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Labs :: ASAv with VMware Workstation

In this article, I would like to demonstrate by video how we can lab with the virtual Adaptive Security Appliance (ASAv) by just the use of VMware Workstation. We will achieve this by creating virtual networks in VMware Workstation and…

CCIE Security v5 :: Adding Remote FTD Device To The FMC

In this article, I wanted to demonstrate how we can add a Firepower Threat Defence appliance to an FMC located at another site. Let's take a fictitious scenario to provide some context to why and how we configure the FTD…

CCIE Security v5 :: Adding Devices to FirePOWER Management Center (FMC)

This article is intended to cover some of the topics listed within the 'Perimeter Security and Intrusion Prevention' section of the CCIE Security v5 blueprint. This article focuses on configuring compatible devices to be managed by the FirePower Management Center (FMC).…

Cisco DevNet :: Learn Rest API’s, Coding, Programmability & More

Technology is dominating the market more than ever and there's no sign of it slowing down anytime soon. Coupled with this comes the need for specific skills in many different areas ranging from Networking, Programming and more. One of the…

Cisco Umbrella :: Secure Your Home Network For Free

Every time you visit a website, in the background your device/s will request something called an IP address for the website that you have just entered, this is called Domain Name System (DNS) resolution. Keeping our focus on home networks,…

Certification :: How I Prepare for Cisco Certifications

Over the last few months I’ve received many question about certifications, two of which were; How do I prepare for certification exams and what material do I use? Instead of replying to everybody on an individual basis, I have dedicated…