Teaching with OPNET
OPNET software adds a new dimension to textbook theory when integrated into the curriculum. OPNET solutions incorporate a high fidelity software model that accurately simulates the behavior of a real-world network. By changing the configuration, link capacity, traffic volumes, and characteristics of this virtual network model, professors and students can accurately predict the impact of these changes on the real network. This capability enables a broad range of studies including:
OPTION 1: Full-Feature Software
Apply for OPNET's full-feature commercial software that includes an extensive model library including 800+ protocol and vendor device models with source code, as well as centralized license management. OPNET's world-class Technical Support is available at significantly discounted prices. For a complete list of available products click here.
OPTION 2: IT Guru® Academic Edition
IT Guru Academic Edition provides a targeted feature set optimized for use in introductory level networking courses. It is used with numerous popular text books and accompanying labs.