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NetSim Alternatives

NetSim is described as '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' and is an app. There are five alternatives to NetSim for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is GNS3, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like NetSim are Cisco Packet Tracer, Dynamips, Eve-NG and Cable Project CAD.

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  • Windows

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    GNS3

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    GNS3 is a graphical network simulator that allows simulation of complex networks.

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    Cisco Packet Tracer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    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.

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  3. Dynamips

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Dynamips is an emulator computer program that was written to emulate Cisco routers. It has been created by Christophe Fillot who started his work in August 2005.

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    Eve-NG

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Linux

    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.

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  5. Cable Project CAD

    • Windows

    Network Design Tool auto-generates the Rack Diagram, Wiring Log Book, 3D view, Bill of Materials and Specification with project costs. You don't have to manually do cost estimations any longer.

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