pyATS is an end-to-end testing ecosystem, specializing in data-driven and
reusable testing, and engineered to be suitable for Agile, rapid development
iterations. Extensible by design, pyATS enables developers start with small,
simple and linear test cases, and scale towards large, complex and asynchronous
pyATS is initially developed internally in Cisco, and is now available to the
general public starting late 2017 through Cisco DevNet. Visit the pyATS
home page at
This is a sub-component of pyATS that wraps Python multiprocessing to allow
easier asychronous execution of arbitrary functions.
pyATS currently supports Python 3.4+ on Linux & Mac systems. Windows platforms
are not yet supported.
# install pyats as a whole
$ pip install pyats
# to upgrade this package manually
$ pip install --upgrade pyats.async
# to install alpha/beta versions, add --pre
$ pip install --pre pyats.async
For more information on setting up your Python development environment,
such as creating virtual environment and installing pip on your system,
please refer to Virtual Environment and Packages in Python tutorials.