Alternatives to Cisco Packet Tracer for all platforms with any license

  • GNS3 icon


    GNS3 is a graphical network simulator that allows simulation of complex networks. To provide complete and accurate simulations, GNS3 is strongly linked with: Dynamips, a Cisco IOS emulator. Qemu, a generic and open source...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • NetSim icon


    NetSim for CCNP Network Simulator is now updated to support the new ROUTE, SWITCH and TSHOOT technologies. The improved interface of NetSim for CCNP makes completing labs, compiling new labs and designing network topologies easier...

    Commercial Windows

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  • Dynamips

    Dynamips is an emulator computer program that was written to emulate Cisco routers.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Free SNMP Agent Simulator icon

    Free SNMP Agent Simulator

    Verax SNMP agent simulator allows IT personnel to build virtual, simulated networks of devices without purchasing any additional hardware, for instance for testing purposes. The Verax SNMP Simulator is a tool that can simulate...

    Freemium Windows Linux

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Cisco Packet Tracer Comments

Definitely a useful tool

Positive Comment by harveyV
about Cisco Packet Tracer May 2013

Cisco Packet Tracer helped me alot during my cisco CCNA other certification courses. Helped me understand the protocols and concepts of networking. Loved how you are able to apply networking protocols and setup and simulate networks.