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Using Apple Automator to Open Projects

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Today I’m going to walk through the newest part of my personal workflow for working with projects. Straight to the point, this is going to be using Apple Aut...

Ansible Cisco IOS User Module

8 minute read
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In this post I will be taking a look at some of the usability setup of managing Cisco IOS devices with the Ansible Cisco IOS User Module. This can be very he...

Ansible Cisco ios_interfaces module

9 minute read
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This has become a post about the ios_interfaces module with documentation that can be found Ansible ios_interfaces doc. Originally I was going to write about...

Disney Plus Streaming Bandwidth

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This will be a brief departure from the automation focused attention that I have been giving to this blog over the past year or so. This week in the United S...

Ansible differences between ios command and cli command

8 minute read
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In an earlier post I covered the differences between ios_config and cli_config. However I did not cover what the difference was between ios_command and cli_...

EVE-NG for Automation Practice and Testing

4 minute read
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As I restarted looking at how I’m continuing my education on the Network Automation and certification realm I asked the question “How are you simulating your...

Ansible IOS BGP Module

9 minute read
ansible cisco ios_bgp

In this post I’m going to be taking a deeper dive into the new in Ansible 2.8 IOS BGP module. This may be one of the more complex modules to date and I’ll tr...