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Stuart Clark

Network Automation Developer

DevNet UK

Stuart is a Network Automation Developer for Cisco Devnet. He has work for Cisco for over eight years designing, building and troubleshooting Cisco’s Security Cloud network with a strong focus on BGP, peering and coffee.

In the last few years his focus moved to network automation, spending more time on writing code for network automation at scale and moving networking towards a DevOps methodology.

GitHub: http://github.com/bigevilbeard

Articles

July 16, 2019

DEVELOPER

Network Automation Using Unified API – Napalm

NAPALM supports several methods to connect to devices, manipulate configurations, or retrieve data.

June 7, 2019

DEVELOPER

Running NetBeez Agents on Cisco Catalyst Switches

Catalyst owners can now easily install the NetBeez docker agent on their switches via the Cisco CLI.

April 10, 2019

DEVELOPER

Network Automation: Choosing the Right Tool for the Job

Let’s take a look at some of the network automation tools being used today to configure our networks, and keep them safe.

March 12, 2019

DEVELOPER

Learn How to Leverage BGP Automation to Execute Python Code Directly on an End Device

DevNet Create, April 24-25 in Mt. View California, is the hands-on conference focused on infrastructure automation and application development.

March 4, 2019

DEVELOPER

Why Did I Start to Learn Go(lang)?

To start learning Golang, I built my local environment and also played with a tour of Go, then picked up the basics, such as Variables, Primitives, Constants, and Arrays and Slices.

December 17, 2018

DEVELOPER

Why Your GitHub Repo and Code Need a README

It wasn't until I started treating my network infrastructure as code (IaC) that I really understood how to use GitHub, and how powerful source control could really be

December 4, 2018

DEVELOPER

Cisco DevNet Holiday Project Guide 2018

Step right this way as here for you (for the third year now) is the popular DevNet Gift Guide. This year with a twist.

September 19, 2018

DEVELOPER

Updated IOS-XR Programmability Learning Labs and Sandbox Expand Your Options

IOS-XR programmability sandbox and learning labs let developers and network engineers explore the programmability options available in this routing platform.

September 13, 2018

DEVELOPER

Plan, Test, Deploy: The Best Ways to Prevent Network Outages

New CI/CD tools help you ensure that changes to the network changes have a much higher rate of success.