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COVID-19 Response

Infoblox: Safeguarding Remote Workforces

Many of the cybersecurity technologies that work within an enterprise are designed for on-premises protection. With millions of professionals suddenly working from home, organizations around the world are racing to secure their corporate networks and protect their remote employees from cyber threats.

Infoblox is helping enterprises and government entities secure their networks quickly and comprehensively during this time. The Company’s BloxOne Threat Defense solution offers remote workforce protection by fortifying cloud access, protecting corporate data, keeping workers safe from malicious actors and anticipating cyberattacks. This solution enables workers to connect to their network despite the challenges presented by the current landscape.

Learn More on the Infoblox COVID-19 Page.

Year of Investment: 2016
Portfolio Status: Current
Headquarters: Santa Clara, CA

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Paid enterprise DDI network automation and DNS security solutions.

Infoblox, Inc. is the market leading provider of paid enterprise DDI network automation and DNS security solutions, including Domain Name System (DNS) services, Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) services and IP address management (IPAM). The Company’s software and appliances enable users to automate the assignment of IP addresses as well as monitor and manage the traffic and security of their networks. Infoblox serves a large, loyal and blue-chip customer base of more than 8,000 customers across a broad range of industries such as financial services, government, healthcare, manufacturing, retail, technology and telecommunications.

The Company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA.

Vista Equity Partners Fund VI completed the acquisition of Infoblox in November 2016. Warburg Pincus acquired Infoblox in December 2020. Vista Equity Partners Fund VII completed a new equity investment in the Company for 50% ownership in December 2020.

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