[UPDATE] I shut down my company over thanksgiving to do a network migration and somehow it all worked.

[UPDATE] I shut down my company over thanksgiving to do a network migration and somehow it all worked. I’m baffled as to the how and why, but it’s all back up. Interestingly, when I got to the office at ~8am on Thanksgiving day my first couple hours were spent dealing with a problem of actual tubes instead of metaphorical tubes. Our fizzy water machine had decided to start leaking sometime in the middle of the night. If I hadn’t been doing this work today, no one would have see this…

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#Python for Network Engineers free course starts Nov 6

Python for Network Engineers free course starts Nov 6 I run a free course on Python for Network Engineers about once a quarter. This course is aimed at Network Engineers that want to learn Python. It covers Python fundamentals, but using exercises and examples that are more relevant to network engineers. That being said it is definitely a course oriented towards beginners (from a Python programming perspective). The course consists of eight lessons. The lessons are delivered via email and consist of videos, exercises, and additional content. The course schedule…

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Free #Python for Network Engineers Course starts next Thursday (Aug 9)

Free Python for Network Engineers Course starts next Thursday (Aug 9) Periodically, I run a free course on Learning Python for Network Engineers. The next course starts on Thursday, August 9th. This course is an online course and covers Python fundamentals from a network engineer’s perspective. The course is a lesson a week for eight weeks. The lessons are delivered via email and consist of videos, exercises, and additional content. The course syllabus is as follows: Week1 – Why Python, the Python Interpreter Shell, and Strings Week2 – Numbers, Files,…

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Deserted Engineer joke

Deserted Engineer joke A network engineer is deserted on an island after a plane crash. He looks in his backpack and finds a granola bar and piece of fiber optic cable. He laughs to himself, buries the fiber and eats the granola bar. 24hrs later a backhoe arrives and digs up the fiber. submitted by /u/tylervalo to r/networking [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Cisco Meraki “The Office” Easter Egg

Cisco Meraki “The Office” Easter Egg I was in the Meraki portal this afternoon and noticed that when creating a new network the suggested name is “Scranton Branch Office”. The suggested address is also “1725 Slough Avenue”. The address of the Office Building. Are there any other “Easter eggs” like this that you’ve noticed? submitted by /u/BobTheGodDamnBuilder to r/networking [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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