CCNA Practice Exam

CCNA EXAM 640-802 (part 1) » Quiz software [themify_hr color=”blue” width=”500″ ] Link to 50 question CCNA First part

Enable L2TP on Windows Machines

I came across this scenario when I had first set up my VPN server to which handles PPTP – L2TP over IPsec as well as OpenVPN. Please no the below article is from Microsoft themselves and I do not attempt to take ownership of such article. Important This section, method, or task contains steps that… read more »

SoftEther VPN server solution

Your own Softether solution. In only a few minutes, you can have a very powerful VPN server installed and configured to connect from virtually any machine. PPTP, L2TP, and OpenVPN are all supported and the server it’s very flexible for any configuration you may need. This is an excellent VPN solution however you may come… read more »

Windows 8 Network Monitoring Tools

I have been searching online for numerous monitoring tools to watch over my network but no luck, plus i have limitations as to what i can do if my goal is to see my entire network, right 🙂 ! . I am currently getting my Cisco lab to accomplish this, but while i have it… read more »

ZOC Emulator

ZOC Terminal • Terminal Emulator and Telnet/SSH Client for Windows and Mac OS X 

Bridging Two NIC Cards

Bridging is usually used when you wish to combine two network connections, but not necessarily have them doing the same task. Bridged mode is a simplified version of teaming. In a nutshell all bridging does is allow the computer to see both network connections as 1, and use the bandwidth of both at the same… read more »


Get your own DNS queries out of your Windows machine!! Commands: dig (domainname) Do a series of commands depending on what you are trying query NS-A, CNAME, MX or ANY Dig ANY (domainname) To change the color to your CMD background type color 02 Mine is color 82 [button link=”” target=”_blank” ]large blue rounded[/button] Instructions… read more »

Secured Connections

Secured Connections GRE ( Generic Routing Encapsulation):  A tunneling protocol developed by Cisco Systems as an encapsulation protocol that can transport a variety of other protocols inside IP tunnels IPsec: A prtocol suite designed to secure IP traffic using authentication and encryption for each packet Layer 2 Forwarding ( L2F) A tunneling protocol developed by Cisco Systems to establish… read more »

Network Devices Definitions -Wireless definitions

Network Devices Once you decide on the types of connections you will use for your network you have to decide how your components connect to one another. Only the simplest networks with very few devices have every component connected. Hub The simplest network devices ia hub. A hub is simply a box with several connectors,… read more »