Josh VanDeraa

Josh has been a part of the Networking community for over 20 years, with experience primarily in large enterprises. He has spent time working on a variety of networking arenas including WAN, LAN, Data Center, and Wireless. Josh got his re-introduction to automation and programming several years back and has been automating production networks of varying sizes for more than four years. Josh blogs at, mainly on automation topics. He previously maintained CCNP and CCDP certifications (both expired).