Cisco Certified Networking Professional - Route


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The Route (300-101) exam test and certifies the knowledge of candidates routing skills with cisco devices. They will be tested in routing protocols, ip addressing in cisco devices that are connected with Wan and Lan. Also this exam tests the skills in configuration of highyly secure routing solutions to the remote branches and mobile workers.

Exam Details

Required Exam(s) : 300-101 ROUTE
Associated Exams : CCNP Routing and Switching and CCDP
Durations : 90 mins ( 65 questions)
Question Types : Multiple choice, drag and drop and simulation types.
Exam Fees :
Prerequired Exams :Candidates must pass Valid CCNA Routing and Switching or CCIE Exams to appear in CCNP Route Exams.
Exam Policy : Click here to read the Exam policies.
Recommended Training : Implementing Cisco IP Routing v2.0 (ROUTE)

Exam Pattern

Below are the exam pattern of CCNP Route 300-101 exam.

1.0 Network Principles 10%

  • 1.1 Identify Cisco Express Forwarding concepts
    • 1.1.a FIB
    • 1.1.b Adjacency table
  • 1.2 Explain general network challenges
    • 1.2.a Unicast
    • 1.2.b Out-of-order packets
    • 1.2.c Asymmetric routing
  • 1.3 Describe IP operations
    • 1.3.a ICMP Unreachable and Redirects
    • 1.3.b IPv4 and IPv6 fragmentation
    • 1.3.c TTL
  • 1.4 Explain TCP operations
    • 1.4.a IPv4 and IPv6 (P)MTU
    • 1.4.b MSS
    • 1.4.c Latency
    • 1.4.d Windowing
    • 1.4.e Bandwidth-delay product
    • 1.4.f Global synchronization
  • 1.5 Describe UDP operations
    • 1.5.a Starvation
    • 1.5.b Latency
  • 1.6 Recognize proposed changes to the network
    • 1.6.a Changes to routing protocol parameters
    • 1.6.b Migrate parts of the network to IPv6
    • 1.6.c Routing protocol migration

2.0 Layer 2 Technologies 10%

  • 2.1 Configure and verify PPP
    • 2.1.a Authentication (PAP, CHAP)
    • 2.1.b PPPoE (client side only)
  • 2.2 Explain Frame Relay
    • 2.2.a Operations
    • 2.2.b Point-to-point
    • 2.2.c Multipoint

3.0 Layer 3 Technologies 40%

  • 3.1 Identify, configure, and verify IPv4 addressing and subnetting
    • 3.1.a Address types (Unicast, broadcast, multicast, and VLSM)
    • 3.1.b ARP
    • 3.1.c DHCP relay and server
    • 3.1.d DHCP protocol operations
  • 3.2 Identify IPv6 addressing and subnetting
    • 3.2.a Unicast
    • 3.2.b EUI-64
    • 3.2.c ND, RS/RA
    • 3.2.e DHCP relay and server
    • 3.2.f DHCP protocol operations
  • 3.3 Configure and verify static routing
  • 3.4 Configure and verify default routing
  • 3.5 Evaluate routing protocol types
    • 3.5.a Distance vector
    • 3.5.b Link state
    • 3.5.c Path vector
  • 3.6 Describe administrative distance
  • 3.7 Troubleshoot passive interfaces
  • 3.8 Configure and verify VRF lite
  • 3.9 Configure and verify filtering with any protocol
  • 3.10 Configure and verify redistribution between any routing protocols or routing sources
  • 3.11 Configure and verify manual and autosummarization with any routing protocol
  • 3.12 Configure and verify policy-based routing
  • 3.13 Identify suboptimal routing
  • 3.14 Explain ROUTE maps
  • 3.15 Configure and verify loop prevention mechanisms
    • 3.15.a Route tagging and filtering
    • 3.15.b Split-horizon
    • 3.15.c Route poisoning
  • 3.16 Configure and verify RIPv2
  • 3.17 Describe RIPng
  • 3.18 Describe EIGRP packet types
  • 3.19 Configure and verify EIGRP neighbor relationship and authentication
  • 3.20 Configure and verify EIGRP stubs
  • 3.21 Configure and verify EIGRP load balancing
    • 3.21.a Equal cost
    • 3.21.b Unequal cost
  • 3.22 Describe and optimize EIGRP metrics
  • 3.23 Configure and verify EIGRP for IPv6
  • 3.24 Describe OSPF packet types
  • 3.25 Configure and verify OSPF neighbor relationship and authentication
  • 3.26 Configure and verify network types, area types, and router types
    • 3.26.a Point-to-point, multipoint, broadcast, nonbroadcast
    • 3.26.b LSA types, area type: backbone, normal, transit, stub, NSSA, totally stub
    • 3.26.c Internal router, backbone router, ABR, ASBR
    • 3.26.d Virtual link
  • 3.27 Configure and verify OSPF path preference
  • 3.28 Configure and verify OSPF operations
  • 3.29 Configure and verify OSPF for IPv6
  • 3.30 Describe, configure, and verify BGP peer relationships and authentication
    • 3.30.a Peer group
    • 3.30.b Active, passive
    • 3.30.c States and timers
  • 3.31 Configure and verify eBGP (IPv4 and IPv6 address families)
    • 3.31.a eBGP
    • 3.31.b 4-byte AS number
    • 3.31.c Private AS
  • 3.32 Explain BGP attributes and best-path selection

4.0 VPN Technologies 10%

  • 4.1 Configure and verify GRE
  • 4.2 Describe DMVPN (single hub)
  • 4.3 Describe Easy Virtual Networking (EVN)

5.0 Infrastructure Security 10%

  • 5.1 Describe IOS AAA using local database
  • 5.2 Describe device security using IOS AAA with TACACS+ and RADIUS
    • 5.2.a AAA with TACACS+ and RADIUS
    • 5.2.b Local privilege authorization fallback
  • 5.3 Configure and verify device access control
    • 5.3.a Lines (VTY, AUX, console)
    • 5.3.b Management plane protection
    • 5.3.c Password encryption
  • 5.4 Configure and verify router security features
    • 5.4.a IPv4 access control lists (standard, extended, time-based)
    • 5.4.b IPv6 traffic filter
    • 5.4.c Unicast reverse path forwarding

6.0 Infrastructure Services 20%

  • 6.1 Configure and verify device management
    • 6.1.a Console and VTY
    • 6.1.b Telnet, HTTP, HTTPS, SSH, SCP
    • 6.1.c (T)FTP
  • 6.2 Configure and verify SNMP
    • 6.2.a v2
    • 6.2.b v3
  • 6.3 Configure and verify logging
    • 6.3.a Local logging, syslog, debugs, conditional debugs
    • 6.3.b Timestamps
  • 6.4 Configure and verify Network Time Protocol (NTP)
    • 6.4.a NTP master, client, version 3, version 4
    • 6.4.b NTP authentication
  • 6.5 Configure and verify IPv4 and IPv6 DHCP
    • 6.5.a DHCP client, IOS DHCP server, DHCP relay
    • 6.5.b DHCP options (describe)
  • 6.6 Configure and verify IPv4 Network Address Translation (NAT)
    • 6.6.a Static NAT, dynamic NAT, PAT
  • 6.7 Describe IPv6 NAT
    • 6.7.a NAT64
    • 6.7.b NPTv6
  • 6.8 Describe SLA architecture
  • 6.9 Configure and verify IP SLA
    • 6.9.a ICMP
  • 6.10 Configure and verify tracking objects
    • 6.10.a Tracking objects
    • 6.10.b Tracking different entities (for example, interfaces, IPSLA results)
  • 6.11 Configure and verify Cisco NetFlow
    • 6.11.a NetFlow v5, v9
    • 6.11.b Local retrieval
    • 6.11.c Export (configuration only)

Books to Prepare

Below are the recommended books for preparing CCNP Route 300-101 Exam.

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Book Name : CCNP Routing and Switching ROUTE 300-101 Official Cert Guide

Author Name : Kevin Wallace

Publisher : Cisco Press

Topics Covered in this book:

  • Characteristics of Routing Protocols
  • Remote Site Connectivity
  • IPv6 Review and RIPng
  • Fundamental EIGRP Concepts
  • Advanced EIGRP Concepts
  • EIGRP for IPv6 and Named EIGRP
  • Fundamental OSPF Concepts
  • The OSPF Link-State Database
  • Advanced OSPF Concepts
  • Route Redistribution
  • Route Selection
  • Fundamentals of Internet Connectivity
  • Fundamental BGP Concepts
  • Advanced BGP Concepts
  • IPv6 Internet Connectivity
  • Fundamental Router Security Concepts
  • Routing Protocol Authentication
  • Final Preparation

Softwares for Practice

There somany free and paid Simulators are available for practice in home .

Software Name : Boson Netsim 11 for CCNP

License : Not free

Software Features :

  • Hands-on experience without the hardware
  • A Network Designer that supports 42 routers and 7 switches
  • Up to 200 devices per network
  • Virtual Packet Technology: software-created packets that are routed and switched through the simulated network
  • The ability to populate the WAN slots with a broad range of Network Modules
  • A Telnet mode that allows you to configure devices in the simulated topology using the Windows Telnet program
  • The functionality of a full rack of equipment on your laptop
  • Automatic lab-grading capability
  • The ability to load and save your network configurations
  • The ability to paste real router configurations into the devices
  • The ability to configure your own ISDN and Frame Relay switch mappings
  • The benefit of connecting your devices over simulated WANs without expensive ISP gear
  • Support for IPv6 addressing

Click here to download the trail Version

Software Name : Packet Tracer 7.0

License : Free

Software Features : Click Here to view the complete feature of this product

Click here for free download


Software Name : GNS3

License : Free

Software Features :

  • Emulation of many Cisco router platforms and PIX firewalls
  • Design of high quality and complex network topologies
  • Simulation of simple Ethernet, ATM and Frame Relay switches
  • Connection of the simulated network to the real world
  • Packet capture using Wireshark

Click here to download GNS3

Cisco Certified Networking Professional - Switch


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CCNP Switching certifies the switching knowledge and skills of successful candidates. They are certified in planning, configuring, and verifying the implementation of complex enterprise switching solutions that use the Cisco Enterprise Campus Architecture.

Exam Details

Exam Number : 300-115 Switch
Associated Exams : CCNP Routing and Switching and CCDP
Durations : 120 mins (30-40 questions)
Question Types : Multiple choice, drag and drop and simulation types.
Exam Fees :
Prerequired Exams : Candidates must pass Valid CCNP Routing exam or CCIE Exams to appear in CCNP Switch Exams.
Exam Policy : Click here to read the Exam policies.
Recommended Training : Implementing Cisco IP Switched Networks (SWITCH)

Exam Pattern

Below are the exam pattern of CCNP Switch 300-115 exam.

1.0 Layer2 Technologies 65%

  • 1.1 Configure and verify switch administration
    • 1.1.a SDM templates
    • 1.1.b Managing MAC address table
    • 1.1.c Troubleshoot Err-disable recovery
  • 1.2 Configure and verify Layer 2 protocols
    • 1.2.a CDP, LLDP
    • 1.2.b UDLD
  • 1.3 Configure and verify VLANs
    • 1.3.a Access ports
    • 1.3.b VLAN database
    • 1.3.c Normal, extended VLAN, voice VLAN
  • 1.4 Configure and verify trunking
    • 1.4.a VTPv1, VTPv2, VTPv3, VTP pruning
    • 1.4.b dot1Q
    • 1.4.c Native VLAN
    • 1.4.d Manual pruning
  • 1.5 Configure and verify EtherChannels
    • 1.5.a LACP, PAgP, manual
    • 1.5.b Layer 2, Layer 3
    • 1.5.c Load balancing
    • 1.5.d EtherChannel misconfiguration guard
  • 1.6 Configure and verify spanning tree
    • 1.6.a PVST+, RPVST+, MST
    • 1.6.b Switch priority, port priority, path cost, STP timers
    • 1.6.c PortFast, BPDUguard, BPDUfilter
    • 1.6.d Loopguard and Rootguard
  • 1.6 Configure and verify spanning tree
    • 1.6.a PVST+, RPVST+, MST
    • 1.6.b Switch priority, port priority, path cost, STP timers
    • 1.6.c PortFast, BPDUguard, BPDUfilter
    • 1.6.d Loopguard and Rootguard
  • 1.7 Configure and verify other LAN switching technologies
    • 1.7.a SPAN, RSPAN
  • 1.8 Describe chassis virtualization and aggregation technologies
    • 1.8.a Stackwise

2.0 Infrastructure Security 20%

  • 2.1 Configure and verify switch security features
    • 2.1.a DHCP snooping
    • 2.1.b IP Source Guard
    • 2.1.c Dynamic ARP inspection
    • 2.1.d Port security
    • 2.1.e Private VLAN
    • 2.1.f Storm control
  • 2.2 Describe device security using Cisco IOS AAA with TACACS+ and RADIUS
    • 2.2.a AAA with TACACS+ and RADIUS
    • 2.2.b Local privilege authorization fallback

3.0 Infrastructure Services 15%

  • 3.1 Configure and verify first-hop redundancy protocols
    • 3.1.a HSRP
    • 3.1.b VRRP
    • 3.1.c GLBP

Books to Prepare

Below are the recommended books for preparing CCNP Switch 300-115 Exam.

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Book Name : CCNP Routing and Switching SWITCH 300-115 Official Cert Guide

Author Name : David Hucaby

Publisher : Cisco Press

Topics Covered in this book:


  • Enterprise campus design
  • Switch operation
  • Switch port configuration
  • VLANs, trunks, and VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP)
  • Spanning Tree Protocol (STP), RSTP, and MSTP
  • Protecting the STP topology
  • Aggregating switch links
  • Multilayer switching
  • Configuring DHCP
  • Logging switch activity and managing switches with SNMP
  • Monitoring performance and traffic
  • High availability
  • Securing switched networks

Softwares for Practice

There somany free and paid Simulators are available for practice in home .

Software Name : Boson Netsim 11 for CCNP

License : Not free

Software Features :

  • Hands-on experience without the hardware
  • A Network Designer that supports 42 routers and 7 switches
  • Up to 200 devices per network
  • Virtual Packet Technology: software-created packets that are routed and switched through the simulated network
  • The ability to populate the WAN slots with a broad range of Network Modules
  • A Telnet mode that allows you to configure devices in the simulated topology using the Windows Telnet program
  • The functionality of a full rack of equipment on your laptop
  • Automatic lab-grading capability
  • The ability to load and save your network configurations
  • The ability to paste real router configurations into the devices
  • The ability to configure your own ISDN and Frame Relay switch mappings
  • The benefit of connecting your devices over simulated WANs without expensive ISP gear
  • Support for IPv6 addressing

Click here to download the trail Version

Software Name : Packet Tracer 7.0

License : Free

Software Features : Click Here to view the complete feature of this product

Click here for free download


Software Name : GNS3

License : Free

Software Features :

  • Emulation of many Cisco router platforms and PIX firewalls
  • Design of high quality and complex network topologies
  • Simulation of simple Ethernet, ATM and Frame Relay switches
  • Connection of the simulated network to the real world
  • Packet capture using Wireshark

Click here to download GNS3

Cisco Certified Networking Professional - Tshoot


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CCNP Routing and Switching - Tshoot exam tests your troubleshooting skills in complex routed and switched networks. For the candidates its necessary to have a skills in planning and troubleshooting in complex routed and switched networks with ITIL based approach.

Exam Details

Exam Number : 300-135 Tshoot
Associated Exams : CCNP Routing and Switching
Durations : 120 mins (15 - 25 questions)
Question Types : Multichoice and Simulation types.
Exam Fees :
Prerequired Exams : Candidates must pass Valid CCNA Routing and switching exam or CCIE Exams to appear in CCNP Tshoot Exams. And its not recommended to take Tshoot before Route and switch exams.
Exam Policy : Click here to read the Exam policies.
Recommended Training : Troubleshooting and Maintaining Cisco IP Switched Networks v2.0 (TSHOOT)

Exam Pattern

Below are the exam pattern of CCNP Switch 300-115 exam.

1.0 Network Principles 5%

  • 1.1 Use Cisco IOS troubleshooting tools
    • 1.1.a Debug, conditional debug
    • 1.1.b Ping and trace route with extended options
  • 1.2 Apply troubleshooting methodologies
    • 1.2.a Diagnose the root cause of networking issues (analyze symptoms, identify and describe root cause)
    • 1.2.b Design and implement valid solutions
    • 1.3.c 1.2.c Verify and monitor resolution

2.0 Layer 2 Technologies 40%

  • 2.1 Troubleshoot switch administration
    • 2.1.a SDM templates
    • 2.1.b Managing MAC address table
    • 2.1.c Troubleshoot Err-disable recovery
  • 2.2 Troubleshoot Layer 2 protocols
    • 2.2.a CDP, LLDP
    • 2.2.b UDLD
  • 2.3 Troubleshoot VLANs
    • 2.3.a Access ports
    • 2.3.b VLAN database
    • 2.3.c Normal, extended VLAN, voice VLAN
  • 2.4 Troubleshoot trunking
    • 2.4.a VTPv1, VTPv2, VTPv3, VTP pruning
    • 2.4.b dot1Q
    • 2.4.c Native VLAN
    • 2.4.d Manual pruning
  • 2.5 Troubleshoot EtherChannels
    • 2.5.a LACP, PAgP, manual
    • 2.5.b Layer 2, Layer 3
    • 2.5.c Load balancing
    • 2.5.d EtherChannel misconfiguration guard
  • 2.6 Troubleshoot spanning tree
    • 2.6.a PVST+, RPVST +, MST
    • 2.6.b Switch priority, port priority, path cost, STP timers
    • 2.6.c PortFast, BPDUguard, BPDUfilter
    • 2.6.d Loopguard, Rootguard
  • 2.7 Troubleshoot other LAN switching technologies
    • 2.7.a SPAN, RSPAN
  • 2.8 Troubleshoot chassis virtualization and aggregation technologies
    • 2.8.a Stackwise

3.0 Layer 3 Technologies 40%

  • 3.1 Troubleshoot IPv4 addressing and subnetting
    • 3.1.a Address types (Unicast, broadcast, multicast, and VLSM)
    • 3.1.b ARP
    • 3.1.c DHCP relay and server
    • 3.1.d DHCP protocol operations
  • 3.2 Troubleshoot IPv6 addressing and subnetting
    • 3.2.a Unicast
    • 3.2.b EUI-64
    • 3.2.c ND, RS/RA
    • 3.2.d Autoconfig (SLAAC)
    • 3.2.e DHCP relay and server
    • 3.2.f DHCP protocol operations
  • 3.3 Troubleshoot static routing
  • 3.4 Troubleshoot default routing
  • 3.5 Troubleshoot administrative distance
  • 3.6 Troubleshoot passive interfaces
  • 3.7 Troubleshoot VRF lite
  • 3.8 Troubleshoot filtering with any protocol
  • 3.9 Troubleshoot between any routing protocols or routing sources
  • 3.10 Troubleshoot manual and autosummarization with any routing protocol
  • 3.11 Troubleshoot policy-based routing
  • 3.12 Troubleshoot suboptimal routing
  • 3.13 Troubleshoot loop prevention mechanisms
    • 3.13.a Route tagging, filtering
    • 3.13.b Split-horizon
    • 3.13.c Route poisoning
  • 3.14 Troubleshoot RIPv2
  • 3.15 Troubleshoot EIGRP neighbor relationship and authentication
  • 3.16 Troubleshoot loop free path selection
    • 3.16.a RD, FD, FC, successor, feasible successor
  • 3.17 Troubleshoot EIGPR operations
    • 3.17.a Stuck in active
  • 3.18 Troubleshoot EIGRP stubs
  • 3.19 Troubleshoot EIGRP load balancing
    • 3.19.a Equal cost
    • 3.19.b Unequal cost
  • 3.20 Troubleshoot EIGRP metrics
  • 3.21 Troubleshoot EIGRP for IPv6
  • 3.22 Troubleshoot OSPF neighbor relationship and authentication
  • 3.23 Troubleshoot network types, area types, and router types
    • 3.23.a Point-to-point, multipoint, broadcast, nonbroadcast
    • 3.23.b LSA types, area type: backbone, normal, transit, stub, NSSA, totally stub
    • 3.23.c Internal router, backbone router, ABR, ASBR
    • 3.23.d Virtual link
  • 3.24 Troubleshoot OSPF path preference
  • 3.25 Troubleshoot OSPF operations
  • 3.26 Troubleshoot OSPF for IPv6
  • 3.27 Troubleshoot BGP peer relationships and authentication
    • 3.27.a Peer group
    • 3.27.b Active, passive
    • 3.27.c States and timers
  • 3.28 Troubleshoot eBGP
    • 3.28.a eBGP
    • 3.28.b 4-byte AS number
    • 3.28.c Private AS

4.0 VPN Technologies 5%

  • 4.1 Troubleshoot GRE

5.0 Infrastructure Security 5%

  • 5.1 Troubleshoot IOS AAA using local database
  • 5.2 Troubleshoot device access control
    • 5.2.a Lines (VTY, AUX, console)
    • 5.2.b Management plane protection
    • 5.2.c Password encryption
  • 5.3 Troubleshoot router security features
    • 5.3.a IPv4 access control lists (standard, extended, time-based)
    • 5.3.b IPv6 traffic filter
    • 5.3.c Unicast reverse path forwarding
  • 5.0 Infrastructure Security 5%

    • 6.1 Troubleshoot device management
      • 6.1.a Console and VTY
      • 6.1.b Telnet, HTTP, HTTPS, SSH, SCP
      • 6.1.c (T) FTP
    • 6.2 Troubleshoot SNMP
      • 6.2.a v2
      • 6.2.b v3
    • 6.3 Troubleshoot logging
      • 6.3.a Local logging, syslog, debugs, conditional debugs
      • 6.3.b Timestamps
    • 6.4 Troubleshoot Network Time Protocol(NTP)
      • 6.4.a NTP master, client, version 3, version 4
      • 6.4.b NTP authentication
    • 6.5 Troubleshoot IPv4 and IPv6 DHCP
      • 6.5.a DHCP client, IOS DHCP server, DHCP relay
      • 6.5.b DHCP options (describe)
    • 6.6 Troubleshoot IPv4 Network Address Translation (NAT)
      • 6.6.a Static NAT, Dynamic NAT, PAT
    • 6.7 Troubleshoot SLA architecture
    • 6.8 Troubleshoot tracking objects
      • 6.8.a Tracking objects
      • 6.8.b Tracking different entities (for example, interfaces, IPSLA results)

Books to Prepare

Below are the recommended books for preparing CCNP Tshoot 300-135 Exam.

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Book Name : CCNP Routing and Switching TSHOOT 300-135 Official Cert Guide

Author Name : Raymond Lacoste, Kevin Wallace

Publisher : Cisco Press

Topics Covered in this book:


  • Chapter 1 Introduction to Troubleshooting and Network Maintenance
  • Chapter 2 Troubleshooting and Maintenance Tools
  • Chapter 3 Troubleshooting Device Performance
  • Chapter 4 Troubleshooting Layer 2 Trunks, VTP, and VLANs
  • Chapter 5 Troubleshooting STP and Layer 2 EtherChannel
  • Chapter 6 Troubleshooting Inter-VLAN Routing and Layer 3 EtherChannels
  • Chapter 7 Troubleshooting Switch Security Features
  • Chapter 8 Troubleshooting First-Hop Redundancy Protocols
  • Chapter 9 Troubleshooting IPv4 Addressing and Addressing Technologies
  • Chapter 10 Troubleshooting IPv6 Addressing and Addressing Technologies
  • Chapter 11 Troubleshooting IPv4 and IPv6 ACLs and Prefix Lists
  • Chapter 12 Troubleshooting Basic IPv4/IPv6 Routing and GRE Tunnels
  • Chapter 13 Troubleshooting RIPv2 and RIPng
  • Chapter 14 Troubleshooting EIGRP
  • Chapter 15 Troubleshooting OSPF
  • Chapter 16 Troubleshooting Route Maps and Policy-Based Routing
  • Chapter 17 Troubleshooting Redistribution
  • Chapter 18 Troubleshooting BGP
  • Chapter 19 Troubleshooting Management Protocols and Tools
  • Chapter 20 Troubleshooting Management Access
  • Chapter 21 Additional Trouble Tickets
  • Chapter 22 Final Preparation

Softwares for Practice

There somany free and paid Simulators are available for practice in home .

Software Name : Boson Netsim 11 for CCNP

License : Not free

Software Features :

  • Hands-on experience without the hardware
  • A Network Designer that supports 42 routers and 7 switches
  • Up to 200 devices per network
  • Virtual Packet Technology: software-created packets that are routed and switched through the simulated network
  • The ability to populate the WAN slots with a broad range of Network Modules
  • A Telnet mode that allows you to configure devices in the simulated topology using the Windows Telnet program
  • The functionality of a full rack of equipment on your laptop
  • Automatic lab-grading capability
  • The ability to load and save your network configurations
  • The ability to paste real router configurations into the devices
  • The ability to configure your own ISDN and Frame Relay switch mappings
  • The benefit of connecting your devices over simulated WANs without expensive ISP gear
  • Support for IPv6 addressing

Click here to download the trail Version

Software Name : Packet Tracer 7.0

License : Free

Software Features : Click Here to view the complete feature of this product

Click here for free download


Software Name : GNS3

License : Free

Software Features :

  • Emulation of many Cisco router platforms and PIX firewalls
  • Design of high quality and complex network topologies
  • Simulation of simple Ethernet, ATM and Frame Relay switches
  • Connection of the simulated network to the real world
  • Packet capture using Wireshark

Click here to download GNS3