June 26, 2020


Network Automation and Programmability with Cisco Open NX-OS – Part 4

6 min read

See how to develop Your Own CLI Commands in NX-OS with the NX-SDK, a C++ abstraction and plugin-library layer that streamlines access to NX-OS backend infrastructure processes.

October 24, 2019


Cisco DNA Center Template Archive/Restore

3 min read

Learn how to share CLI templates or take templates from one DNA Center to another using archive and restore.

October 3, 2019


Using the Cisco DNA Center SDK CLI Tool

4 min read

Take a look at the Cisco DNA Center CLI tool...No need to write Python code to take advantage of the API.

November 8, 2018


Get Started with the Whole of Branch Provisioning – Virtual and Physical

8 min read

Learn how to automate branch provisioning of both virtual (ISRv) and physical (Catalyst 9300) devices.

October 24, 2018


Automating Your Network Operations, Part 3 – Data-Driven Ansible

5 min read

The combination of YANG and NETCONF give us structure and determinism to enable network programmability, and give us several operational advantages over CLI.

December 20, 2017


It’s time to move away from SNMP and CLI and use Model-Driven Telemetry

4 min read

Traditional features such as SNMP, CLI, and Syslog, used for collecting operational statistics from a network, have several restrictions due to the growth of the objects like IoT devices and cloud based applications. SNMP uses the pull model when retrieving data from a switch. This model cannot scale for today’s high-density platforms, and offers very […]

October 3, 2017


#CiscoChampion Radio, S4|Ep.10: The Importance of Flexible Infrastructure

1 min read

#CiscoChampion Radio is a podcast series by technologists for technologists. In this episode we’re talking to David Zacks, the importance of flexible infrastructure.

August 9, 2017


Using CLI as Training Wheels with NETCONF/YANG

6 min read

Get all the details behind what we announced at Cisco Live! "Introducing an entirely new era of networking." Here's how you can get started, with Cisco DevNet.