Laboratory Facilities

The main Computer Networks Laboratory Facility is housed in Room EPH 402, Eric-Palin Hall (87 Gerrard Street East, 4th floor) of the Ryerson University Campus. We are grateful to our industry partners for their support in developing this unique laboratory facility.  

Partial List of the Computer Networks Laboratory Equipment


Cisco 2600XM Series Routers with Ethernet, Async/Sync Serial WAN, ISDN and Voice interfaces
Cisco 2800 Series Routers with Fast Ethernet, Async/Sync Serial WAN, ISDN and Voice Interfaces 
Cisco 3600 Series Routers with Fast Ethernet, Asyn/Sync Serial WAN, ATM OC-3 and Voice interfaces
Cisco 3700 Series Router 
Cisco7200 Series Router
Cisco7500 Series Router 
Cisco12000 GSR Router
Juniper J2320 Routers with Gigabit Ethernet and Async/Sync Serail WAN Interfaces


Catalyst 2900, 2900-XL and 2950 Series Switches
Catalyst 3550 Series Switches
Catalyst 3750 Series Switches 
Catalyst 5000 Series Switches with Supervisor II and III, Fast Ethernet, ATM OC-3 LANE and Route Switch modules
Catalyst 6500 Switches with MSFC, Gigabit Ethernet and T1 interfaces 
Cisco LightStream 1010 ATM Switches
Juniper EX3200 Switch 
Optical WDM Multiplexers
Cisco Nexus 7000
Cisco Nexus 5000


Cisco 2100 Series Wireless LAN Controllers
Cisco 4100 Series Wireless LAN Controllers
Cisco Aironet 350 Series Wireless LAN's
Cisco Aironet 1100 Series Wireless LAN's
Cisco Aironet 1200 Series Wireless LAN's 
Mobile IP Clients


Cisco ASA 5500 Series Adaprive Security Appliance 
Cisco Secure PIX 525 Firewall
Cisco Secure PIX 515 Firewalls
Cisco Secure Intrusion Detection Systems
Cisco Secure Policy Manager 
CiscoWorks VPN/Security Management Solution
Cisco Secure ACS/UNIX 
Cisco VPN 3005 Concentrators


Cisco Media Convergence Server 7800 series
Cisco Unified Communication Manager (CUCM) software
Cisco CUCM Express
Cisco Unity Express
Cisco 7960G IP Phones
Cisco 7940 IP Phones 
Cisco IP/VC Videoconference Multipoint Control Unit (MCU)
Cisco soft phones
X_Pro Sip Phones
Analog phones


CiscoWorks Network Management Solution
Triticom LANdecoder32
IXIA 1600 Traffic Generator/Performance Analyzer


Cisco MDS 9000 Series Multilayer SAN Switches
Cisco Nexus 7000 Switches
Cisco Nexus 5000 Switches
Brocade SAN Switches
Xyratex Fibre Channel Storage Array 
JMR Fortra Fibre Channel Storage Array
VMware Datacenter Platform Solutions
Citrix XenServer 
Vizioncore Virtualization Management Solutions
HP Proliant Servers


Opnet Modeler Network Simulation Environment 
MATLAB/SIMULINK Computing and Simulation Environment
RTOS/Wind River Tornado Development Environment for VxWorks