Articles

January 8, 2018 10:00am

Happy New Year 2018: Device42 Year in Review

Happy New Year from all of us at Device42, and a collective wow, that was fast!  What happened to 2017?   With another year (and 42... Read More

December 21, 2017 1:12pm

Device42 Can Help You Audit Certificates for FIPS-140-2 Compliance

Why FIPS 140-2?  One of our customers recently approached us with an interesting use case inquiry. The goal was to leverage Device42 to audit their entire SSL... Read More

December 19, 2017 2:32pm

The Many Faces of DCIM: Beyond Rack Elevations

What is DCIM? DCIM means many things to many people, and often different things depending on who you ask. Sure, many know it stands for Data... Read More

December 7, 2017 10:19am

Import a Device42 Dependency or Topology Chart Into Visio

Have you ever wanted to import one of Device42’s pretty Topology or Dependency Diagrams into Visio to go along with a Microsoft Visio document you’ve assembled?... Read More

December 5, 2017 10:01am

Getting On Board With ISO 27001: Device42 Can Help

Security and compliance are front and center for many organizations going in to 2018, and beyond. But you know that, and we don’t need to convince... Read More

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November 30, 2017 6:08pm

Dynamic User Permissions with Device42 and Stackstorm

Introduction Today we’ll be covering a new automation built with Device42  that provides dynamic user access to devices based on the lifecycle stage.  This use case was requested... Read More

November 28, 2017 10:00am

Automating Nagios Device Creation With Device42 Webhooks & Logstash

Many of you are very familiar with Device42’s powerful autodiscovery. It’s arguably one of the most important features of Device42. Similarly, many of you already know... Read More

November 9, 2017 1:10pm

GDPR is Coming: Compliance Can Be Hard. Device42 Makes it Easier.

What is GDPR, and Am I Affected? The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation, EU 2016/679) is coming, and there’s nothing we can do to change that.... Read More

November 7, 2017 3:25pm

Turn Discovered Data Into Actionable Insight: Post Discovery 101

The Importance of Initial Discovery Discovering what you have in your datacenter, which includes all the hardware, software, applications, services, and their interdependencies, and assembling accurate... Read More

October 31, 2017 8:38am

Zombie Servers: Force Them Out of Hiding

Happy Halloween from all of us over at Device42! This special post isn’t about giving away candy or spooky costumes, but instead is about Zombies. Zombie... Read More