About Packet Tracer
Cisco developed Packet Tracer to help Networking Academy students achieve the most optimal learning experience while gaining practical networking technology skills.
Packet Tracer is a powerful network simulation platform inspiring students to experiment with network behavior and ask 'what if' questions. It supplements physical equipment in the classroom by allowing students to create a network with an almost unlimited number of devices, encouraging practice, discovery and troubleshooting.
About Networking Academy: Started in 1997, Cisco Networking Academy is an IT & Networking skills and career building program for learning institutions and individuals worldwide.
Get the most out of your download
The best way to improve your networking skills through Packet Tracer is to enroll in one of the Cisco Networking Academy's introductory courses. Click "Learn More" below to get started.