SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - August 13, 2007) - Infoblox Inc. today announced that Sohail Parekh has joined the company as vice president of engineering. He will be responsible for driving the development of Infoblox's industry-leading core network services appliances, which deliver utility-grade domain name resolution (DNS), IP address assignment and management services (DHCP and IPAM), authentication and authorization (RADIUS), configuration (TFTP/HTTP), and network time (NTP).

With more than 20 years in engineering and development roles, including experience in building products from concept to deployment, Sohail has a long history of enterprise and telco-grade networking infrastructure development.

"I am pleased to welcome Sohail to the Infoblox team," said Robert Thomas, president and CEO of Infoblox. "His experience in both start-up and established companies will be invaluable as Infoblox continues to advance development of its core network services appliances."

"Infoblox has a clear vision to provide core network services platforms that allow limitless network and application growth. This, combined with its strong industry support and exceptional customer base, makes Infoblox an exciting place to work," said Parekh.

Most recently, Sohail led development efforts at Vernier Networks, a provider of network access control solutions, where he was responsible for all product development, quality assurance and product support efforts. He also has broad networking, security, Voice over IP (VoIP) and telecom expertise accumulated in similar roles at Syndeo Corporation, Junction Inc., Precision Systems and Grumman Data Systems, amongst others. Sohail holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Houston.

About Infoblox

Infoblox appliances deliver utility-grade core network services, including domain name resolution (DNS), IP address assignment and management (IPAM/DHCP), authentication (RADIUS) and related services. Infoblox solutions, which provide the essential "glue" between networks and applications, are used by over 1,800 organizations worldwide, including over 90 of the Fortune 500. The company is headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif., and operates in more than 30 countries. For more information, call +1.408.625.4200, email, or visit

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