Network Automation with Netmiko

See how to configure network devices using Netmiko, a Python library that simplifies SSH connections.

David Bombal

July 27, 2017

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In his last video, David Bombal demonstrated how to configure a Cisco switch using Paramiko, a Python implementation of Secure Shell (SSH) v2. In this video, he shows you how to use Netmiko to create VLANs on a Cisco switch in GNS3. Developed by Kirk Byers, Netmiko is an open source library designed to simplify SSH management across a wide range of network devices from various vendors including Cisco, Arista, and Juniper Networks. This video is one in a series produced by Bombal on network automation using Python and GNS3.

About the Author(s)

David Bombal

Author and instructorDavid Bombal is an author and instructor at GNS3 and O'Reilly Media. He creates worldwide instructor-led and self-paced video training on new and emerging technologies such as SDN. He's involved in multiple SDN and OpenFlow projects which include both open source as well as commercial SDN controllers. His YouTube channel has more than 1 million views. Bombal holds numerous certifications, including CCIE #11023 (Emeritus). He's designed, implemented and managed networks ranging from single sites to those that span 50 countries.

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