August 15, 2022


Get Ooey GUI with PyQt6 Zeep and AXL

7 min read

Want to build a Python AXL administration and configuration app with a GUI? Check out this Python version of Qt called PyQt. Throw in a little Zeep, and you’ve got a handy Python SOAP AXL interface with a modern Qt UI.

June 3, 2022


Improve Your Programming Skills at Cisco Live

2 min read

Intro to Python... Intro to REST... Automating Workflows with Webex Adaptive Cards... Find sessions at Cisco Live that will help you take your programming skills to the next level.

June 2, 2022


Learn to Code In Python at Cisco Live

3 min read

Learn about Python classes, modules, inheritance, and more! Or listen in to a conversation between an SRE/Ops person and a developer as they explore the common goals.

April 26, 2022


Letter from Oslo: The NDC Security 2022 Conference

5 min read

When you find yourself on a business trip and forget the code to your corporate AmEx, you know you haven’t been on the road for a while. NDC Security was a great way to get myself back into the conference configuration. I learned a lot at this show and had a great time giving two talks.

March 24, 2022


5 Python Security Traps You Need to Avoid

7 min read

Learn about five common Python mistakes that can cause serious vulnerabilities in production applications, and how to avoid them.

May 25, 2021


Avoiding Silent Automation

4 min read

See how you can work with Python's flexible logging system to create an overall monitoring system that includes the messages from your network devices, your infrastructure applications, and your automation scripts.

April 28, 2021


Network Automation with Cisco DNA Center SDK – Part 3

3 min read

Learn how to leverage the Cisco DNA Center Python SDK to automate site creation, automate device discovery, and assign newly discovered devices to the site.

April 22, 2021


NetBox as Inventory Source of Truth for Cisco NSO

6 min read

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.