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Stuart Clark

Senior Technical Leader / Senior Developer Advocate

DevNet UK

Stuart Clark is a Developer Advocate, author for Cisco Press and a Cisco Certified DevNet Expert #20220005 Stuart started his career as a hairdresser in 1990, and in 2008 he changed careers to become a network engineer. After cutting his teeth in network operations he moved to network projects and programs. After many years as a network engineer, Stuart became obsessed with network automation and joined Cisco DevNet as a Developer Advocate for network automation. Stuart contributed to the DevNet exams and was one of the SME teams that created, designed, and built the Cisco Certified DevNet Expert. Stuart has presented at over fifty external conferences and is a multi-time Cisco Live Distinguished Speaker covering topics on network automation and methodologies. Stuart lives in Lincoln England with his wife Natalie and their son Maddox, he plays guitar and rocks an impressive two-foot beard whilst drinking coffee..

GitHub: http://github.com/bigevilbeard

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March 23, 2021

DEVELOPER

Find Out What’s New for NSO on DevNet

See a demo of known best practices for using Cisco NSO in areas such as data modelling, service templates, and using the Python and RESTCONF API. Register to attend the live webinar April 8th, 9:00 am PDT | 16:00 GMT.

March 15, 2021

DEVELOPER

Get Ready to Explore gRPC in the DevNet IOS XR Always-on Sandbox

Learn how to use gRPC to build a device management service to programmatically exchange configuration and operational data between a client and a server.

March 2, 2021

DEVELOPER

Automation Exchange: Find Use-cases Powered by the Community

Check out the many new use cases that have been submitted to the DevNet Automation Exchange - learn to walk, run, and fly with network automation.

February 23, 2021

DEVELOPER

How Cisco DevNet Runs Developer Education – Postman Galaxy session

See how Postman enables DevNet to offer interactive educational materials that help users quickly get hands-on with Cisco APIs to learn how they work.

February 8, 2021

DEVELOPER

Explore NSO in the new Always-On DevNet Sandbox

Find everything you need to explore the APIs for NSO, as well as develop network automation packages and services for use in your networks.

January 20, 2021

DEVELOPER

Cisco DevNet Runs Interactive Developer Education on Postman

Hear how Postman Collections enable DevNet to offer interactive educational materials that help users quickly get hands-on with Cisco APIs to learn how they work and solve business problems.

December 8, 2020

DEVELOPER

How Cisco Embraced a DevOps Culture

If it is not repeatable, it’s not automatable. And if it is not automatable, it’s not scalable.

November 30, 2020

DEVELOPER

Leverage the Power of the Python Community

See how built-in Python library functions can save you coding time, and give you the performance and output quality you want.

November 18, 2020

DEVELOPER

Introduction to Programmability – Part 3

In this 3rd and final part of the series, you will learn more about RESTful APIs; understand the relationship between HTTP, REST, and RESTful APIs; and see how to consume a RESTful API using Python.