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BlueCat Networks

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About BlueCat Networks

BlueCat Networks is a provider of mission-critical infrastructure software for network control, automation, and security. The company's DDI products help manage complexity from the core to the network edge. BlueCat Networks develops Adaptive DNS™, a dynamic, open, secure, scalable, and automated resource that supports digital transformation initiatives, such as the adoption of hybrid cloud and rapid application development. BlueCat Networks was founded in 2001 and is based in Toronto, Ontario.

Headquarters Location

4100 Yonge St. 3rd Floor

Toronto, Ontario, M2P 2B5,



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BlueCat Networks Patents

BlueCat Networks has filed 17 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • Computer network security
  • Computer networking
  • Domain name system
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Domain name system, Network protocols, Computer network security, Computer networking, Alternative Internet DNS services


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Domain name system, Network protocols, Computer network security, Computer networking, Alternative Internet DNS services



Latest BlueCat Networks News

BlueCat recognized as a leader and outperformer in GigaOm Radar Report for DDI

Oct 6, 2022

Toronto, Ontario, CANADA TORONTO, Oct. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BlueCat Networks, a leading provider of mission-critical, infrastructure software, today announced that it has been recognized as a leader, outperformer, and mature platform in the 2022 GigaOm Radar for DDI. DDI comprises DNS (Domain Name System), DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol), and IPAM (IP address management). Together, they provide the core services that route traffic and enable network communications. An integrated DDI solution provides enhanced security, increased network visibility for multi-cloud and hybrid cloud, and enables network automation. “Over the next three years, we expect to see DDI solutions play an increasingly important role for small and medium businesses, large enterprises, and managed service providers across all industry sectors,” said GigaOm analyst Ivan McPhee. “If you’re still using spreadsheets to manage IP addresses, a DDI solution should be high on your priority list.” GigaOm recognized Bluecat for its deployment flexibility, “pay-as-you-grow" linear scalability, and its long history of safe, secure migrations. They also highlighted BlueCat’s extensible automation platform (Adaptive Applications and Plugins). “Enterprises face new challenges in DDI as they drive rapid change across hybrid cloud environments while securing the company from cyber threats and assuring resilience,” said Martin McNealis, Chief Product Officer at BlueCat. “We are thrilled to see GigaOm's recognition of our product suite, which we see driving increased customer value.” “We appreciate GigaOm’s research on DDI, which is a core network service that helps organizations achieve their cloud and infrastructure transformation goals,” said David Duncan, BlueCat’s Chief Marketing Officer. “DDI is considered a critical core network service, and this kind of independent analyst coverage helps IT professionals evaluate the crowded vendor landscape.” To download a complimentary copy of the 2022 GigaOm Radar for DDI and review their key criteria for evaluating DDI solutions, visit . Contact:

BlueCat Networks Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was BlueCat Networks founded?

    BlueCat Networks was founded in 2001.

  • Where is BlueCat Networks's headquarters?

    BlueCat Networks's headquarters is located at 4100 Yonge St., Toronto.

  • What is BlueCat Networks's latest funding round?

    BlueCat Networks's latest funding round is Acq - Fin - II.

  • How much did BlueCat Networks raise?

    BlueCat Networks raised a total of $27.8M.

  • Who are the investors of BlueCat Networks?

    Investors of BlueCat Networks include Audax Private Equity, Madison Dearborn Partners, Trident Capital, Bridgescale Partners and TD Capital.

  • Who are BlueCat Networks's competitors?

    Competitors of BlueCat Networks include Itential and 3 more.

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