May 30, 2018


Exploring Nornir, the Python Automation Framework

8 min read

In Norse mythology, Nornir spun the threads of fate that connected all beings. In a network environment, Nornir lets you keep track of your device inventory and run tasks against all devices handling data.

April 25, 2018


Render your first network configuration template using Python and Jinja2

4 min read

Using Python and Jinja2 to automate network configuration templates is a really useful way to simplify the repetitive tasks network engineers face on a daily basis.

April 13, 2018


Malware monitor – leveraging PyREBox for malware analysis

1 min read

This post was authored by Xabier Ugarte Pedrero In July 2017 we released PyREBox, a Python Scriptable Reverse Engineering Sandbox as an open source tool. This project is part...

April 2, 2018


How to Deploy a UCS Manager Environment with Far Less Python Code

9 min read

Learn how to use the UCS Python SDK to write less Python code, and still do everything with respect to the UCS Object Model

March 13, 2018


Programmable Infrastructure and the Cisco Intersight API

2 min read

Cisco Intersight includes a RESTful API that supports the OpenAPI standard to provide full programmability and deep integrations with third-party tools and systems. Now partners and customers can begin to...

March 8, 2018


Why is Cisco Teaching Me Python? 

2 min read

Is learning topics related to programmable networks - like Python, JSON, REST APIs - really critical to your success as a network engineer?

March 2, 2018


NetDevOps, and the Rise of the Programmable Network (PN)

2 min read

NetDevOps is a new discipline that helps applications and network teams work together to utilize a software programmable network to more quickly and accurately provision your infrastructure.

February 28, 2018


Network Programmability at Cisco Live Melbourne

4 min read

Come learn from Network Programmability expert Adrian Iliesiu in the #DevNet Zone at Cisco Live Melbourne! #CLMel

January 8, 2018


Introducing the Network Programmability Video Course

2 min read

The Network Programmability Basics Video Course is a collection of 28 videos organized into 6 modules. We created it to help jumpstart your journey into network programmability. It's LIVE now!