca/nmso; or follow Scalar on Twitter, @scalardecisions.