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What You’ll Learn:
• ️ WARNING: The steps of this video is only intended for a Lab Environment not the production environment.
• ️ Setting Up Dummy Data: Learn the step-by-step process of adding dummy inventory data to your NetBox instance for testing, development and demonstration purposes only.
• Data Modelling in NetBox: Explore the data modelling capabilities of NetBox and how it allows you to represent your physical and virtual infrastructure.
• Use Cases: Discover why adding dummy data is essential for testing configurations, visualizing network layouts, and ensuring your NetBox instance is optimized for your specific needs.
• Resources: https://github.com/netbox-community/netbox-demo-data
How to Get Started:
1. Install NetBox: If you haven’t installed NetBox yet, check out our previous tutorial on how to set up NetBox to get you started.
2. Follow Along: Grab your virtual environment or NetBox instance and follow along with our easy-to-follow steps to add dummy inventory data.
3. Further Exploration: Once you’ve mastered adding dummy data, explore the advanced features of NetBox for a comprehensive network management experience.
00:05 – Introduction
01:15 – Download netbox-demo-data json file and upload it to Netbox Server
02:45 – SSH to NetBox server and execute the steps to add the dummy data
06:00 – Verify the dummy data is configured correctly
08:20 – Change the admin password
09:00 – Conclusion
Whether you’re a network administrator, engineer, or enthusiast, understanding how to add dummy inventory data in NetBox is a fundamental skill. Join us on this tutorial journey to enhance your NetBox proficiency and gain confidence in managing your network infrastructure.
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