Check out DevNet at https://developer.cisco.com/site/devnet/home/index.gsp . It’s the website for the new Developer Program from Cisco created to help software developers produce Cisco-enabled applications or enhance and manage Cisco networks.

 

DevNet provides developers with a host of benefits and services, including: 

  • More than 100 APIs. These Application Programming Interfaces come with documentation and provide developers with everything they need to build leading-edge applications on Cisco technology.
  • The Developer Sandbox program. This is a pre-configured, cloud-based lab environment running on Cisco Unified Computing Systems (UCS) designed by developers for developers.service offers developers flexible lab schedules and the latest Cisco products, platforms, and tools.
  • Community forums and exchanges. Here developers can gain access to Cisco experts and fellow developers, as well as toolkits, documentation, and how-to information on networking, collaboration, and data center technologies. 


DevNet is all about developer productivity. If you’re a software developer, the future of Software Defined Networks (SDN) and the multi-device Internet of Everything (IoE) is either here right now or coming at you like a freight train. On DevNet you’ll find systems integration know-how, network management best practices, integrated server strategies, ready-to-use code samples, and software development sandboxes that help you bring your solutions online faster and with the highest possible quality.