BlueCat acquires Men&Mice to boost its industry-leading DNS, DHCP, and IP address management (DDI) platform





Men&Mice technology partners.

Technological collaboration in the DDI area is a critical cog in the perpetually turning wheel of software development.

Azure DNS

Azure DNS enables the public and private hosting of DNS domains and the managing of DNS records on Microsoft’s Azure cloud computing platform.

Men&Mice’s close collaboration with the Azure DNS team ensures full support for Azure DNS, offering customers with large domain portfolios the flexibility and power of the Men&Mice Suite, combined with the low cost, convenience, availability and performance of hosting their domains in Azure DNS.

Internet Systems Consortium (ISC)

Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) is globally recognized for world-class open source Internet software engineering and network operations.

Since establishing a joint training program with ISC in 2011, Men&Mice develops and offers courses in conjunction with ISC on Internet protocols at the cutting edge of Internet operations technology. Courses and workshops on offer include an introduction to DNS & BIND, advanced DNS & BIND, DHCP, IPv6 Fundamentals, and DNSSEC.


NS1 is an intelligent DNS and traffic management platform that addresses the needs of today’s distributed, dynamic, and automated application architectures. NS1 leverages real-time user, network and infrastructure data to offer customizable routing setups for the most advanced applications on the internet.

Their purpose-built software and services are trusted by the largest enterprise brands on the internet.

With the release of the Men&Mice xDNS redundancy feature, Men&Mice and NS1 have joined forces to explore innovation in DNS redundancy across multiple networks and/or service provider platforms.


Akamai, the global leader in Content Delivery Network (CDN) services, has more than 233,000 servers in over 130 countries, making it the most pervasive CND network worldwide. Eighty-five percent of the world’s internet users are within a single “network hop” of an Akamai CDN server.

Since its inception in 1998, the company’s global reach has expanded to include providing services to 60 percent of Fortune 500 companies (Source: Fortune).

Akamai’s innovative and advanced web performance, mobile performance, cloud security and media delivery solutions make it possible for Akamai to optimize any customer’s web environment, no matter how sophisticated.

Starting early 2017, Men&Mice and Akamai have entered into a technical partnership aimed at exploring opportunities for collaboration on network management innovation.


Cisco Solutions form the networking foundations for service providers, small to medium businesses and enterprise customers. This includes global corporations, government agencies, utilities and educational institutions. It is estimated that 85% of the world’s Internet traffic travels across Cisco’s systems.

As a Cisco Preferred Solution Partner, Men&Mice offers Cisco compatible solutions as well as 24/7 support.


VMware, recognized by Gartner, Forrester and IDC as a market leader, is a global pioneer in virtualization and an innovator in cloud and business mobility. VMware provides virtualization and cloud computing software for x86-compatible computers and is the trusted platform provider of choice for more than 500,000 customers globally.

Men&Mice is an accredited VMware Technology Alliance Partner.

NLnet Labs

NLnet Labs focuses on research and development to bridge the gaps between theory and practical deployment in Internet technology, more specifically in the areas where open source engineering and standardization take place. All NLnet Labs deliverables are targeted to enhance the open, secure, and innovative nature of the Internet for all.

Unbound, a powerful open source alternative for corporate environments, is one of the most well-known Internet technology contributions made by NLnet Labs. The Unbound code is actively maintained by NLnet Labs and is available under BSD license.

Men&Mice offers a variety of Unbound support.


SovLabs, a division of Sovereign Systems, simplifies the complexity of network virtualization by providing a framework for extending VMware vRealize Automation (vRA). SovLabs vRA Extensibility Modules enable seamless consumption of data center and cloud technologies and provides integration with the most prominent IP Address and DNS Management vendors, including Men&Mice.

Single Pane Glass Network Management

Integrating a diversity of solutions into Micetro adds important value to innovation.

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