CML for FREE! (VIRL 2)

You can now access Cisco Modeling Labs (CML) for free! Thanks to Cisco DevNet, you use a cloud based version of CML for free. All you need is your web browser (you will need to install Cisco AnyConnect VPN client to access the labs remotely). This is Part 6 of my CML (VIRL 2) series… Continue reading CML for FREE! (VIRL 2)

VIRL 2 ASAv install and configuration

It’s really easy to go from zero to a working Cisco ASA network using Cisco VIRL 2. No longer do you need to struggle to build networks that consist of Cisco ASAs – you can get a network up and running in a few minutes using Cisco VIRL. The initial installation of VIRL 2 is… Continue reading VIRL 2 ASAv install and configuration

Cisco VIRL 2: Download, Install and Configure (Part 2)

This is Part 2 of my VIRL series showing you how to download, install and configure Cisco VIRL 2 using VMware Player and Windows 10. The new version of Cisco VIRL allows you to create virtual Cisco networks using just your Web browser. You don’t have to use a thick client or any other software… Continue reading Cisco VIRL 2: Download, Install and Configure (Part 2)

Cisco VIRL 2: Download, Install and Configure (Part 1)

Cisco VIRL 2 is almost here: Learn how to download, install and configure Cisco VIRL 2 using VMware Player and Windows 10. The new version of Cisco VIRL allows you to create virtual Cisco networks using just your Web browser. You don’t have to use a thick client or any other software – everything is… Continue reading Cisco VIRL 2: Download, Install and Configure (Part 1)

VirtualBox nested Intel virtualization is here!

VirtualBox now supports nested virtualization on Intel processors. In the past, this was only available on AMD processors. This opens up a whole range of applications with VirtualBox: You can run your GNS3 topologies on VirtualBox, you can nest hypervisors and have some fun. Great to see VirtualBox support for nested virtualization now available on… Continue reading VirtualBox nested Intel virtualization is here!

Kali Linux: Hacking DHCP and MITM

Learn how to hack DHCP with Kali Linux! Learn how to use Kali Linux to use a Denial of service attack (DOS) against a DHCP server; set up a rogue DHCP server on Kali Linux and then get hosts to send traffic via Kali Linux so you can use a man-in-the-middle (MITM) attack and capture… Continue reading Kali Linux: Hacking DHCP and MITM

Kali Linux Install: Ethical hacking getting started guide

Want to be a hacker? Learn Kali Linux! Want to learn how to hack networks? Get started with Kali Linux today. This video shows you who to download Kali Linux and get it working on a Windows 10 computer using VMware Workstation Player. It’s important that you as a network professional know how to protect… Continue reading Kali Linux Install: Ethical hacking getting started guide

Packet Tracer Installation: macOS Catalina

Packet Tracer is supported on macOS! Learn how to download Cisco Packet Tracer for free and install it on macOS Catalina. I’ll also show you how to build a basic Cisco network using Cisco Packet Tracer. It’s time to start studying to pass your CCNA 200-301 exam! Want free Cisco CCNA 200-301 Packet Tracer labs?… Continue reading Packet Tracer Installation: macOS Catalina

EVE-NG Cisco Images

How do you add and use Cisco images in EVE-NG topologies? This video shows you how to download Cisco IOS images from Cisco VIRL and then use them in your EVE-NG networks. This EVE-NG tutorial shows you step by step how to download Cisco IOS images, how to upload them to the EVE-NG server and… Continue reading EVE-NG Cisco Images

EVE NG Installation

Want to know how to setup EVE-NG? This EVE-NG tutorial shows you step by step. Full EVE-NG installation guide showing you how to add images to EVE-NG and get an EVE-NG lab set up. Learn how to download and install VMware Workstation Player, how to add EVE-NG to VMware, how to create a topology, how… Continue reading EVE NG Installation

GNS3 Install: VMware Workstation Pro

Want to know how to install, configure and setup GNS3 2.2? Well, these videos show you how. In this video, I show you how to integrate the GNS3 VM with the GNS3 GUI, setup Intel VTX in your computer’s BIOS and make sure nested virtualization is enabled. Follow these steps to make sure you can… Continue reading GNS3 Install: VMware Workstation Pro

GNS3 Installation

Want to know how to install, configure and setup GNS3 2.2? Well, these videos show you how. In this first video, I show you how to download the components you require and how to install the GNS3 GUI on Windows 10. We build a basic network using GNS3 version 22. In subsequent videos I’ll show… Continue reading GNS3 Installation

GNS3: What is QEMU? And IOU? And ASA 8.x?

What are QEMU and IOU devices in GNS3? What does Jeremy (GNS3 Creator) recommend we use? Does QEMU only support VIRL? Or are other vendors supported? What about ASA 8.x? Is that supported? #gns3 #virl #iou

Will Dynamips and VPCS be removed from GNS3?

David Bombal talks to Jeremy Grossmann (creator of GNS3) about the future of GNS3. Here we discuss Dynamips and VPCS and their future in GNS3. Will they be removed from GNS3? Are they recommended? What do they actually do? What should be used instead of them? Does Dynamips support switching? In future videos we will… Continue reading Will Dynamips and VPCS be removed from GNS3?

Python, Genie and CSV Files = Easy Network Automation (DevNet)

Want to automate networks easily? Use Python, CSV files and Cisco Genie (pyATS). Hank Preston shows us how to connect to live devices and automate the network. Menu: 1:15 – Start Python Virtual Environment 4:10 – Install VIRL utils 6:12 – Genie Install 8:10 – Genie Inventory file (testbed file) 12:05 – Install iPython 12:30… Continue reading Python, Genie and CSV Files = Easy Network Automation (DevNet)

Free CCNA VIRL Labs! Free VIRL Server from DevNet! Labs for CCNA | CCNP | Python | Ansible

Free Cisco CCNA VIRL Labs! Cisco DevNet have labs that you can use to create Cisco VIRL labs for free. In this video, I show you how to access a Cisco VIRL lab for CCNA, CCNP or CCIE Study! There are lots of labs to choose from including SD-WAN, Python, Ansible and many others! Thank… Continue reading Free CCNA VIRL Labs! Free VIRL Server from DevNet! Labs for CCNA | CCNP | Python | Ansible

Free Cisco VIRL server! You can now use VIRL for free! Thank you Cisco DevNet!

You can now use Cisco VIRL for FREE! Thank you Cisco DevNet! DevNet has multiple free cloud-based VIRL lab systems you can use. Once you are connected to DevNet via a VPN, all you need is your browser to access the Cisco VIRL server and created your own CCNA, CCNP, CCIE or NetDevOps topologies. DevNet… Continue reading Free Cisco VIRL server! You can now use VIRL for free! Thank you Cisco DevNet!

Cisco VIRL download, installation & configuration (Part 4): VM Maestro and build networks

In this series of videos I show you how to download, install and configure Cisco VIRL 1.5.X. Download Cisco VIRL here: http://virl.cisco.com/ Learn about the VIRL Virtual machine, VM Maestro, Licensing and more! VIRL is CISCO’S POWERFUL, EASY-TO-USE, AND EXTENSIBLE NETWORK MODELING AND SIMULATION ENVIRONMENT. – Build highly-accurate models of existing or planned networks. –… Continue reading Cisco VIRL download, installation & configuration (Part 4): VM Maestro and build networks

Cisco VIRL download, installation & configuration (Part 3): VIRL Licensing

In this series of videos I show you how to download, install and configure Cisco VIRL 1.5.X. Download Cisco VIRL here: http://virl.cisco.com/ Learn about the VIRL Virtual machine, VM Maestro, Licensing and more! VIRL is CISCO’S POWERFUL, EASY-TO-USE, AND EXTENSIBLE NETWORK MODELING AND SIMULATION ENVIRONMENT. – Build highly-accurate models of existing or planned networks. –… Continue reading Cisco VIRL download, installation & configuration (Part 3): VIRL Licensing

Cisco VIRL download, installation & configuration (Part 2): Download OVA & initial boot of VIRL VM

In this series of videos I show you how to download, install and configure Cisco VIRL 1.5.X. Download Cisco VIRL here: http://virl.cisco.com/ Learn about the VIRL Virtual machine, VM Maestro, Licensing and more! VIRL is CISCO’S POWERFUL, EASY-TO-USE, AND EXTENSIBLE NETWORK MODELING AND SIMULATION ENVIRONMENT. – Build highly-accurate models of existing or planned networks. –… Continue reading Cisco VIRL download, installation & configuration (Part 2): Download OVA & initial boot of VIRL VM


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