CLI versus API

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While the "We don't need no CLI" or "CLI hinders the innovation" or "SDN will get rid of CLI" stupidities keep erupting on various social media, you might enjoy an antidote of past blog posts.

The basics:

CLI-or-API dilemma:

CLI challenges:

API challenges:

API use cases:

Real-life considerations:

Meanwhile on planet Earth: