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Coal Fires and Self-Operating Networks

Recently I had the opportunity to make a series of videos talking about some of the challenges Network Engineers have in their day to day work.  They are located here:  Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3.  Specifically, I talk about how we are, in many situations, our own worst enemy.  So what kind of behaviors and thinking do we engage in that have a significant negative impact on us?  And is there a vision for getting us out of this mess?  Let’s find out, but first…





Red Hat Delivers Advanced Network Automation with Latest Version of Ansible – Business Wire (press release) Wed, 12 Apr 2017 13:30:30 GMT

SDTimes.comRed Hat Delivers Advanced Network Automation with Latest Version of AnsibleBusiness Wire (press release)RALEIGH, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the g …


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Essentials of a Secure ICS Network | Automation World – Automation World Mon, 10 Apr 2017 16:36:28 GMT

Automation WorldEssentials of a Secure ICS Network | Automation WorldAutomation WorldTake a closer look at the security for your industrial control system network. Here are some tips to get you started.and moreᅠ»


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Network Automation Fuels Scientific Innovation and Discovery – Cisco Blogs (blog) Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:00:33 GMT

Cisco Blogs (blog)Network Automation Fuels Scientific Innovation and DiscoveryCisco Blogs (blog)Through network automation and a digital foundation built with Cisco, CAS can bring new research solutions to market and tap into new areas of scientific …


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Gartner calls intent-based networking systems possibly “the next big thing in networking”. But what exactly are “intent-based networking systems” and how will they affect you?

Join Apstra Solutions Architect Josh Saul on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 11:00 am PST as he demonstrates how the Apstra Operating System (AOS) decouples your network-service design intent and operations from error-prone and time-consuming vendor-specific, box-level workflows, including:

Don’t miss this opportunity to get an in-depth look at the future of networking.



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