Design and Simulate Smart Home Networks in Packet Tracer

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In this Guided Project, you will:

The user interface of the Packet Tracer and how to configure network devices.

Simulate computer network operations in real-world environments using Packet Tracer.

C​onnecting IoT devices to create smart home networks in Packet Tracer.

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IntermediateIntermediate
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
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LaptopDesktop only

In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to design computer networks in logical and physical views, connect IoT devices to create smart home networks, and simulate computer networks operation in real-world environments.

Skills you will develop

Information TechnologyComputer Networks

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Getting started with the Packet Tracer interface and creating a logical network topology.

  2. Configuring basic network connectivity and simulating network traffic

  3. Connecting and configuring IoT devices in smart home networks

  4. Simulating network operations in real-world environments

  5. Creating and configuring custom IoT devices in Packet Tracer

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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