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How to Get the Right Used Cisco Router for Your Home Lab?

One of the biggest challenges for people getting into the Cisco world knows how to learn the equipment and the systems without completely breaking the bank. This article focuses on affordable options for routers if you haven’t budget for a basic lab, and don’t have access to extensive labs to fulfill your needs. Tips of

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Cisco871 Overview & How to Configure DHCP on 871 and other 880 Series Routers

1. Overview of Cisco 871 router: Cisco 870 Series of integrated services routers are fixed-configuration routers that support multiple types of DSL technologies, broadband cable, and Metro Ethernet connections in small offices. They provide the performance needed to run concurrent services, including: Firewall, intrusion prevention Encryption for VPNs; Optional 802.11b/g for WLAN networking; Quality of

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Cisco 880 router overview

Full tutorial of Cisco 881 & Cisco 888 router functions and available options

General functions of Cisco 881-K9 and Cisco 888 router: The 10/100-Mbps fast Ethernet models of the Cisco 881 Integrated Services Routers combine Internet access, security and wireless services onto a single, secure device. This router offers broadband speeds and simplified management to small businesses, and enterprise small branch and teleworkers. The Cisco 880 Series provides:

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Cheapest and Best Cisco 871 router

Overview and Configuration of Cisco 871 Router

It is obvious that Cisco is a computer networking giant around the world with designing and manufacturing routers, switches and other networking hardware and software for both consumer and enterprise market. The Cisco Router 800 series belongs to the lowest SOHO end. The most popular models in the 800 series are the 880 and 870

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How to Upgrade Flash Memory in a Cisco 877 Router Step by Step?

Generally, to upgrade the flash memory and dynamic RAM (DRAM), you must open the router chassis. You must provide a number 1 Phillips screwdriver and an antistatic mat. The model shown in the following procedure is a Cisco 887 router, but the other Cisco 800 series routers are similar to it. Follow these steps to

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Which is the best router for preparing CCNA Exam & CISCO IOS?

“What is the best router for learning the Cisco IOS?”, or “what is the best router to use to practice for your CCNA exam?”, or even, “what is the best router to connect your home or small business to the Internet?”  While there are certainly less expensive options that might try to fulfill all three of

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Simple Cisco setup for CISCO 881-K9, CISCO 888-K9 and CISCO 891-K9

The 10/100-Mbps fast Ethernet models of the Cisco 880 series Integrated Services Routers combine Internet access, security and wireless services onto a single, secure device. This router offers broadband speeds and simplified management to small businesses, and enterprise small branch and teleworkers. The Cisco 880 Series provides: Firewall Content filtering VPNs, and WLANs, at broadband

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