Release Notes: Ansible for Networking Engineers
- April 05 2020
Added link to "Writing custom inventory plugin" blog post
- November 20 2019
Added link to "Network Automation Text Parsing Landscape"
- October 29 2019
Published second half of edited "Managing Configurations" videos.
- October 05 2019
Published edited "changing device configurations" videos.
- September 02 2019
Updated the Jinja2 address handling video and slide deck with new ipaddr filters available in Ansible releases 2.5 through 2.8 (including the underdocumented ones :)
- August 07 2019
Published the first set of edited videos from Ansible Networking Modules update session.
- March 21 2019
Published final raw videos from Ansible 2.7 Update live webinar sessions.
- March 17 2019
New slide deck for Declarative Configuration Modules part of Ansible Networking Modules - Managing Configurations section.
- March 11 2019
Added configure replace example into Managing Configurations slide deck.
- February 13 2019
Simple Command-Based Playbooks and the first part of Managing Configurations sections have been updated to use Ansible 2.7 features.
The Simple Command-Based Playbooks section has new sample use case: collecting printouts from network devices.
- February 08 2019
Published updated Ansible Loops video describing the new (post-2.5) syntax and adding a section on drawbacks of using loops in Ansible playbooks.
Also adding links to relevant parts of Ansible documentation to deep dive videos.
- January 24 2019
The Connecting and Authenticating and Executing Commands parts of the Ansible Networking Modules section have been updated to use the latest (Ansible 2.7) features, including network_cli and httpapi. We also added a new section describing the fundamentals of device-specific and generic networking modules.
The Command-Based Playbooks slide deck has already been updated, the videos will be released after the next update session in February 2019.