Configuring SSH on Cisco devices

There are multiple methods to manage a device like TELNET,  SNMP, NETCONF, REST API,HTTP,HTTPS etc . But I think SSH by far is most standard and robust to method. Unlike telnet SSH uses  TCP to initiate the connection between the server and client.Once the three way handshake is done basically three steps occur to exchange … More Configuring SSH on Cisco devices

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Using SNMP to download running-configuration from Cisco router via SCP

We know that SNMP can be used for many tasks apart from monitoring. One of them is to download configuration from the networking device. For this purpose we use SNMP SET commands to set the required variables on the router and then trigger the download. In this blog I will concentrate on SCP(Secure copy)  as … More Using SNMP to download running-configuration from Cisco router via SCP