Arista Automation Lab

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Solution Overview

This lab gives modern network engineers the needed skills to automate an Arista infrastructure. The focus is mid-level programmability leveraging Ansible, Python and other commonly used automation languages. Advanced CloudVision capabilities will be explored to give the engineer a comprehensive set of tools and strategies to automate their environment.

Goals & Objectives

This lab will give the engineer an overview of the following:

  • Automation and NetOps
  • CloudVision Automation
  • Configlet Builder with Python
  • Automating L2 and L3 Leaf Spine Configurations
  • Ansible Playbooks
  • Ansible Configuration Templates with Jinja2 and Python
  • Leveraging Arista eAPI

Hardware & Software

  • Arista EOS
  • CloudVision Portal (CVP)
  • Debian 11 with Python, Ansible and Jinja2