Last week I faced a routine (and quite common) task to get the latest backups of current configuration and BOF files for ~700 routers on a customers network. Sure thing sane man would use some automatization techniques, which could be:
- 5620 SAM scripts
- some scripting language to grab latest backups from the global NE backup location on a SAM server
I tried it both ways and invite you under the cut to read about it.