What is Network Automation?
Network Automation is the practice of using software methodologies to automate network device configurations to increase network management efficiencies. Network Automation and Programmability are skills that network engineers of today and the future are going to need to know.
All the posts below cover all my recent projects and findings on this exciting journey.
Starting with What is network automation?
All the way to How to install Ansible Tower.
Configuration management of network devices is one of the most popular first use cases. With the rapid growth of cloud networks, and virtual devices network management can no longer be performed with manual processes.
If you are looking for training, check out my Network Automation Course
Covering Ansible playbooks, Cisco configuration templates using Jinja2 and a bit of Git, Github & F5.
Learn the skills that you need to become a Network Automation Engineer. (Other Network Automation Blogs are available!)
Use Ansible Playbooks for configuration management on your network devices. Manage Cisco IOS, Arista EOS, streamline network operations.
My latest post on Network Automation Tools will show you all the open source tools being used today.
Most Popular Pages:
Ansible Hosts File
Ansible is a skill that a lot of people are looking to master. If you want to get started Ansible is a great place to start.
My posts will mainly deal with Ansible Cisco Configuration but also some posts on F5
We will also be covering automation tools, example scripts and using Python to perform simple tasks.
There will be many examples of code and playbooks.