Free CCNA VIRL Labs! Use only your web browser to access cloud labs! CCNA | CCNP | Python | Ansible

Free Cisco CCNA VIRL Labs! Cisco dcloud allows you to create and use Cisco VIRL labs for free. In this video I show you how to access a Cisco VIRL lab for CCNA, CCNP or CCIE Study! There are lots of labs to choose from including SD-WAN, Python, Cisco DevNet and many others! Thank you… Continue reading Free CCNA VIRL Labs! Use only your web browser to access cloud labs! CCNA | CCNP | Python | Ansible

Want to make contacts and get ahead? Learn to write, communicate and use social media.

Want to make contacts with others in the industry? Want to blog for Cisco Devnet? You need to know how to write and communicate! In today’s world, you will often communicate via text and in written form long before meeting people in person. Make the right impression with your writing. Silvia Spiva is the community… Continue reading Want to make contacts and get ahead? Learn to write, communicate and use social media.

Free Cisco VIRL server! You can now use VIRL for free! Thank you Cisco DevNet!

You can now use Cisco VIRL for FREE! Thank you Cisco DevNet! DevNet has multiple free cloud-based VIRL lab systems you can use. Once you are connected to DevNet via a VPN, all you need is your browser to access the Cisco VIRL server and created your own CCNA, CCNP, CCIE or NetDevOps topologies. DevNet… Continue reading Free Cisco VIRL server! You can now use VIRL for free! Thank you Cisco DevNet!

Chat to your switches using Slack/Webex and Docker containers plus other Docker use cases.

In this video, Hank Preston from Cisco DevNet shows us how to run Docker containers on Cisco switches. He also demonstrates the use of a chatbot between Cisco Webex Teams and a switch. Menu: Previous video: https://youtu.be/XBSrrc4Q31g 1) Linux on a Cisco NX-OS switch: 00:55 2) Linux course and discussion of what to learn: 07:29… Continue reading Chat to your switches using Slack/Webex and Docker containers plus other Docker use cases.

Cisco NX-OS APIs (NX-API): Lots of options to chose from. Learn Nexus APIs with Hank Preston.

In this video, Hank Preston from Cisco DevNet helps you learn Cisco Nexux NX-APIs. Learn about the options include REST-APIs. Free labs available on Cisco DevNet. NX-OS on Devnet: http://bit.ly/2NMoYzZ NX-OS Learning Labs: http://bit.ly/2P7BVJb NX-OS Sandbox: http://bit.ly/2PD8vQ7 NXAPI Video Training: http://bit.ly/2OvsF1T

You need to learn Cisco DNA! Jason Gooley convinces us that DNA is the future! (Part 1)

You need to learn Cisco DNA! Jason Gooley convinces us that DNA is the future to save time and reduce stress in your life! But wait… there is more next time! Part 2: https://youtu.be/7BDtElBjXRc Cisco says: “Cisco’s Digital Network Architecture (DNA) is an open, software-driven approach to network architecture that helps you innovate, reduce costs,… Continue reading You need to learn Cisco DNA! Jason Gooley convinces us that DNA is the future! (Part 1)

What is Cisco NSO (Tail-f)? What should I learn? DNA? APIC-EM? ACI? NSO? Help! (Part 2)

In this video, Hank Preston from Cisco DevNet helps us decide which Cisco SDN platforms we should learn. Should we be learning DNA Center? APIC-EM? ACI? NSO? What do those even mean? And what should I as a network engineer be learning? DevNet Start Now Page: http://bit.ly/2DE0RU6 Networking Dev Center: http://bit.ly/2zFV50m Busting NSO Myths https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YwUj3-9swzE… Continue reading What is Cisco NSO (Tail-f)? What should I learn? DNA? APIC-EM? ACI? NSO? Help! (Part 2)

Windows Linux Subsystem: How to run Ansible on Windows! Set up for NetDevOps: Part 5

Use the Windows Linux Subsystem to run Ansible on your Windows computer. Setting up your Windows workstation as a development environment: Install bash, git, Python, atom, Postman, Docker and more! So you are a follower of Gates, Balmer and Nadella, excellent! Let’s supercharge that Windows workstation with everything you need to be a programability ninja!… Continue reading Windows Linux Subsystem: How to run Ansible on Windows! Set up for NetDevOps: Part 5

How to setup Windows for NetDevOps: bash, git, Python, Atom, Postman, Docker and more! Part 3

In this video Hank demonstrates Postman and the Chrome development tools. DevNet Homepage http://bit.ly/2DmSegM Learning Lab – Dev Setup http://bit.ly/2OSeRdW NetDevOps Live! DevNet Show: http://bit.ly/2QUiDVD Network Programmability Basics Video Series http://bit.ly/2DqOEC3 Windows Subsystem for Linux (Microsoft Page) http://bit.ly/2DqMTVA Hank’s Video on getting started with Postman http://bit.ly/2MV02Wx DevNet Learning Lab Docker 101 http://bit.ly/2xBdaeo Hank’s Video on… Continue reading How to setup Windows for NetDevOps: bash, git, Python, Atom, Postman, Docker and more! Part 3

How to setup Windows for NetDevOps: bash, git, Python, Atom, Postman, Docker and more! Part 2

Setting up your Windows workstation as a development environment: Install bash, git, Python, atom, Postman, Docker and more! So you are a follower of Gates, Balmer and Nadella, excellent! Let’s supercharge that Windows workstation with everything you need to be a programability ninja! Objectives: – Install a basic development toolset on your local workstation -Verify… Continue reading How to setup Windows for NetDevOps: bash, git, Python, Atom, Postman, Docker and more! Part 2

How to setup Windows for NetDevOps: bash, git, Python, Atom, Postman, Docker and more! Part 1

Setting up your Windows workstation as a development environment: Install bash, git, Python, atom, Postman, Docker and more! So you are a follower of Gates, Balmer and Nadella, excellent! Let’s supercharge that Windows workstation with everything you need to be a programability ninja! Objectives: – Install a basic development toolset on your local workstation -Verify… Continue reading How to setup Windows for NetDevOps: bash, git, Python, Atom, Postman, Docker and more! Part 1

YANG, NETCONF, RESTCONF Demos and Free labs (Part 2)

David Bombal and Hank Preston discuss Network Automation, Network Programmability, NetDevOps and the future. What is YANG? NETCONF? RESTCONF? Which Cisco devices support these protocols? Links: DevNet Home Page: http://cs.co/9002DQ3Tu Network Programmability Basics Lessons on NETCONF, RESTCONF and YANG: http://cs.co/9006DIusu Learning Labs on NETCONF, RESTCONF, and YANG: http://cs.co/9001DIus5 NETCONF, RESTCONF, and YANG Info on DevNet:… Continue reading YANG, NETCONF, RESTCONF Demos and Free labs (Part 2)

YANG, NETCONF, RESTCONF Demos. Which Cisco devices are supported? (Part 1)

David Bombal and Hank Preston discuss Network Automation, Network Programmability, NetDevOps and the future. What is YANG? NETCONF? RESTCONF? Which Cisco devices support these protocols? Links: DevNet Home Page: http://cs.co/9002DQ3Tu Network Programmability Basics Lessons on NETCONF, RESTCONF and YANG: http://cs.co/9006DIusu Learning Labs on NETCONF, RESTCONF, and YANG: http://cs.co/9001DIus5 NETCONF, RESTCONF, and YANG Info on DevNet:… Continue reading YANG, NETCONF, RESTCONF Demos. Which Cisco devices are supported? (Part 1)

FREE Cisco Course: David Bombal interviews Hank Preston about NetDevOps: Part 1 (Cisco #DevNet)

David Bombal and Hank Preston discuss Network Automation, Network Programmability, NetDevOps and the future. What should you learn? CCNA or Python? And many other topics! Net-DevOps: David Bombal interviews Hank Preston Part 1 (Cisco #DevNet) We discussed the following in this call: 1) Hank Preston Introduction 01:02 2) How did you transition from being a… Continue reading FREE Cisco Course: David Bombal interviews Hank Preston about NetDevOps: Part 1 (Cisco #DevNet)