Category Archive: Education

Python + XLRD SecureCRT Import

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First of all a disclaimer. I am NOT a programer. I promise this could probably be cleaned up considerably by someone that actually does programming. Also, It may require some tweaking to work on your system. This is tested on Mac 10.12.3 and SecureCRT 8.1* I’ve always loved using SecureCRT. I often find myself needing …

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Cisco Champions 2017 – A reason to reflect

tl;dr – THANK YOU ALL! Yesterday morning I opened up my Spark app and was surprised to see I was added to the Cisco Champions room. I checked my e-mail and saw nothing. I knew it was being announced soon do to some twitter chatter. After validating with members it was true. I was selected …

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CCNA – HSRP Config – Prempt- Priority – Version

CCNAHSRP

This lab will cover the topics 5.5.a, 5.5.b, and 5.5.c HSRP Priority, Preemption, and Version from the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) blueprint. It will test your understanding and knowledge of configure DHCP Servers on Cisco IOS devices. Please use the initial configurations as a template for your lab utilizing whatever console means you have …

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CCNA – DHCP Client And Relay

CCNADHCPClientAndRelay

This lab will cover the topics 5.3.b DHCP Relay and 5.3.c Client from the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) blueprint. It will test your understanding and knowledge of configure DHCP Servers on Cisco IOS devices. Please use the initial configurations as a template for your lab utilizing whatever console means you have (GNS, Physical Gear, …

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CCNA – DHCP Server and Options

CCNADHCPServer

This lab will cover the topics 5.3.a DHCP Server and 5.3.d TFTP, DNS, and gateway options from the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) blueprint. It will test your understanding and knowledge of configure DHCP Servers on Cisco IOS devices. Please use the initial configurations as a template for your lab utilizing whatever console means you …

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CCNA – Floating Static Route

FloatingStaticRoute

This lab will cover the topic 3.8.d Host Route from the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) blueprint. It will test your understanding and knowledge of configure floating static routes on Cisco IOS devices. Please use the initial configurations as a template for your lab utilizing whatever console means you have (GNS, Physical Gear, VIRL, etc). …

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CCNA – Static Host Route

CCNAHostRoute

This lab will cover the topic 3.8.c Host Route from the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) blueprint. It will test your understanding and knowledge of configure static host routes on Cisco IOS devices. Please use the initial configurations as a template for your lab utilizing whatever console means you have (GNS, Physical Gear, VIRL, etc). …

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CCNA – Static Network Route

CCNANetworkRoute

This lab will cover the topic 3.8.b Network Route from the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) blueprint. It will test your understanding and knowledge of configure static network routes on Cisco IOS devices. Please use the initial configurations as a template for your lab utilizing whatever console means you have (GNS, Physical Gear, VIRL, etc). …

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Config-ease with Sublime Text Snippets

I love when tools make my life easier. A conversation came up online the other night and I had shown someone a quick summary of the awesome power of Sublime Text. They wanted to know how I made the magic happen in that video. I felt I should and share it with everyone via a …

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Back To Basics – Patching A Switch

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The other day someone joked that I should write a post about plugging in a cable, or at least something to that extent. Then I started thinking about it. It’s actually a good idea. Everyone has their own way of cabling up a rack of patch panels and switches. Most of us would love to …

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