December 7, 2016 7:36am

Auto-clean rules are here (finally!) with v11.5.0

We are excited to announce the availability of auto-clean rules in v11.5.0. All the changes in this version are discussed below. Auto-clean rules It is always... Read More

December 6, 2016 3:59pm

Migrate phpIPAM inventory data into Device42

If you currently manage your IP addresses with {php}IPAM, you can now easily migrate phpIPAM IP inventory data into Device42 with our newest open source phpIPAM... Read More


December 2, 2016 9:30am

Device42 SAM Module vs. Standalone SAM Software

Many customers ask us whether or not they should buy a standalone Software Asset Management (SAM) system, or purchase the Device42 Software License Management add-on. The... Read More

November 30, 2016 5:55pm

The Traditional CMDB Is Dead, Long Live Continuous Discovery

The traditional CMDB was doomed from the start. In days past, CMDB projects were a never-ending cost sink. To get a CMDB project started, CI’s and... Read More

November 29, 2016 4:43pm

Preventing DDoS attacks: How Device42 can help

A new DDoS Attack Strategy DDoS (Distributed Denial Of Service) attacks have been a concern for a long time, but have received significantly more attention in... Read More


November 21, 2016 10:05am

Application Discovery and Mapping: Alternative Methodologies and Device42 Competitive Positioning

An Application Dependency Map illustrates how software, services, and applications interact both with one another and with the physical, virtual, and cloud servers and the network... Read More

November 15, 2016 12:20pm

A Zapier automation example featuring Device42 Webhooks

tl;dr— This post features a Zapier automation example, harnessing the power of Device42’s webhooks to drive things. This time around, we demonstrate how we can use... Read More

November 11, 2016 2:39pm

Device42 decided not to participate in Gartner’s DCIM Magic Quadrant – Here is Why

Some of our customers have asked us why we are no longer in the Gartner DCIM Magic Quadrant.  The answer is that Device42 is far more... Read More

November 10, 2016 10:49am

Enhanced visualizations for application mappings in v11.4.0

We are excited to announce v11.4.0 with following changes: Global and local panes with more options Previously, In an impact chart, as the number of nodes... Read More

November 3, 2016 4:35pm

Enhanced application mapping using Netflow starting with v11.3.0

Starting with v11.3.0, you can now use Netflow data for application dependency mapping as discussed below. The challenge Our current Windows- and Linux-based auto-discovery work great... Read More