Infoblox PortIQ with IPAM Connector
With the IPAM Connector version, the PortIQ appliance is used for port discovery only and enhances the IPAM database in an Infoblox Grid by associating discovered switch and port information with IP, MAC and other IPAM data. This additional information helps network administrators to secure and troubleshoot networks faster.
The PortIQ appliance associates the following information for each IP and MAC address in the Infoblox IPAM database:
Switch Name, Switch Port, Switch Description, VLAN Name, VLAN Number, Switch status, Port Speed/Duplex, Link status, First seen and Last seen times.
Infoblox IPAM data enhanced with PortIQ discovered fields e.g. Switch Name, Port and VLAN etc.