Cisco Packet Tracer is described as 'Packet Tracer is an essential learning tool used in these Cisco Networking Academy courses: IT Essentials, CCNA Routing and Switching, CCNA Security, Intro to Internet of Things (IoT), and Mobility Fundamentals' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are six alternatives to Cisco Packet Tracer for Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is GNS3, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Cisco Packet Tracer are NetSim (Paid), Dynamips (Free, Open Source), Free SNMP Agent Simulator (Freemium) and Eve-NG (Freemium, Open Source).
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 machine emulator and virtualizer.
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GNS3 vs Cisco Packet Tracer opinions
Almost everyone thinks GNS3 is a great alternative to Cisco Packet Tracer.
quite similiar to the features of cisco packet tracer
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 than ever before. NetSim for CCNP 8.
NetSim vs Cisco Packet Tracer opinions
Most users think NetSim is a great alternative to Cisco Packet Tracer.
Netsim simulates the exact environment of a Router
The new EVE-NG platform is ready for todays requirements. It allows enterprises, e-learning providers/centres, individuals and group collaborators to create virtual proof of concepts, solutions and training environments.