Adrian Iliesiu

Technical Leader

Cisco DevNet

Adrian has built IT infrastructure solutions from scratch, as well as maintained and supported already installed systems. His experience in IT includes successful upgrades, migrations, consolidations, and audits for international organizations.

Currently, he is a thought-leader, educator and speaker for global developer conferences, including the iconic DevNet Zone at Cisco Live! Learn more about Adrian's work on his Developer Advocate profile page.


May 12, 2023


Simplify Your DevOps with the Cisco SD-WAN API

Get hands-on experience with APIs and automation tools to create customized workflows that improve network performance and reduce operational overhead. Three week program starts June 12th. Registration opens May 15th.

May 7, 2023


Learn about Infrastructure-as-Code at Cisco Live

Learn how to use technologies like Terraform, Cisco pyATS, Ansible, Git, and DevNet developer resources to successfully orchestrate your environment as if it was a code base.

April 5, 2023


Get Hands-on Experience with Real Life Network Automation Use Cases

Twitch channel live stream demos on infrastructure automation get you hands-on with real life use cases. You'll learn how to use Cisco technologies and APIs, as well as third party tools and products, to apply automation and programmability concepts in your own workflows.

March 28, 2023


Interactive Demo: Cisco IOS XE Device Programmability and Automation

Live, interactive demo will cover the full life cycle of IOS XE devices including provisioning, configuration with model driven programmability, and monitoring with model driven telemetry.

March 16, 2023


Collecting Telemetry for Custom Dashboarding – Customer Use Cases

See how you can collect telemetry data to use for custom dashboarding, reporting, and alerting. Customer use cases for DOM Telemetry Monitoring, Meraki MT Dashboard, and PoE Measurement show collecting metrics from devices, import them into an Influx database, and use Grafana to dashboard historical & real-time data.

December 21, 2022


We’ve Doubled the Number of Cisco DNA Center Reservable Sandboxes

We've doubled the number of Cisco DNA Center reservable sandboxes to make it easier for you to test and develop your Cisco DNA Center applications and integrations. Fully test all the features of the Cisco DNA Center platform including building SDA fabrics.

October 3, 2022


CI/CD Pipelines for Infrastructure Configuration and Management, Part 3

Part 1 looked at how to use Gitlab CE as a foundational component for a CI/CD pipeline. Part 2, left off at having a GitLab CE and runner installation running in Docker containers. Now, in Part 3, you learn how to define the CI/CD pipeline components in GitLab.

August 3, 2022


Using CI/CD Pipelines for Infrastructure Configuration and Management – Part 2

In part 2 of this series, you're ready to install GitLab CE (Community Edition) - a complete DevOps platform that has all the critical features needed in the software development lifecycle.

May 20, 2022


Dive into Network Programmability and Automation at Cisco Live 

Register for sessions to learn more about Custom OpenAPI implementation for Cisco SD-WAN, Cisco ACI management with Smartsheet, and what Cisco Networking Academy offers for network programmability and automation.