Monthly Archives: January 2012

How to build a CCIE rack with GNS3 / dynamips — Part 4, connect the switches to the GNS3 server

So now its time to connect our server to the 4 switches in order to make the lab setup complete! We here need now our straight through patch cables. I ordered them in red to get a little color in … Continue reading

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How to build a CCIE rack with GNS3 / dynamips — Part 3, build up the 4 switches

So now as the Server is built, it is time to install our four switches. All switches in my lab are 3550s with EMI image. I did not spend the money for Cisco 3560s as they cost about 5 times … Continue reading

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COMING SOON: interface and routing-process configuration checklists

This shall help not to forget some really important thnings in configuring interfaces and devices in daily life.

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COMING SOON: msdp peering over a NAT connection

Ran into an issue with MSDP over NAT. Looks interesting. Will share it soon if a have the solution of it. Some guys in the IEOC forum are working on that too. Regards!

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How to build a CCIE rack with GNS3 / dynamips — Part 2a, build up the hardware UPDATED

Hey guys n gals! Updated part2a of the howto. New pictures and new case. Have fun with it! Regards!

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COMING SOON: backup the gns server with “clonezilla”

This topic is coming soon! Regards!

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About the author

Short review about my story in cisco networking and myself: My name is Markus Wirth, I am 27 years old and currently working in Germany as a network engineer and consultant. In 2008 I made the first step in Cisco … Continue reading

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