Install GNS3 VM 1.5.2 and IOU Images- Cisco Certification

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In this video we are going to learn that How to Install and Configure GNS VM 1.5.2 on Vmware. And this GNS3 is Definitely Required for those who are Preparing for CCNA CCNP and CCIE – Cisco Certification. We can Add any Networking Images in this GNS3 VM 1.5.2.

 

Windows Installation

SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEMS

GNS3 supports the following Windows operating systems:

  • Windows 7 SP1 (64 bit)
  • Windows 8 (64 bit)
  • Windows 10 (64 bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 (64 bit)
  • Windows Server 2016 (64 bit)

Note: The 32 bit version is not discussed in this guide.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

The following are the minimum requirements for a Windows GNS3 environment:

ITEM REQUIREMENT
Operating System Windows 7 (64 bit) or later
Processor 2 or more Logical cores
Virtualization Virtualization extensions required. You may need to enable this via your computer’s BIOS.
Memory 4 GB RAM
Storage 1GB available space (Windows Installation is < 200MB).
Additional Notes You may need additional storage for your operating system and device images.

         

IMPORTANTThe hardware requirements listed here are minimum requirements for a small GNS3 environment. If you want to create complex environments with many devices, your hardware requirements will increase.

RECOMMENDED REQUIREMENTS

The following are the recommended requirements for a Windows GNS3 environment:

               

ITEM REQUIREMENT
Operating System Windows 7 (64 bit) or later
Processor 4 or more Logical cores – AMD-V / RVI Series or Intel VT-X / EPT
Virtualization Virtualization extensions required. You may need to enable this via your computer’s BIOS.
Memory 8 GB RAM
Storage Solid-state Drive (SDD)

35 GB available space

Additional Notes Virtualizing devices is processor and memory intensive. More is better but properly configured device trumps RAM and Processing power.

IMPORTANTThe hardware requirements listed here are recommended requirements for a small GNS3 environment. If you want to create complex environments with many devices, your hardware requirements will increase.

OPTIMAL REQUIREMENTS

The following are the optimal requirements for a Windows GNS3 environment:

               

ITEM REQUIREMENT
Operating System Windows 7 (64 bit) or later
Processor i7 CPU

4 or more Logical cores – AMD-V / RVI Series or Intel VT-X / EPT

Virtualization Virtualization extensions required. You may need to enable this via your computer’s BIOS.
Memory 16 GB RAM
Storage Solid-state Drive (SDD)

35 GB available space

Additional Notes Virtualizing devices is processor and memory intensive. More is better but properly configured device trumps RAM and Processing power.

IMPORTANT: If you want to create complex environments with many devices, your hardware requirements will increase.

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  • Hi Sagar,

    first of all compliment for your good work!

    I have a question. I am studying for the CCNA and I used your IOU images,
    I found that it’s not present the ip arp inspection comand… why? How I can fix it.

    Thanks for your help,

    Salvatore