The Datanauts rocket returns to the automation solar system for another detailed survey of the whys and hows of automation and coding in operations.
We talk with Lauren about APIs, scripting and coding (particularly in Python), and the debate about whether network engineers and other non-developer IT pros need to learn to program. Lauren also offers tools and tips for folks who want to get started with automation and programming.
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Lauren’s Pluralsight courses:
- Cisco ACI Programmability
- Using Cisco ACI with VMware vSphere Integration
- Fundamentals of Using Cisco ACI
Programming and Automating Cisco Networks – Ryan Tisher and Jason Gooley (Amazon)