netdevops

May 17, 2021

INSIDE CISCO IT

Journey to a software-defined access fabric network, part 2

In the first installment of this two-part blog series, I described Cisco IT’s motivations for shifting to a software-defined access fabric network – part of our ongoing journey to an advanced network architecture. In this blog, I will explain our guiding principles for implementing Cisco Software-Defined Access (SD-Access), along with lessons learned and outcomes achieved […]

May 3, 2021

DEVELOPER

The pyATS DevNet Journey: Aspirations & Inspirations

pyATS has gone from launch to the current 20,000+ downloads/month. Read how making a once internal tool available to the open-source NetDevOps community at large is enabling engineers and empowering solutions.

April 22, 2021

DEVELOPER

NetBox as Inventory Source of Truth for Cisco NSO

Both Cisco NSO and NetBox offer robust APIs and well formatted data models. See how to keep the device inventory in your Cisco NSO servers accurate based on your NetBox based Source of Truth.

April 13, 2021

DEVELOPER

Get Hands-on Experience with Programmability & Edge Computing on a Cisco IoT Gateway

See how the Cisco IR1101 lets you configure your industrial router and get network telemetry data from a single, ruggedized IoT gateway. Features include an open edge-compute framework, cellular interfaces, and high-end industrial features.

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 17, 2021

DEVELOPER

New CI/CD + NetDevOps Learning Lab for Cisco NSO

Try the new Learning Lab to see what applying best practices from CI/CD and NetDevOps to the network would look like using Cisco NSO.

February 26, 2021

DEVELOPER

How can I automate device configurations using CML2?

Cisco Modeling Labs is a great tool for learning all aspects of networking, including automation. Hank discusses options for making the setup and management of your lab topology fast, easy, and automated.

January 19, 2021

DEVELOPER

Read-Only YANG Leaves: Where Does the Data Come From?

DevNet's Hank Preston digs into another user's question related to model driven programmability. Do you have a question about network automation? You can Ask Hank!

January 11, 2021

DEVELOPER

Native, IETF, OpenConfig… Why so many YANG models?

Which YANG model to use for your project? Ask Hank takes a look at your options, and how model driven programmability is a foundational technology for the automation engineer.