Resources for getting starting in Junos automation using PyEZ.
Juniper Automation Communities
This is a repository of Juniper provided automation libraries and a community to share automation tools.
There is also a Sack group.
NRE Labs (Network Reliability Engineer)
This a collection of free lessons and labs that run on Juniper paid cloud resources for learning network automation concepts.
No login or cost.
Blog Introduction to Automation
5 Steps to Automated NetOps – this covers how to start small and build up to fully automated infrastructure.
Video Introduction to Automation
This Junos Jump start 2.5 hour webinar outlines the automation options in Junos.
Python for Non-Programers
Blog series on using Python for Junos automation
Getting started Resources
Networking Link Light training
Server focused training
The free Day One Series from Juniper with examples of PyEZ automation scripts.
Ansible Day One Book
JET – Junos Extension Toolkit
This toolkit allows you to use pre-built modules into your PyEZ scripting process.
Introduction to JET and how to use it
Getting started with JET
Example configuration change and example notification scripts
YANG Data Modeling
YANG provides a method for describing elements in network configuration generically so they can be executed specifically on different platforms from the same configuration request file.
Understanding YANG data modeling
When using YANG data models be sure to follow the routing models set forth in RFC 8294. This allows your scripts and models to be fully portable and able to interact with others work.
Originally Posted November 6, 2017
Last Revised on January 20, 2019