Various verticals such as telecom & IT, BFSI, government &defense, healthcare & life sciences, education, retail, and manufacturingthrough DNS, DHCP, and IP address management (DDI) market, would act as themain drivers for the growth of the service industry. However, the market forhealthcare and life sciences is expected to have an exponential growth in themarket. MarketsandMarkets forecasts the DDI market size to grow from USD 219.8Million in 2017 to USD 467.8 Million by 2022, at a CAGR of 16.3%.
There are several renowned vendors in this market such as NokiaCorporation (Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise) (France), BlueCat Networks (Canada),Microsoft Corporation (U.S.), Infoblox Inc. (U.S.), Cisco Systems, Inc. (U.S.),Men & Mice (Iceland), EfficientIP (U.S.), BT Diamond IP (U.S.),FusionLayer,Inc. (Finland), Apteriks (Netherlands), SolarWinds (U.S.), NCC Group(U.K.), TCPWave Inc. (U.S.), PC Network (Philadelphia), and ApplianSys (U.K.).These players have adopted various strategies such as partnerships,collaborations, agreements, mergers & acquisitions, and new productdevelopments to achieve growth in the DDI market.
Infoblox Inc., is one of the major providers of the DDI market.The company has adopted the inorganic strategy such as partnerships andacquisitions. In December 2016, Infoblox Inc. partnered with Qualys Inc. tofacilitate clients with combined capabilities of Infoblox’s DNS technology andQualys Cloud Platform. This partnership is likely to empower clients withenhanced capabilities such as asset management, visibility, and malware &data exfiltration threat identification, and compliance & audit. InFebruary 2016, Infoblox acquired IID. This acquisition has enabled Infoblox tooffer clients with context-aware security using clients existinginfrastructure, to improve relevance and precision of security decisions.
BlueCat Networks is among the leading players in the DDI market.The company offers various solutions such as In-Store DNS and DHCP, Migrate toBlueCat DDI, Data Center Transformation, Virtualization & Cloud, NetworkSecurity, IPv6 Adoption, and Network Automation. It entered into variouspartnerships and acquisitions with local as well as global players. Forinstance, in February 2017 BlueCat Networks acquired Madison Dearborn Partners,a private equity firm. The acquisition would help BlueCat in developing andmarketing of innovative and automated DNS solutions. In April 2016, BlueCatjoined Riverbed-Ready Technology Alliance program to empower customers toleverage their network capabilities to efficiently manage rapidly changingbusiness needs of the hybrid enterprise with the help of end-to-end solutions.