Colin Lacy

Lead Architect

Learning & Certifications

Colin Lacy, Lead Architect for Cisco Learning & Certifications, is a lifelong believer in leveraging automation to standardize and simplify everyday tasks. He is an active mentor to junior developers. Colin has taught multiple software bootcamps, ranging from object-oriented programming to Kubernetes – how to use it, and how it works under the hood.


May 20, 2022


ChatOps: Managing Kubernetes Deployments in Webex

11 min read

Explore a real-world use case on how to leverage ChatOps to manage Kubernetes deployments using commands in a Webex room.

April 28, 2022


ChatOps: How to Secure Your Webex Bot

9 min read

In Part II of the ChatOps series, learn how to use authentication and authorization to secure a Webex bot.

April 18, 2022


ChatOps: How to Build Your First Webex Bot

7 min read

Learn how to create a Webex bot, register a Webhook in Webex, and configure your bot – all with plenty of code examples.