GNS3 Fundamentals (Official Course) Part 1 [Video]

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  • Run Cisco IOS images on your laptop!
  • Prepare for CCNA lab simulations
  • Download, install, and configure GNS3 on a Windows PC
  • Use Cumulus VX with GNS3
  • Use GNS3 virtual machines for VirtualBox, VMware workstations, and ESXi

This course is perfect for you if you have not used GNS3 before. Learn how to download, install, and configure GNS3 on a Windows PC. Learn the basics (and some advanced topics) of GNS3 including:

Understand why you would use GNS3 and the differences between emulating and simulating network devices

Getting started with the software from novice to advanced-level, including: IOS selection, hardware requirements, switching support, installing the new GNS3 VM with VMware & ESXi, getting familiar with the GUI and icons, and more!

Get access to some amazing FREE tools that complement and work well with GNS3, including Solarwinds Response Time Viewer, which helps to quickly analyze Wireshark packet capture files to troubleshoot performance issues.

Style and Approach

This course will show you how to download, install, and configure GNS3 and covers the basics of GNS3. You need your own Cisco IOS for this course.

  • Learn how to install, configure, and use GNS3
  • A practical course designed for those preparing for the CCNA exam
Course Length 22 hours 41 minutes
ISBN 9781838550820
Date Of Publication 29 Mar 2019


David Bombal

David Bombal (CCIE #11023 Emeritus) passed his Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert Routing and Switching exam in January 2003 and is one of a small percentage of Cisco Engineers that pass their CCIE labs on their first attempt. David was qualified as a Cisco Certified Systems Instructor (CCSI #22787) many years ago! He has been training Cisco courses for over 15 years and has delivered instructor-led courses in various countries around the world covering a wide range of Cisco topics from CCNA to CCIE. He has also personally developed Cisco engineer utilities such as the VPN Config Generator, software, training materials, EBooks, videos and other products which are used throughout the world. David has designed, implemented and managed networks ranging from single sites to those that span 50 countries. David's Experts include developer evangelists, authors and a renowned team of professional network engineers.